ao. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Karl Grammer

Consultation hours: Dienstag, 17-18 Uhr

Winter term 2017
Schmitt, DP, Alcalay, L, Allik, J, Alves, ICB, Anderson, CA, Angelini, AL, Asendorpf, JB, Austers, I, Balaguer, I, Baptista, A, Bender, SS, Bennett, K, Bianchi, G, Birashk, B, Bleske-Rechek, A, Boholst, FA, Boothroyd, L, Borja, T, Bos, A, Brainerd, E, Brase, GL, Brites Ferreira, J, Burakova-Lorgnier, M, Byrd, M, Camilleri, JA, Ciani, AC, Caral, LGA, Carnelley, KB, Carvalho, M, Casson, J, Castillo, I, Castro, A, Casullo, M, Chirkov, VI, Choi, J, Cohen, D, Collin-Hansen, CA, Commisso, MA, Consuegra, E, Cordovez, L, Cukur, CS, Cunen, MAB, Cunningham, M, Curl, L, Daniel, P, Denissen, JJA, Desmarais, S, Desouza, E, Diaz-Loving, R, Elias, MS, Endriulaitiene, A, Eremsoy, E, Expósito, F, Falzon, R, Fernandez, AM, Fernando, K, Ferreira, JHBP, Fink, B, Fisher, ML, Fitness, J, Flowers, K, Frederick, D, Fry, S, Fukushima, O, Gaines, SO, Galliher, RV, Gandari, E, Geher, G, Gentile, DA, Geri, JM, Giri, VN, Golden, D, Gordon, F, Gordon, KC, Grammer, K, Grimaldi, L, Giunta, S, Hajdú, E, Halberstadt, J, Hald, G, Halim, MS, Haque, S, Harlem, SK, Hearns, KA, Heaven, P, Helweg-Larsen, M, Herrera, E, Herrera, D, Hertel, J, Hoffmann, H, Høgh-Olesen, H, Houle, BJ, Hudek-Knezevic, J, Jaafar, J, Kafetsios, K, Kardum, I, Kennair, LEO, Khoury, B, Kökény, T, Koller, S, Konrads, S, Kraft, JR, Kuhle, BX, Kun, A, Laireiter, AR, Lányi, K, Lauri, M, Lavy, S, Lawal, OA, Legkauskas, V, Li, C, Lin, HY, Lloyd, R, Locke, KD, Lombardo, SA, Luksik, I, Lythe, B, Lyubomirsky, S, Malinen, S, Martin, HJ, Mashego, TAB, Mills, ME, Mikulincer, M, Mordeno, IG, Moya, M, Ndeya-Ndereya, C, Nelissen, M, Neyer, FJ, Nyborg, H, Oliveira, VB, Opre, A, Osman, SL, Paulhus, DL, Pawlowski, B, Penke, L, Peplau, LA, Petrovic, N, Platek, SM, Podobnik, N, Polonyi, T, Popper, M, Reips, U-D, Rowatt, WC, Ruch, W, Rukuni, MM, Rus, VS, Sagarin, BJ, Sakaguchi, K, Salas, S, Kenneth Sandnabba, N, Santtila, P, Schachner, DA, Schmidt, M, Schütz, A, Shackelford, TK, Shaver, PR, Sibisi, LBT, Sichona, F, Simonetti, F, Sineshaw, T, Souma, T, Stanojevic, TS, Sukiennik, I, Sümer, N, Szeghy, P, Szente, SL, Szlendak, T, Tefera, D, Thoma, N, Tifferet, S, Tkach, C, Tordai, Z, Tranthan, E, Tsaousis, I, Tungaraza, FSK, Van Duynslaeger, M, Van Empelen, P, Van Overwalle, F, Vanwesenbeeck, I, Varella, MAC, Vera-Villarroel, P, Voracek, M, Vorontsov, D, Wan, W, Weiss, P, Welsh, DP, Widyatmoko, S, Woertman, L, Wood, E, Woodward, L, Ye, H, Youn, G & Zupančič, A 2017, 'Narcissism and the strategic pursuit of short-term mating: Universal links across 11 world regions of the international sexuality description project-2' Psychological Topics, vol 26, no. 1, pp. 89-137.



Windhager, S, Thorstensen, T, Grammer, K & Schäfer, K 2012, 'Cars and their faces: Cross-cultural consistency in trait attribution to inanimate objects' 24th Annual Conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society (HBES), Albuquerque, United States, 13/06/12 - 17/06/12, .

Windhager, S, Thorstensen, T, Grammer, K & Schäfer, K 2012, Cars and their faces: Cross-cultural consistency in trait attribution to inanimate objects. in 24th Annual Conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society (HBES).






Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Holzleitner, I 2011, Dance: the Human Body as a Dynamic Motion System. in W Tschacher & C Bergomi (eds), The Implications of Embodiement: Cognition and Communication. Cambridge University Press, Exeter, pp. 173-192.

Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Holzleitner, I 2011, Die Evolution des männlichen Verhaltens. in M Franz & A Karger (eds), Neue Männer - muss das sein?: Risiken und Perspektiven der heutigen Männerrolle. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht GmbH & Co. KG, Göttingen, pp. 229-244.


Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Schmehl, S 2011, Embodiment and expressive communication on the internet. in A Kappas & NC Kraemer (eds), Face-to-Face Communication over the Internet. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 237-279.

Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2011, Our preferences: Why we like, what we like. in UJ Frey, C Störmer & KP Willführ (eds), Essential building blocks of human nature. Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 95-108.


Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E, Holzleitner, I & Haslinger, B 2011, Sexy Gehirne - Evolution, Hormone und Denken. in H Fink & R Rosenzweig (eds), Mann, Frau, Gehirn. Geschlechterdifferenz und Neurowissenschaft. Mentis, Paderborn, pp. 33-50.


Fladung, A-K, Grön, G, Grammer, K, Herrnberger, B, Schilly, E, Grasteit, S, Wolf, RC, Walter, H & von Wietersheim, J 2010, 'A Neural Signature of Anorexia Nervosa in the Ventral Striatal Reward System' American Journal of Psychiatry, vol 167, no. 2, pp. 206-212. DOI: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2009.09010071






Lenochova, P, Havlicek, J, Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Roberts, C 2009, 'Do perfumes mask or interact with body odor?' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .


Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2009, 'Sex differences in risk taking behavior' Conference of the Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society at Oswego, United States, 8/07/09, .

Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2009, 'Sex differences in risk taking behavior' Summer Institute of the International Society of Human Ethology, Orono, Maine, United States, 5/07/09, .

Grammer, K, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Schmehl, S 2009, 'The dynamics of smiles and brow movements' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .

Oberzaucher, E, Katina, S, Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Blantar, I & Grammer, K 2009, 'The female face signals ovulation through subtle shape and texture change' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .

Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2009, 'The signal quality of head movements' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .


Atzmüller, M, Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, Body movement and human recognition of sensation seeking. in M Costa & S Tampellini (eds), Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher, Bologna, pp. 105-106.

Atzmüller, M, Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, 'Body movement and human recognition of sensation seeking' 19th International Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy, 13/07/08 - 17/07/08, .

Windhager, S, Slice, D, Schäfer, K, Oberzaucher, E, Thorstensen, T & Grammer, K 2008, Car fronts as (human) faces: Overperception errors as evolutionary stable strategy? in M Costa & S Tampellini (eds), Abstracts of the XIX Biennial Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology: Alma Mater Studiorum. University of Bologna. Italy. July 13 – 18, 2008. International Society for Human Ethology, pp. 54-55.


Lenochova, P, Havlicek, J, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, Do perfumes mask or interact with body odor? in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.


Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, Everything is movement: on the nature of embodied communication. in I Wachsmuth, M Lenzen & G Knoblich (eds), Embodied communication. Oxford University Press, pp. 151-177.


Arendt, F, Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E, Schmehl, S & Holzleitner, I 2008, 'Gender Differences in Hand Gestures'.

Windhager, S, Slice, DE, Bookstein, F, Thorstensen, T, Grammer, K & Schäfer, K 2008, Generalizing morphological correlates of maturity: Visualization and perception. in 16th Congress of the European Anthropological Association, Odense, Denmark. pp. 160.

Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Fieder, M 2008, Mate selection and outcomes in a real world sample. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy. International Society for Human Ethology.

Kopp, S, Allwood, J, Grammer, K, Ahlsen, E & Stocksmeier, T 2008, 'Modelling feedback with virtual humans' Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 4930/2008.


Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, Phytophilia: Effects of plants on human cognition and room perception. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, 'Phytophilia: Effects of plants on human cognition and room perception' 19th International Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy, 13/07/08 - 17/07/08, .


Holzleitner, I, Schmehl, S, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, The dynamics of smiles and brow movements. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.


Oberzaucher, E, Blantar, I, Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Katina, S & Grammer, K 2008, The myth of hidden ovulation: How the face changes during the menstrual cycle. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Schmehl, S, Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Holzleitner, I 2008, 'The quality of movements'.

Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, The sexy voice: Fluctuating asymmetry and voice quality? in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, The signal quality of head movements. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, 'The signal quality of head movements' 19th International Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy, 13/07/08 - 17/07/08, .




Moser, E, Derntl, B, Robinson, S, Fink, B, Gur, R & Grammer, K 2007, 'Amygdala activation at 3T in response to human and avatar facial expressions of emotions' Journal of Neuroscience Methods, vol 161, no. 1, pp. 126-133.


Grammer, K, Kopp, S, Allwood, J, Stockmeyer, T, Ahlsen, E & Oberzaucher, E 2007, Human Machine Interfaces and Embodied Communication. in G Kempter & M Dontschewa (eds), Informieren mit Computeranimation: Zusammenfassung der Beiträge zum Usability Day V. Pabst Science Publishers, Lengerich, pp. 23-37.

Penn, D, Oberzaucher, E, Grammer, K, Fischer, G, Soini, HA, Wiesler, D, Novotny, MV, Dixon, S, XU, Y & Brereton, RG 2007, 'Individual and Gender Fingerprints in Human Body Odour' Journal of the Royal Society. Interface, vol 4, no. 13, pp. 331-340.


Mehu, M, Grammer, K & dunbar, R 2007, 'Smiles when sharing' Evolution and Human Behavior, vol 28, no. 6, pp. 415-422.

Allwood, J, Grammer, K, Kopp, S & Ahlsen, E 2006, A framework for analyzing embodied communicative feedback in multimodal corpora. in LREC 2006 Workshop on Multimodal Corpora,Genoa, Italy. Unknown publisher.






Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2006, The Reconstruction of Facial Expressions in Embodied Systems: New Approaches to an Old Problem. in Unknown host publication title. ZIF Mitteilungen, Unknown publisher, pp. 14-31.


Novotny, MV, Soini, HA, Klouckova, I, Wiesler, D, Oberzaucher, E, Grammer, K, Dixon, S & Penn, D 2006, 'Volatile constitutents of human skin: Genetic factors and biochemical individuality' Chemical Senses, vol 31, no. 5.

Fink, B, Grammer, K & Kappeler, P 2006, 'Zum Verlieben schön' Spektrum der Wissenschaft, pp. 28-35.



Grammer, K, Møller, AP, Fink, B & Manning, JT 2005, 'Physical attractiveness and health: Comment on Weeden and Sabini (2005)' Psychological Bulletin, vol 131, no. 5, pp. 658-661.





Fink, B, Manning, JT, Neave, N & Grammer, K 2004, 'Second to fourth digit ratio and facial asymmetry' Evolution and Human Behavior, vol 25, no. 2, pp. 125-132.


Bechinie, M & Grammer, K 2003, Charisma cam: A prototype of an Intelligent digital sensory organ for virtual humans. in T Rist (ed.), Intelligent Virtual Agents. IVA 2003: 4th International Workshop, IVA 2003, Kloster Irsee, Germany, September 15-17, 2003. Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2792, Springer-Verlag Berlin, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 212-216. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-39396-2_35


Janovic, T, Ivkovic, V, Nazor, D, Grammer, K & Jovanovic, V 2003, 'Empathy, communication, deception' Collegium Antropologicum, vol 27, no. 2, pp. 809-822.





Ackerl, K, Atzmüller, M & Grammer, K 2002, 'The scent of fear' Neuroendocrinology Letters, vol 23, no. 2, pp. 79-84.

Muscarella, F, Fink, B, Grammer, K & Kirk-Smith, MD 2001, 'Homosexual orientation in males: Evolutionary and ethological aspects' Neuroendocrinology Letters, vol 22, no. 6, pp. 393-400.


Kohl, J, Atzmüller, M, Fink, B & Grammer, K 2001, 'Human pheromones: Integrating neuroendocrinology and ethology' Neuroendocrinology Letters, vol 22, no. 5, pp. 309-321.

Eibl-Eibesfeldt, I, Grammer, K & Fedor-Freybergh, PG 2001, 'Letter to the editor' Neuroendocrinology Letters, vol 22, no. 6.

Johnston, VS, Hagel, R, Franklin, M, Fink, B & Grammer, K 2001, 'Male facial attractiveness: Evidence for hormone-mediated adaptive design' Evolution and Human Behavior, vol 22, no. 4, pp. 251-267.

Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2001, Phytophilie, die positiven Auswirkungen von Pflanzen auf kognitive Vorgänge. in M Schultz (ed.), Homo - unsere Herkunft und Zukunft: Proceedings 4. Kongress der Gesellschaft für Anthropologie e.V. (GfA): Potsdam, 25.-28. Sept. 2000. Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen, pp. 171-175.











Schäfer, K & Grammer, K 1997, Wohlbefinden in Wohnanlagen- Eine Humanethologische Feldstudie. in D Röller (ed.), Stadt und Mensch zwischen Chaos und Ordnung: Referate des Internationalen Semiotischen Symposions zur Stadtanthropologie 1994. Lang, Frankfurt, Berlin, u.a., pp. 161-170.



Embodiment: New Approaches from an Ethological Point of View

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
5 Jul 2011

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Embodiment: Understanding by Doing.

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
5 Jul 2011

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Simulating Appraisal Processes of Emotional Events?

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
5 Jul 2011

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The Duration Effect in Rating Studies - Quantity instead of Quality?

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
5 Jul 2011

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Cognition and Hormones in Females: Associative Networks and Knowledge Organization.

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
23 Jun 2011

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The Case of Mulay Ismael the Bloodthirsty: Fact or Fancy?

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
23 Jun 2011

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The Case of Mulay Ismael the Bloodthirsty: Fact or Fancy?

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
1 Apr 2011

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Fast and Frugal Algorithms: Error Management in Games.

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
24 Mar 2011

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Sequences in human mate selection and decision making

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
10 Jul 2009

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Sex differences in humor appreciation: An observational approach

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
9 Jul 2009

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Eternal beauty. Introducing the 4th dimension to the research on facial attractiveness

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
8 Jul 2009

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Sex differences in humor appreciation: An observational approach

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
6 Jul 2009

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Mate selection and outcomes in a real world sample: evolutionary perspectives

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
7 Apr 2009

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Principles of growth perception: does the human face processing pathway generalize to cars?

Grammer, K. (Contributor)
1 Apr 2009

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Generalizing morphological correlates of maturity: Visualization and perception.

Grammer, K. (Contributor)
28 Aug 2008

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The sexy voice: Fluctuating asymmetry and voice quality.

Grammer, K. (Speaker)
16 Jul 2008

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Car fronts as (human) faces: Overperception errors as evolutionary stable strategy?

Grammer, K. (Contributor)
13 Jul 2008

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Do perfumes mask or interact with body odour

Grammer, K. (Contributor)
13 Jul 2008

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How the body moves an audience.Personality speeches

Grammer, K. (Contributor)
13 Jul 2008

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Department für Evolutionäre Anthropologie

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karl.grammer@univie.ac.at