Martina Stefani

Research group:
029 208 70365
CUBRIC, Maindy Road

Research summary

I am interested in the involvement of medial temporal lobe structures in perception and learning. Specifically, my research is focused on the study of the role of hippocampal areas in spatial perception using neuroimaging techniques, as fMRI.

Teaching summary

I am a Postgraduate Tutor. I lead tutorials for first year undergraduate students about statistics and practical report writing. I am also responsible for marking their reports.

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Undergraduate education

October 2007 - October 2010, BSc in Cognitive Psychology and Psychobiology at University of Padua (Italy).

Postgraduate education

October 2010 - April 2013, 2-year MSc in Neuroscience and Neuropsychological Rehabilitation at University of Padua (Italy).


November 2013- June 2014 Internship at the School of Psychology/ CUBRIC- Cardiff University

May 2013- October 2013 Internship at Centre for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC)- Rovereto, under the supervision of Marius Peelen

April 2012- January 2013 Internship at the Lifespan Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory (Department of General Psychology, University of Padua), under the supervision of Professor Patrizia Bisiacchi.