Do research with us

and take part in our scientific studies

Are you interested in participating in a study at our institute in Cologne?
Click here to access our registration form:


Requirements for participation in the study

  • Age: 18 to 80 years
  • General Proficiency in German

What are we researching?

We investigate the connection between metabolism, brain and behaviour.
Your participation in studies enables us to investigate exciting questions such as:

  • How do complex processes in the body control our behaviour?
  • How do eating habits change our taste experience?

How does participation in a study work?

  • Location: Max-Planck-Institut for Metabolism Research on the campus of the University Hospital Cologne
  • Duration: 1 to 5 hours (depending on the study)
  • Compensation: 10-15 € / hour

We use a selection of different methods in our studies.

After completing the registration form, you will receive invitations to participate in studies that match your profile. We will provide you with detailed information about the procedures and available dates.

We look forward to having you with us!

Find out more about Marc Tittgemeyer's research group, which is conducting the studies more
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