Professor, Institute for Psychology, University of Graz, Austria
Mathias Benedek is a senior scientist at the Department of Psychology, University of Graz, Austria. He is interested in individual differences in creativity, intelligence and personality, and his research focuses on cognitive processes underlying creative thought. Dr. Benedek has published numerous empirical articles in the fields of creativity research and cognitive neuroscience. He is a member of the APA Division 10 (Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts), and he holds an M.Sc. from the University of Graz and a Ph.D. from the University of Kiel, Germany.