Curriculum vitae

Dagmar Timmann, MD

Research areas

Physiology and pathophysiology of the human cerebellum, role of the cerebellum in
motor control, learning and cognition, clinical neuroscience.

Academic education

1988 MD, University of Tübingen, Germany
1990 Dr. med., University of Tübingen
1996 Specialist in Neurology
1998 Habilitation with the venia legendi for Neurology, University of Essen, Germany

Academic positions

  • 1989-1993 Intern/resident Department of Neurology, University Clinic Essen, Germany
  • 1993-1994 Postdoc at the Arizona State University (Dr. G. Stelmach), Tempe, and Barrow Neurological Institute (Dr. J. Bloedel), Phoenix, Arizona, USA
  • 1994-1995 Postdoc at the R.S. Dow Neurological Sciences Institute (Dr. F. Horak), Portland, Oregon, USA
  • 1995-1997 Resident Department of Neurology, University Clinic Essen
  • 1998-1999 Postdoc at the University of Western Ontario, Department of Physiology (Dr. J. Hore), London, Ontario, Canada
  • since 2000 Associate Professor (C3) of Experimental Neurology, Department of Neurology, University Clinic Essen
  • 2006 Visiting Scientist at the University of Western Ontario, Department of Physiology (Dr. J. Hore), London, Ontario, Canada
  • 2011 Visiting Scientist at the Human Sensorimotor Control Laboratory (Dr. J. Konczak), University of Minnesota, USA

Further activities

since 1997 Medical advisory board, German Heredo-Ataxia Society
since 2000 Head of the Ataxia Clinic, Department of Neurology, University Clinic Essen
since 2006 Deputy chairman of the Human research ethics committee, University Clinic Essen
2007-2012 Treasurer, Society for Research on Cerebellum
since 2016 Associated Principle Investigator Erwin L. Hahn Institute of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Publications

A current list of publications can be found in the PubMed database.