The auditory cortex is a high-order processing hub of sensory information as well as a modulator of lower auditory pathways. Our research focuses on understanding activity patterns and synaptic connectivity of different auditory cortical neuron types in the healthy and maldeveloped brain.

Jun. Prof. Dr. Jan Hirtz

Room: 13-574
Phone: +49 (0)631-205-4669
Email: hirtz(at)

Assistant: Jasmin Mulroney

Room: 13-570
Phone: +49 (0)631-205-2428
Email: tierphysiologie(at)