Mats B. Küssner is a Lecturer in the Department of Musicology and Media Studies at Humboldt University, Berlin. His research focuses on multimodal perception and imagery of music, emotional responses to music, and performance science. Before moving to Berlin, he was Peter Sowerby Research Associate in Performance Science at the Royal College of Music. Mats completed his PhD within the AHRC Research Centre for Musical Performance as Creative Practice at King’s College London, investigating embodied cross-modal mappings of sound and music. His work has been published in Psychology of Music, Empirical Musicology Review, Music & Science, Literary and Linguistic Computing, Frontiers in Psychology, NeuroImage and PLOS ONE. He is currently co-editing a special issue on Music, Emotion, and Visual Imagery, to be published in Psychomusicology: Music, Mind, and Brain in 2019.
Musicology and Media Studies