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Elisa Scerrati

Elisa Scerrati

 

PhD student, Science, Cognition and Technology, University of Bologna (2013-).

E-mail: elisa.scerrati@unibo.it

Office address:
CIS – Department of Philosophy and Communication
University of Bologna
Via Azzo Gardino 23
40122 Bologna, Italy
Tel. +39 051 209 2218

Education

PhD. Science, cognition and technology, University of Bologna, Italy, 2013-

M.A., Philosophical Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy, 2012.

B.A., Philosophy, University of Bologna, Italy, 2005.                            

Research Interests

Primary: psycholinguistics, cognitive psychology (perception & concepts).

Secondary: logic, philosophy of language.

Grants and honours

Doctoral fellowship, University of Bologna, 2013-2016.

Magna cum laude, University of Bologna, 2012.

Magna cum laude, University of Bologna, 2005.

Academic experience

Teaching Assistant, Department of Philosophy and Communication & Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, 2010 and 2014 - Philosophy of Language & Psycholinguistics seminars.

Relevant experiences

Visiting PhD Student at the School of Arts and Social Sciences, Department of Psychology City University London October 2014 - June 2015 (working under the supervision of Professor James Hampton on categorisation, similarity and computational and mathematical modeling in cognition).

Occasional Reviewer Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 2015.

Conferences

2014 AIP, XX Congresso Nazionale della sezione di Psicologia sperimentale, oral presentation: Il Modality-switch Effect in uno studio sui concetti: evidenze a favore di un priming percettivo di tipo linguistico. Pavia, Italy, September 15-17.

2015 EPS Workshop, Language in context, poster presentation: The modality-switch effect: New insights from language processing. London, UK, January 10-11.

2015 AIP, XXI Congresso Nazionale della sezione di Psicologia sperimentale, oral presentation: Il ruolo della modalità del contenuto e del modo di presentazione dello stimolo nella determinazione del modality-switch effect. Rovereto, Italy, September 10-12.

2015 ESCoP, 19th Conference of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology, poster presentation: Visually and aurally presented prime sentences automatically activate our senses. Paphos, Cyprus, September 17-20.

Publications

Scerrati, E., Baroni, G., Borghi, A.M., Galatolo, R., Lugli, L., Nicoletti, R. (2015). The modality-switch effect: Visually and aurally presented prime sentences activate our senses, Frontiers in Psychology http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01668

Summer schools

2013 Cognitive Science Summer School, NBU, Sofia, July 8-27.

2012 Summer School of Logic, University of Milan, Italy, August, 19-25.

2011 Summer School of Logic, University of Milan, Italy, August, 22-27.

Linguistic competences

Italian (native); English (QCER B2); French (good working knowledge).

Computer Skills

Operating systems: Microsoft Windows (XP, Windows 8), Android.

Proficient in Word, Excel, Adobe Reader and PowerPoint, SPSS, R, E-Prime, Qualtrics, MatLab.