Contact

+49 (441) 229-1490

+49 (441) 229-1997

Postal address: University Department of Visceral Surgery, Pius Hospital Oldenburg, Georgstr. 12, 26121 Oldenburg, Germany.

Visiting address: Grüne Str. 6, 26121 Oldenburg, ground floor

Dr. rer. nat. Verena Uslar

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Degrees

  • 2014 Doctorate: Speech perception, age, and hearing loss: Methods to assess the balance between bottom-up and top-down processing.
  • 2008 Master of Science Hearing Technology & Audiology : Perception of distortion in hearing aids
  • 2004 Diploma Biology : Comodulation masking release in mice

 

Professional experience

Since 01/2020 Scientific Head of Research Department, Post-Doc, Medical Campus University of Oldenburg, University Hospital for Visceral Surgery

06/2015 - 01/2020 Research Associate, Post-Doc, Medical Campus University of Oldenburg, University Hospital for Visceral Surgery

07/2014 - 05/2015 Research Associate, Post-Doc, Medical Physics Group, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg

02/2008 - 07/2014 Research Assistant , HörTech gGmbH, Oldenburg & Medical Physics Group, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg

09/2005 - 10/2007 Research Assistant, Zoophysiology & Behaviour Group, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg

11/2004 - 12/2005 Documentation assistant & audiologist on duty, Hörzentrum Oldenburg gGmbH, Oldenburg

 

Expertise

  • Proposal writing (e.g. externally funded project and ethics applications)
  • Project supervision and administration (incl. finances)
  • Planning, implementation and statistical evaluation of clinical studies and studies in the perioperative setting
  • Publication in national and international journals
  • Presentations at national and international conferences
  • Supervision of students, master and doctoral theses & student assistants
  • Planning, implementation and evaluation of audiological, psychoacoustic and cognitive measurements in the context of various (hearing aid) studies with different groups of subjects (children and adults, normal and hearing impaired)
  • Development of sentence test material (OLACS; Oldenburg Linguistically & Audiologically Controlled Sentences)
  • Acquisition of test persons
  • Planning, organisation and implementation of training courses, guided tours in the House of Hearing and of the Summer School in the PhD programme Neurosensory Science and Systems
  • Matlab programming: DSP & user interfaces
  • Planning, implementation and evaluation of psychoacoustic experiments with animals (mice, gerbils, starlings)
  • Animal care
(Changed: 2021-10-13)