Valeria Carmen Peviani

Hauptforschungsgebiete

Her research interests are in the field of body and space perception. She aims at investigating the neuro-cognitive mechanisms underlying the representation of the body; how it is origined and how it contributes an efficient interaction with the environment. Recently, she has been focusing on the perception of spatial relations and space structure.

Vita

Ausbildung

01/2018-presentVisiting at the Max-Planck-Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Department of Neuroscience

10/2016 - present

PhD student in Psychology, Neuroscience and Medical Statistics, XXXII cycle (Supervisor: Professor Gabriella Bottini)
Brain and Behavioural Sciences Department – University of Pavia 

2013 - 2015 

Master Degree in Psychology 110/110 cum laude Brain and Behavioural Sciences Department – Università degli studi di Pavia - IT
▪ Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience Curriculum 

2015 

Law and Neuroscience Winter School Scholarship, The interdepartmental research center, the European Centre for Law, Science and New Technologies (ECLT) – Centro di ricerca interdipartimentale dell’Università di Pavia  ▪  Neuroethics    ▪  Neurotechnology, robotics 
  ▪  The Sense of Agency 


2010 - 2013

Bachelor Degree in Psychology 110/110 cum laude Brain and Behavioural Sciences Department – Università degli studi di Pavia

2005 - 2010

High School Degree, Liceo scientifico “G. Novello” , 26845 Codogno (LO) - IT. Final mark: 90/100

 

Werdegang

2018/19

Lecturer for the Master program in Psychology, Neuroscience and Human Sciences, organized by of the University of Pavia and the University School for Advanced Studies (IUSS): “Clinical Neuropsychology  

Lecturer at University of Pavia, Brain and Behavioural Sciences Department, for the Undergraduate Program in Psychology: “Laboratorio di strumenti della valutazione neuropsicologica” (Neuropsychological assessment tools workshop).

2017/18

Lecturer at University of Pavia, Brain and Behavioural Sciences Department ,for the Undergraduate Program in Psychology: EPG – Strumenti della valutazione neuropsicologica (Neuropsychological assessment tools Lab) 

Academic tutor – Data analysis, statistics and research methods – funded by MIUR for the Department of Brain and Behavioural Sciences, University of Pavia

10/ 2016-

PhD course in Psychology, Neuroscience and Medical Statistics, XXXII cycle (Supervisor: Professor Gabriella Bottini) Brain and Behavioural Sciences Department – Università degli studi di Pavia – Via Strada Nuova, 61 – 2700, Pavia (PV) – IT. Supervision of four MSc. Psychology students

09/ 2015- 09/ 2016 

Post-graduate intern at the Cognitive Neuropsychology Center, Cognitive Neuropsychology Center (director Prof.ssa G. Bottini), ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda - P.zza dell’Ospedale Maggiore, 3 - 20162, Milano (IT) 

01/ 2010 – 03/ 2015 

Part-time job at University Library - “F. Petrarca” – Università degli Studi di Pavia - Via Strada Nuova, 61 – 2700, Pavia (PV)  

 

 

Publikationen

Monographien

Peviani, V., & Bottini, G. (2018). The distorted hand metric representation serves both perception and action. Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 30(8), 880-893., DOI: 10.1080/20445911.2018.1538154

Peviani, V., Magnani, F. G., Ciricugno, A., Vecchi, T., & Bottini, G. (2018). Rubber hand illusion survives ventral premotor area inhibition a rtms study. Neuropsychologia, 120, 18-24 doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2018.09.017

Peviani, V., Scarpa, P., Vedovelli, S. & Bottini, G. (2018): Mini-Mental State Pediatric Examination (MMSPE) standardization and normative data on Italian children aged 36 to 72 months, Applied Neuropsychology: Child, DOI: 1080/21622965.2018.1522590

Salvato, G., Peviani, V., Scarano, E., Scarpa, P., Leo, A., Redaelli, T., ... & Bottini, G. (2017). Dissociation between preserved body structural description and impaired body image following a pediatric spinal trauma. Neurocase, 1-5.

Peviani, V., Scarpa, P., Toraldo, A., & Bottini, G. (2016). Accounting for ethnic-cultural and linguistic diversity in patients with drug-resistant epilepsy. A retrospective study. Epilepsy & Behavior, 64, 94-101. 

Scarpa, P., Toraldo, A., Peviani, V., Bottini, G. (2016) Let's cut it short: Italian standardization of the MMSPE (Mini-Mental State Pediatric Examination), a brief cognitive screening tool for school-age children. Neurological Sciences, 1-6. 

 

Auszeichnungen & Stipendien

Stipendien und Preise

August 20186th Mobility Scholarship for PhD students, funded by the University of Pavia 
February 20185th Mobility Scholarship for PhD students, funded by the University of Pavia
February 2015Fondazione Veronesi Scholarship for Law and Neuroscience Winter School