Address

UMC Utrecht Brain Center,
Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery
University Medical Center Utrecht
Internal mail G03.124, room G03.122
P.O. Box 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht
The Netherlands

Contact Information

Email: N.F.Ramsey @ umcutrecht.nl

Research Interests

  • Brain-Computer Interface
  • Cognition
  • ECoG
  • Epilepsy
  • fMRI
  • Neuroimaging
  • Sensorimotor integration
  • Speech decoding
  • Visual processing

Nick Ramsey

Principal Investigator
Full professor in Cognitive Neuroscience

  

 

Biography

Nick Ramsey has a degree in Psychology and a PhD in neuro-psychopharmacology, both from the University of Utrecht (Curriculum Vitae). He became a specialist in cognitive neuroimaging in the US (National Institutes of Health) and applies modern techniques, including high-field (7 Tesla) fMRI and intracranial EEG, to questions on working memory, language, and sensorimotor function with a focus on Brain-Computer Interfaces.

Education

  1. 1991

    PhD

    UMC Utrecht Brain Center, Department of Pharmacology, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands
  2. 1987

    Master degree

    Psychology, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands
  3. 1983

    Bachelor degree

    Psychology, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands

Career

  1. 1992-1994
    Fogarty Fellowship
    National Institute in Alcohol abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, USA
  2. 1994-1995
    Fogarty Fellowship
    National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, USA
  3. 1995-1999
    Assistant Professor (junior onderzoeker)
    Department Psychiatry, UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
  4. 1996-Present
    Head of the functional MRI research unit
    UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
  5. 1999-2006
    Associate Professor (senior onderzoeker)
    Department of Psychiatry, UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
  6. 2006-2007
    Associate Professor (senior onderzoeker)
    Department of Neurosurgery, UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
  7. 2007-2010
    Professor at the Department of Social Sciences
    University of Utrecht, the Netherlands
  8. 2007-Present
    Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery
    UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
  9. 2015-Present
    Co-Founder & CSO of Braincarta
    Spin-off from the UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands

Awards & Prizes

  • 2018
    Joannes Juda Groen Senior prize
    Joannes Juda Groen Stichting voor Intersiciplinair Gedragswetenschappelijk Onderzoek
  • 2013
    Editors Choice Award Best Paper
    Neuroimage
  • 2012
    Editors Choice Award Best Paper
    Human Brain Mapping