Cora Kim

PhD candidate

Office: U1.034, MEG Laboratory

Tel.: +49 (0) 9131 85 39222


Research Interests:

  • Brain processes of cognition, emotion, and language
  • Brain oscillations, top-down influences and interrelations
  • Development and learning

Short Biography:

2013 – 2017


2010 – 2011



Postdoc at Brain Language Laboratory / Lecturer in General, Psycho- and Neurolinguistics, Freie Universität Berlin

PhD in Psycholinguistics, Excellence Cluster “Languages of Emotion”, Freie Universität Berlin

Visiting Researcher, Linguistics Department, Stanford University

Research in Danyang and Punggi, South Korea

MA in Linguistics, Philosophy, Chinese Studies, TU Berlin


  • J. Hanna, C. Kim and Müller-Voggel, N. External noise removed from magnetoencephalographic signal using independent component analyses of reference channels. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 335, 108592 (2020).
  • N. Müller-Voggel, C. Kim, J. Hanna, S. Rampp and Keck, A. “How jaw relaxation modulates sound processing in the auditory cortex”, Poster at the Salzburg Mind – Brain Annual Meeting (SAMBA), Salzburg, 2019.
  • R. Tomasello, C. Kim, F. Dreyer, L. Grisoni and Pulvermüller, F. Neurophysiological evidence for rapid processing of verbal and gestural information in understanding communicative actions. Scientific Reports 9, 16285 (2019).
  • A. Semenuks, W. Phillips, I. Dalca, C. Kim and Boroditsky, L. ”Effects of grammatical gender on object description”, Poster at the Psychonomic Society Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 2016.
  • C. Kim, R. Tomasello and Pulvermüller, F. “Italian blues reveal links between language, brain, and behavior”, Poster at the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL) Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, 2014.
  • C. Kim “Komplementsatzkonstruktionen mit mentalen Verben im Erstspracherwerb – Syntax und Semantik in sprachvergleichender Perspektive” (Engl. Complement clause constructions with mental verbs in first language acquisition – syntax and semantics in cross-linguistic perspective), Invited Talk at Sprachwissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Universität Siegen, 2013.
  • C. Kim Entering the ‘community of minds’ in Germany and Korea – a cross-cultural investigation of developing internal state language, theory of mind, and emotion concepts between 3 and 6 years. Doctoral dissertation (open-access publication), Freie Universität Berlin. 2013.
  • C. Kim “Learning to talk about ‘internal states’ – comparing 3 to 6 year old Korean and German preschoolers’ narrations of a wordless picture book”, Presentation at the 17th Workshop on East Asian Languages (WEAL), University of California, Los Angeles, 2011.
  • C. Kim „Three different ideas about language and their influence on linguistic research and theorizing“, Presentation at the 11th Recherches Jeunes Chercheurs (RJC), Université Paris III, Sorbonne Nouvelle, 2008.
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