Head of Neuroergonomics Department Head of Neuroergonomics Department

Tadeusz Marek, Professor, PhD

Professor of psychology at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow (Head of the Department of Neuroergonomics and Head of Neurobiology Department, Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology). He is the author or co-author of over 300 research publications, and is the author or editor / the coauthor or co-editor of 22 books.

His current research interests are focused on cognitive neuroscience, chronopsychology and neuroergonomics. He serves as, editor and co-editor of several journals and book series.

Representative publications

Journals' papers

Beldzik, E., Domagalik, A., Oginska, H., Marek, T., & Fafrowicz, M. (2015). Brain Activations Related to Saccadic Response Conflict are not Sensitive to Time on Task. Frontiers in human neuroscience, 9:664.

Wachowicz, B., Beldzik, E., Domagalik, A., Fafrowicz, M., Gawlowska, M., Janik, J., Lewandowska, K., Oginska, H., & Marek, T. (2015). Different Types of Errors in Saccadic Task Are Sensitive to Either Time of Day or Chronic Sleep Restriction. PloS one, 10(5), e0126502.

Beldzik, E., Domagalik, A., Froncisz, W., Marek, T. (2014) Dissociating EEG sources linked to stimulus and response evaluation in numerical Stroop task using Independent Component Analysis. Clinical Neurophysiology 126(5), 914-926

Domagalik, A., Beldzik, E., Oginska, H., Marek, T., Fafrowicz, M. (2014) Inconvenient correlation – RT-BOLD relationship for homogeneous and fast reactions. Neuroscience 278, 211-221.
 
Ochab, J.K., Tyburczyk, J., Beldzik, E., Chialvo, D.R., Domagalik, A., Fafrowicz, M., Gudowska-Nowak, E., Marek, T., Nowak, M.A., Oginska, H., Szwed, J. (2014) Scale-free fluctuations in behavioral performance: Delineating changes in spontaneous behavior of humans with induced sleep deficiency. PLoS One 9(9), e107542.
 

Oginska H., Mojsa-Kaja J., Fafrowicz M., Marek T. (2013). Measuring individual vulnerability to sleep loss – the CHICa scale. Journal of Sleep Research, DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12115

Beldzik E., Domagalik A., Daselaar S., Fafrowicz M., Froncisz W., Oginska H., Marek T. (2013) Contributive sources analysis: A measure of neural networks' contribution to brain activations. NeuroImage 76 (1), 304-312.

Domagalik, A., Beldzik, E., Fafrowicz, M., Oginska, H., Marek, T. (2012) Neural networks related to pro-saccades and anti-saccades revealed by independent component analysis. NeuroImage 62 (3), 1325–1333.

Marek, T., Fafrowicz, M., Golonka, K., Mojsa-Kaja, J., Oginska, H., Tucholska, K., Urbanik, A., Beldzik, E., Domagalik, A. (2010) Diurnal patterns of activity of the orienting and executive attention neuronal networks in subjects performing a Stroop-like task: an fMRI study. Chronobiology International, The Journal of Biological and Medical Rhythm Research, 27(5), 945-958.

Jaworek, M., Marek, T., Karwowski, W., Andrzejczak, Ch., Genaidy, A. (2010) Burnout syndrome as a mediator for the effect of work-related factors on musculoskeletal complains among hospital nurses. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 40, 368-375.

Fafrowicz, M., Oginska, H., Mojsa-Kaja, J., Marek T., Golonka, K., Tucholska K. (2010) Chronic sleep deficit and performance of a sustained attention task – an EOG study. Chronobiology International, The Journal of Biological and Medical Rhythm Research, 27(5), 95, 934-944.

Oginska, H., Fafrowicz, M., Golonka, K., Marek T., Mojsa-Kaja, J., Tucholska K. (2010) Chronotype, sleep loss, and diurnal pattern of salivary cortisol in a simulated day-long driving. Chronobiology International, The Journal of Biological and Medical Rhythm Research, 27(5), 959-974.

Fafrowicz, M.; Marek, T. (2007) Quo vadis, neuroergonomics? Ergonomics, 50, 11, 1941-1949.

Books' chapters

Trzopek J., Fafrowicz M., Marek T., and Karwowski W. (2012) Psychological Constructs versus Neural Mechanisms: Different Perspectives for Advanced Research of Cognitive Processes and Development of Neuroadaptive Technologies, [in:] M. Fafrowicz, T. Marek, W. Karwowski, D. Schmorrow (eds.), Neuroadaptive Systems: Theory and Applications. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, 3-31

Lewandowska K., Wachowicz B., Beldzik E., Domagalik A., Fafrowicz M., Mojsa-Kaja J., Oginska H., Marek T. (2012) A New Neural Framework for Adaptive and Maladaptive Behaviors in Changeable and Demanding Environments [in:] M. Fafrowicz, T. Marek, W. Karwowski, D. Schmorrow (eds.) Neuroadaptive Systems: Theory and Applications. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, 43- 67

Karwowski W., Ahram T.Z., Andrzejczak CH., Fafrowicz M., and Marek T. (2012) Potential Applications of Systems Modeling Language and Systems Dynamics to Simulate and Model Complex Human Brain Functions, [in:] M. Fafrowicz, T. Marek, W. Karwowski, D. Schmorrow (eds.), Neuroadaptive Systems: Theory and Applications. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, 311-332

Fafrowicz, M., Marek, T., Golonka, K., Mojsa-Kaja, J., Oginska, H., Tucholska, K., Beldzik, E., Domagalik, A., Urbanik, A. (2011) Activity of alerting, orienting and executive neuronal network due to sustained attention task - diurnal fMRI study. [in:] T. Marek, W. Karwowski, V. Rice (eds.), Advances in Understanding Human Performance - Neuroergonomics, Human Factors Design, and Special Populations. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, 231-240.

Marek, T., Fafrowicz, M., Golonka, K., Mojsa-Kaja, J., Oginska, H., Tucholska, K., Beldzik, E., Domagalik, A.,Karwowski, W., Urbanik, A. (2011) Effort, fatigue, sleepiness, and attention networks activity - an fMRI study. [in:] G. Bedny, W. Karwowski (eds.), Human-Computer Interaction and Operators' Performance. Optimizing Work Design with Activity Theory. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, 411-435.

Fafrowicz, M., Marek, T. (2008) Attention, selection for action, error processing, and safety. [in:] O. Y. Chebykin, G. Bedny, W. Karwowski (eds.), Ergonomics and psychology: Developments in theory and practice. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, 203-218.

Contact

e-mail:

marek@uj.edu.pl

phone:

+48 12 663 5644

room:

3.345

office hours for students:

Wed, 4.30-5.30pm