born in 1971, is a German-British neuroscientist. From 1992 to 1997 he studied psychology and philosophy at the University of Bremen, where he also completed his doctorate in 2003. After research stays in Magdeburg, Plymouth and London, Haynes led a research group at the Max Planck Institute in Leipzig in 2005. Since 2006 he has been professor for Theory and Analysis of Large-Scale Brain Signals at the BCAN Berlin. Haynes was a 2011 Science Year ambassador.