M. Sc. Pascal J. Kieslich
Curriculum Vitae

Research interests

    • Cognitive processes underlying judgment and decision making
    • Method development (especially mouse-tracking)
    • Applications of judgment and decision making in business and economics

Selected publications

  • Kieslich, P. J., & Henninger, F. (in press). Mousetrap: An integrated, open-source mouse-tracking package. Behavior Research Methods. doi:10.3758/s13428-017-0900-z (Software)
  • Henninger, F., Kieslich, P. J., & Hilbig, B. E. (in press). Psynteract: A flexible, cross-platform, open framework for interactive experiments. Behavior Research Methods. doi:10.3758/s13428-016-0801-6 (Software)
  • Kieslich, P. J., & Hilbig, B. E. (2014). Cognitive conflict in social dilemmas: An analysis of response dynamics. Judgment and Decision Making, 9(6), 510-522. (Open Access

Complete list of publications


  • readbulk:  R package for reading and combining multiple data files
  • mousetrap:  R package for processing and analyzing mouse-tracking data
  • mousetrap-os:  Python plug-ins for implementing mouse-tracking in OpenSesame
  • psynteract-os:  Python plug-ins for real-time interactive experiments in OpenSesame


University of Mannheim
Chair of Experimental Psychology
Schloss, Ehrenhof Ost
D-68131 Mannheim
Office:L 13, 17, Room 409
Email:kieslich ... psychologie-uni-mannheim.de