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2018 & in press

Osinsky, R., Holst, K., & Ulrich, N. (2018). When two become one: Electrocortical correlates of the  integration of multiple action consequences. International Journal of Psychophysiology,132,252-261.



Osinsky, R., Karl, C., & Hewig, J. (2017). Dispositional Anxiety and Frontal-midline Theta: On the Modulatory Influence of Sex and Situational Threat. Journal of Personality, 85, 300-312.

• Schmidt, B., Mussel, P., Osinsky, R., Rasch, B., Debener, S., & Hewig, J. (2017). Work first then play: Prior task difficulty increases motivation-related brain responses in a risk game. Biological Psychology, 126, 82-88.

• Reutter, M., Hewig, J., Wieser, M., & Osinsky, R. (2017). The N2pc component reliably captures attentional bias in social anxiety. Psychophysiology, 54, 519-527.

Osinsky, R., Ulrich, N., Mussel, P., Feser, L., Gunawardena, A., & Hewig, J. (2017). The feedback-related negativity reflects the combination of instantaneous and long-term values of decision outcomes. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29, 424-434.

• Wang, Y., Zhang, Z., Bai, L., Lin, C., Osinsky,. R., & Hewig, J. (2017). Ingroup/outgroup membership modulates fairness consideration: neural signatures from ERPs and EEG oscillations. Scientific Reports, 7:39827.



• Mussel, P., Ulrich, N., Allen, J.J.B, Osinsky, R., Hewig, J. (2016). Patterns of theta oscillation reflect the neural basis for individual differences in epistemic motivation. Scientific Reports, 6:29245.

• Karl., C., Hewig, J., & Osinsky, R. (2016). Passing faces: Sequence dependent variations in the perceptual processing of emotional faces. Social Neuroscience, 11(5), 531-544.

Osinsky, R., Seeger, J., Mussel, P., & Hewig, J. (2016). Face-induced expectancies influence neural mechanisms of performance monitoring. Cognitive Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 16(2), 261-275.

• Munk, A.J.L., Wielpütz, C., Osinsky, R., Müller, E.M., Grant, P., & Hennig, J. (2016). Specific Reaction Patterns to Distinct Positive Emotional Cues Related to Incentive Motivation in Dependence of the Taq1A-Polymorphism: Molecular Genetic Associations of Early and Late Event-Related Potentials. Neuropsychobiology, 73(1), 23-34.

• Riepl, K., Mussel, P., Osinsky, R., & Hewig, J. (2016). Influences of State and Trait Affect on Behavior, Feedback-Related Negativity, and P3b in the Ultimatum Game. PlosOne, 11, e0146358.



• Hewig, J., Kraus, U., Mussel, P., Osinsky, R., & Paelecke, M. (2015). Personality Assessment. In James Wright (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). Oxford: Elsevier.

• Mussel, P., Reiter, A., Osinsky, R., & Hewig, J. (2015). State and trait greed, its impact on risky decision making and underlying neural mechanism. Social Neuroscience, 10, 126-134.



Osinsky, R., Wilisz, D., Kim, Y., Karl, C., & Hewig, J. (2014). Does a single session of Attentional Bias Modification influence early neural mechanisms of spatial attention? An ERP study. Psychophysiology, 51(10), 982-989.

Osinsky, R., Walter, H., & Hewig, J. (2014). What is and what could have been. An ERP study on counterfactual comparisons. Psychophysiology, 51(8), 773-781.

Osinsky, R., Mussel, O., Öhrlein, L., & Hewig, J. (2014). A neural signature of the creation of social evaluation. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9(6), 731-736.



• Klucken, T., Alexander, N., Schweckendiek, J., Merz, C.J., Kagerer S., Osinsky, R., Walter, B., Vaitl, D., Hennig, J., Stark, R. (2013). Individual differences in neural correlates of fear conditioning as a function of 5-HTTLPR and stressful life events. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 8(3), 318-325.



Osinsky, R., Mussel, P., & Hewig, J. (2012). Feedback-related potentials and sequential order of decision outcomes in a gambling task. Psychophysiology, 49(12), 1579-1589.

• Krieger, K.H, Esch, F.-R., Osinsky, R., & Hennig, J. (2012). Die Aktivierungskraft von Guerilla Produktinszenierungen: Ein Vergleich von Guerilla Marketing und klassischer Plakatwerbung mittels Aktivierungsindikatoren im EEG [Activation power of guerilla product placement: A comparison between Guerilla Marketing and classic poster advertising using activation indices in the EEG]. Marketing ZFP – Journal of Research and Management, 34(3), 196-212.

• Alexander, N., Klucken, T., Koppe, G., Osinsky, R., Walter, B., Vaitl, D., Sammer, G., Stark, R., Hennig, J. (2012). Interaction of 5-HTTLPR and environmental adversity: increased amygdala-hypothalamus connectivity as a potential mechanism linking neural and endocrine hyper-reactivity. Biological Psychiatry, 72(1), 49-56.

Osinsky, R., Lösch, A., Hennig, J., Alexander, N., & MacLeod, C. (2012). Attentional bias to negative information and 5-HTTLPR genotype interactively predict students emotional reactivity to first University semester. Emotion, 12(3), 460-469.

Osinsky, R., Hewig, J., Alexander, N., & Hennig, J. (2012). COMT Val158Met genotype and the common basis of error and conflict monitoring. Brain Research, 1452, 108-118. • Van der Lugt, A.H., Banfield, J.F., Osinsky, R., & Münte, T.F. (2012). Brain potentials show rapid activation of implicit attitudes towards young and old people. Brain Research, 1429, 98-105.

Osinsky, R., Gebhardt, H., Alexander, N., & Hennig, J. (2012). Trait anxiety and the dynamics of attentional control. Biological Psychology, 89(1), 252-259.

• Alexander, N., Osinsky, R., Mueller, E., Schmitz, A., Guentert, S.J., Kuepper, Y., & Hennig, J. (2011). Genetic variants within the dopaminergic system interact to modulate endocrine stress reactivity and recovery. Behavioural Brain Research, 216(1),53-58.



Osinsky, R., Alexander, N., Gebhardt, H., & Hennig, J. (2010). Trait anxiety and dynamic adjustments in conflict-processing. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 10 (3), 372-381.

Osinsky, R., Alexander, N., Schmitz, A., Küpper, Y., Müller, E., Beer, L., Köppe, L., & Hennig, J. (2010). Genetic influences on implicit measures of personality. Journal of Individual Differences, 31(3), 115-123.

• Alexander, N., Osinsky, R., Schmitz, A., Müller, E., Küpper, Y., Hennig, J. (2010). The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism affects HPA-axis reactivity to acute stress. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 35(6),949-953.

• Küpper, Y., Alexander, N., Osinsky, R., Kozyra, E., Schmitz, E., Netter, P., & Hennig, J. (2010). Aggression - interactions of serotonin and testosterone in healthy men and women. Behavioural Brain Research, 206(1), 93-100.



• Alexander, N., Küpper, Y., Schmitz, A., Osinsky, R., Kozyra, E., & Hennig, J. (2009) Gene-environment interactions predict cortisol responses after acute stress: implications for the etiology of depression. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 34(9), 1294-1303.

Osinsky, R., Schmitz, A., Alexander, N., Küpper, Y., Kozyra, E., Hennig, J. (2009). TPH2 gene variation and conflict-processing in a cognitive and an emotional Stroop task. Behavioural Brain Research, 198(2), 404-410.

• Schmitz, A., Kirsch, P., Reuter, M., Alexander, N., Kozyra, E., Kuepper, Y., Osinsky, R., Hennig, J. (2009). The 5-HT1A C(-1019)G polymorphism, personality and electrodermal reactivity in a reward/punishment paradigm. Int J Neuropsychopharmacology, 12(3), 383-392.



Osinsky, R., Reuter, M., Küpper, Y., Schmitz, A., Kozyra, E., Alexander, N., Hennig J. (2008). Variation in the serotonin transporter gene modulates selective attention to threat. Emotion, 8(4), 584-588.