MACCHI CASSIA VIOLA MARINA

Role: 
full professor
Academic disciplines: 
PSYCHOLOGY OF DEVELOPMENT AND PSYCHOLOGY OF EDUCATION (M-PSI/04)
Works in: 
DIPARTIMENTO DI PSICOLOGIA
Telephone : 
0264483708
Room: 
U06, Piano: P03, Stanza: 3026B
Piazza dell'Ateneo Nuovo 1 - 20126 MILANO
Reception Hours: 

Until March 2019, office hours will be variable.

Next office hours:

- December 19, 2018, h14:00-15:00

- January 8, 2019, h10:00-11:00

- January 25, 2019, h10:00-11:00 

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If you are interested in having me as tutor for your final dissertation please come and meet me in person during office hours (no appointment required).

Teaching

A.A.: 2017/2018

  • DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
  • ORIGINS AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE HUMAN MIND

A.A.: 2016/2017

  • DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
  • ORIGINS AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE HUMAN MIND

A.A.: 2015/2016

  • COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT
  • DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY

Research

RESEARCH INTERESTS

- Development and plasticity of face processing biases (race bias, age bias) across the lifespan 

- Social attributions based on facial information across development

- Interactions between biological and cultural factors in driving spatial biases across development 

- Magnitude representation in infants

- Serial order processing in infancy

- Implicit learning in infancy (rule learning)

 

RESEARCH METHODS

- Looking time measures (visual habituation/familiarization, prefential looking)

- Eye-tracking 

- Event-Related Potentials (ERPs)

- Mental chronometry (Accuracy and Reaction Times measures)