Dr. rer. biol. hum. Tineke Steiger

Maria-Goeppert-Straße 9a
23562 Lübeck
Gebäude MFC 8, 1. OG, Raum 2

Phone:+49 451 3101 3605
Fax:+49 451 3101 3604


Forschungsinteressen: Altersbedingte neuronale und neuropsychologische Veränderungen, Gedächtnis, Motivation,  EEG, MRT



Seit 2015Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Universität zu Lübeck, Institut für Psychologie I

Doktorandin (Dr. rer. biol. hum.), UKE Hamburg, Institut für Systemische Neurowissenschaften


Mehrmonatige Forschungspraktika in London (Visual Science, City University), Berlin (Neurologie, Charité) und Hamburg (Neuropsychologie, Universität Hamburg)


Studium des Master of Neurosciences (M.Sc.), Universität Bremen


Studium der Biologie (B.Sc.), Universität Bremen




Alejandro RJ, Packard PA, Steiger TK, Fuentemilla L, Bunzeck N. (2021) „Semantic congruence drives long-term memory and similarly affects neural retrieval dynamics in young and older adults”. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience

Biel D, Steiger TK, Bunzeck N. (2021) „Age-related iron accumulation and demyelination in the basal ganglia are closely related to verbal memory and executive functioning”. Scientific Reports

Packard PA, Steiger TK, Fuentemilla L, Bunzeck N. (2020) „Neural oscillations and event-related potentials reveal how semantic congruence drives long-term memory in both young and older humans”. Scientific Reports

Steiger TK, Herweg NA, Menz MM, Bunzeck N. (2019). Working memory performance in the elderly relates to theta-alpha oscillations and is predicted by parahippocampal and striatal integrity. Scientific Reports

Steiger TK, Bunzeck N (2017). Reward dependent invigoration relates to theta oscillations and is predicted by dopaminergic midbrain integrity in healthy elderly. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience

Steiger TK, Weiskopf N, Bunzeck N (2016). Iron level and myelin content in the ventral striatum predict memory performance in the aging brain. The Journal of Neuroscience

Nava E, Steiger TK, Röder B (2014). Both developmental and adult vision shape body representations. Scientific Reports