Andrea Burri

Andrea Burri, Dr. sc.

Workgroup leader "Molecular Epidemiology of Somatoform and Sexual Disorders"

Tel.: +41 44 635 74 97

a.burri@psychologie.uzh.ch

Postal address

Dr. Andrea Buri
Binzmühlestr. 14/9
8050 Zurich
Office: BIN 4.A.22

Current Professional Appointments

SNF Ambizione Fellow University of Zurich, Institute of Psychology, Clinical Psychology Children/Adolescents & Pair/Family
Honorary Research Associate at the Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, Kings College London

Past Professional Appointments

2010-2012Lecturer at the Abo Akademi, Turku, Finland and the University of Zurich
2010-2012Head of Psychology, Burnout m3 GmBH
2011-2012Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, Kings College London
2010-2011Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Queen Mary University of London, School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
2010Project leader Behavioral Genetics, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London
2005-2007Research Assistant ETH Zurich, Institute for Biology and Psychoneuroendocrinology
2005-2006Research Assistant, University Clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf, Institute for Forensic Psychiatry
2005-2006Psychologist, Assessment Center Atrain

Education

2007-2010Doctor of Science
King`s College London, School of Medicine, Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology
2002-2007MSc in Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy
Minor field study: Psychopathology
2005-2007MSc in Sexual Sciences
University Clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf, Institute for Forensic Psychiatry

Teaching

2013University of Zurich, Institute of Clinical Psychology
Lecturer. Full semester seminar (MSc level) on “Sexual dysfunction: Definition, Aetiology and Treatment”
2013University of Zurich, Institute of Psychopathology and Clinical Intervention
Lecturer. Full semester seminar (MSc level) on “Gender and Psychopathology”
2012/2013University of Zurich, Institute of Clinical Psychology
Lecturer. 2x full semester seminar (MSc level) on “Sexual dysfunction: Definition, Aetiology and Treatment”
2010-2011Abo Akademi, Centre of Excellence in Behavioral Genetics
Lecturer. Seminar on “Current Research on Female Sexual Dysfunction”
2008King`s College London, Centre for Biomedicine and Society Lecturer. Seminar on “Bioethics and Genetic Research”

Current Research Collaborations

2013- current Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, KCL, Epidemiology and Epigenetics of Chronic Widespread Pain
2013- current Queensland University of Technology, Faculty of Health, School - Psychology and Counselling, Prof. Robert Schweitzer Postcoital Dysphoria/Female Sexual Dysfunctions
2013- currentMenarini Pharmaceuticals
2011- currentMolecular Endocrinology & Genetics Laboratory, Australia
Molecular Endocrinology of Sexual Dysfunction; Prof. Scott Wilson
2011- currentSchool of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University
Evolutionary Theories and Genetics of Sexual Orientation; Dr. Qazi Rahman.
2011- currentQueensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Evolutionary Theories and Genetics of Human Mate Preferences; Dr. Brendan Zietsch, Prof. Nick Martin.
2011- currentUniversity Akademi Abo, Centre of Excellence in Behavioral Genetics
Genetic Epidemiology of Sexual Problems; Prof. Pekka Santilla, Prof. Kenneth Sandnabba.
2011- currentQazvin University of Medical Sciences
Psychometric Validation and Health Related Quality of Life; Dr. Amir Pakpour.
2011- currentBurnout m3
Epidemiology and nosology of burnout
2010- currentDepartment of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, KCL
Genetic Epidemiology and Epigenetics of Female Sexual Dysfunction; Prof Tim Spector

Honors and Awards

2010Best Presentation Award at the ESSM Malaga, Spain

Memberships/Committees

CurrentChair of the subcommittee on “WOMEN’S SEXUAL HEALTH, ESSM
CurrentFull member of the International Academy of Sex Research (IASR)
CurrentFull member of the European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM)

Publications

Mixed contributions