Prof. Dr. Ester Reijnen

Prof. Dr. Ester Reijnen

Prof. Dr. Ester Reijnen
ZHAW Angewandte Psychologie
Pfingstweidstrasse 96
8005 Zürich

+41 (0) 58 934 83 14

Persönliches Profil

Tätigkeit an der ZHAW als

Leiterin Fachgruppe Angewandte Kognitionspsychologie

Arbeits- und Forschungsschwerpunkte, Spezialkenntnisse

Objektwahrnehmung und selektive Aufmerksamkeit, Visuelle Suche

Aus- und Fortbildung

2002 Studium Klinische Psychologie (1. Nebenfach: Allg. Psychologie, 2. Nebenfach: komb. med. Nebenfach), lic. phil., Universität Basel
2006 Promotion (Dr. phil.), Universität Basel

Beruflicher Werdegang

2008-2009: „Visual Attention Laboratory“ (Prof. Dr. Jeremy Wolfe), Harvard Medical School & Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA (Stipendium: Schweizerischer Nationalfonds)
6/2011-7/2011: "Chinese Academy of Sciences“ (Prof. Dr. Lin Chen), Peking, China (Stipendium: ETH)
2/2012-3/2013: "Center for Advanced StudiesLMU“ (Prof. Dr. Michael Zehetleitner), München, Deutschland (Stipendium: Center for Advanced StudiesLMU)



Beiträge, peer-reviewed

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    "Times are changing" – Why People Change The Way They Travel. Finding And Explaining Specific Reasons for Changes in Travel Modes

    : Kongressbeitrag.

    In: BEHAVE 2016. 4th European Conference on Behaviour and Energy Efficiency. Coimbra: University Coimbra. Peer reviewed.

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    Energy Efficient Technology - Badly Communicated

    : The Importance of Energy Label Design.

    In: Cognitive Psychology Section Annual Conference. Kongress. (2. September 2016). Barcelona: British Psychological Society. Peer reviewed.

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    Plane or Train? CO-2-Emission Information, Price and Some Other Factors Explaining Travel Mode Choices by Millennials

    : Kongressbeitrag.

    In: BEHAVE 2016. 4th Conference on Behaviour and Energy Efficiancy. Coimbra: Universtiy of Coimbra. Peer reviewed.

Publikationen vor Tätigkeit an der ZHAW

Zeitschriftenbeiträge (peer reviewed):

Evans, K. K., Horowitz, T. S., Howe, P., Pedersini, R., Reijnen, E., Pinto, Y., Kuzmova, Y. and Wolfe, J. M. (2011). Visual attention. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science, 2, 503-514.

Huggenberger, H. J., Suter, S. E., Reijnen, E., & Schachinger, H. (2009). Cradling Side Preference is Associated with Lateralized Processing of Baby Facial Expressions in Females. Brain and Cognition, 70, 67-72.

Lindsey, D. T., Brown, A. M., Reijnen, E., Rich, A. N., Kuzmova, Y. I., & Wolfe, J. M. (2010). Color channels, not color categories, guide visual search for desaturated color targets. Psychological Science, 21, 1208-1214.

Métrailler, Y. A., Reijnen, E., Kneser, C., & Opwis, K. (2008). Scientific problem solving in a virtual laboratory: A comparison between individuals and pairs. Swiss Journal of Psychology, 67, 71-83.

Reijnen, E., Stöcklin, M., Wallach, D., Kassuba, T., & Opwis, K. (2007). Color similarity in visual search. Swiss Journal of Psychology, 66, 191-199.

Reijnen, E., Walder, F., Stöcklin, M., Wallach, D., & Opwis, K. (2005). Measuring the components of attention in a single task: An exploratory study. In K. Opwis & I.-K. Penner (Eds.), Proceedings of KogWis05: The German Cognitive Science Conference 2005 (pp. 155-160). Basel: Schwabe.

Reijnen, E., Wolfe, J. M., & Krummenacher, J. (2013). Coarse guidance by numerosity in visual search. Attention Perception & Psychophysics, 75, 16-28.

Wolfe, J., Reijnen, E., Horowitz, T., Pedersini, R., Pinto, Y., & Hulleman, J. (2011). How does our search engine “see” the world? The case of amodal completion. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 73, 1054-1064.

Wolfe, J. M., Reijnen, E., van Wert M. J., Kuzmova, Y. I. (2009). In visual search, guidance by surface type is different than classic guidance. Vision Research, 49, 765-773.

Penner, I.-K., Reijnen, E., & Opwis, K. (2006). Gedächtnis. In K. Schweizer (Hrsg.), Leistung und Leistungsdiagnostik (S. 33-51). Heidelberg: Springer Medizin Verlag.

Reijnen, E., Penner, I.-K., & Opwis, K. (2006). Gedächtnisdiagnostik. In K. Schweizer (Hrsg.), Leistung und Leistungsdiagnostik (S. 102-111). Heidelberg: Springer Medizin Verlag.