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Curriculum Vitae - Melanie Ring, Dr. phil.

Curriculum Vitae - Melanie Ring, Dr. phil.

Professional Experience

Education & Training

Honors and Memberships

Additional Qualifications


Research interests

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Learning, memory, relational binding, spatial navigation
  • Anxiety

Publications

  • Desaunay P, Briant A, Bowler DM, Ring M, Gérardin P, Guénolé F, Eustache F, Parienti JJ, & Guillery-Girard B: Memory in autism spectrum disorder: A meta-analysis of experimental studies, in press, 2019. doi: 10.1037/bul0000225
  • Ring M, Bowler DM, Gaigg SB: A physiological marker of recognition memory in adults with autism spectrum disorder? – The pupil old/new effect, Autism Research, 13(4), 627-40, 2019.  doi: 10.1002/aur.2251
  • Ring M, Gaigg SB, Altgassen M, Barr P, Bowler DM: Allocentric versus egocentric spatial memory in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 48(6), 2101-11, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10803-018-3465-5
  • Ring M, Gaigg S, Barr P, Bowler DM: Testing allocentric versus egocentric spatial navigation using the watermaze task in humans. 2019, September 27. Retrieved from osf.io/dvfwb
  • Ring M, Gaigg SB, de Condappa O, Wiener JM, & Bowler DM: Spatial navigation from same and different directions: The role of executive functions, memory and attention in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Research, 11(5), 798-810, 2018. doi: 10.1002/aur.1924
  • Constable PA, Ring M, Gaigg SB, & Bowler DM: Problem-solving styles in autism spectrum disorder and the development of higher cognitive functions. Autism, 1-12, 2017. doi: 10.1177/1362361317691044
  • Ring M, Derwent CLT, Gaigg SB & Bowler DM: Structural learning difficulties implicate altered hippocampal functioning in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 126(6), 793-804, 2017. doi: 10.1037/abn0000277
  • Ring M, Bowler DM, & Gaigg SB: An eye-movement study of explicit and implicit relational memory in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47(10), 2981-91, 2017. doi: 10.1007/s10803-017-3212-3
  • Semino S, Ring M, Bowler DM, & Gaigg SB: The influence of task demands, verbal ability and executive functions on item and source memory in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 48(1), 184-97, 2017. doi: 10.1007/s10803-017-3299-6
  • Ring M, Gaigg SB, & Bowler DM: Relational memory processes in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Research, 9(1), 97-106, 2016. doi: 10.1002/aur.1493 – highly cited paper year 2016 (ISI Web of Knowledge)
  • Ipser A, Ring M, Murphy J, Gaigg SB, & Cook R: Similar exemplar pooling processes underlie the learning of facial identity and handwriting style: Evidence from typical observers and individuals with autism. Neuropsychologia, 85, 169-76, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2016.03.017
  • Ring M, Gaigg SB, & Bowler DM: Object-location memory in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Research, 8(5), 609-19, 2015. doi: 10.1002/aur.1478

Conference presentations

Since 2011, I participated in 17 scientific national and international conferences with 12 poster and 5 oral presentations and 1 workshop.


Scholarships

I received about 78.500 EUR (e.g. PhD funding at City, University of London, UK; travel grants from WGAS, Erasmus, Neuroelectrics, INSAR, Experimental Psychology Society Grindley Grant, Autismus Chemnitz e.V. and Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der TU Dresden


Current Responsibilities

  • A-FFIP - Multizentrische, randomisierte, kontrollierte Studie des Frankfurter Frühinterventionsprogramms für Kleinkinder und Vorschulkinder mit Autismus-Spektrum-Störung
  • ASS & Angst

Contact 

Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus
Technische Universität Dresden
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Fetscherstraße 74, 01307 Dresden

+49 351 458 7126