Short CV/Education and training

  • 2002 – 2005
    Dissertation: Social cognition in different mammalian species: a comparative approach

  • 2005 – 2007
    Postdoctoral position, Max Planck Institute EVAN, Leipzig, Germany

  • 2007 – 2008
    Junior Research Fellow, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, UK

  • 2009 – 2012
    Principle investigator of the research group: The evolutionary roots of human social interaction, MPI EVAN, Leipzig

  • Since 2012
    Senior Lecturer Psychology, University of Portsmouth

Selected publications

  • Kaminski, J. et al.: Domestic dogs comprehend human communication with iconic signs. In: Developmental Science 12(6), 2009. pp. 831-837

  • Kaminski, J., Call, J., Tomasello, M.: Chimpanzees know what others know but not what they believe. In: Cognition 109(2), 2008. pp. 224-234.

  • Kaminski, J., Call, J., Tomasello, M.: Goats' behaviour in a competitive food paradigm: Evidence for perspective taking? In: Behaviour 143(11), 2006. pp. 1341-1356.

  • Kaminski, J., Call, J., Fischer, J.: Word learning in a domestic dog: evidence for fast mapping. In: Science 304, 2004. pp. 1682-1683.

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