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Andrea De Cesarei

Full Professor

Department of Psychology "Renzo Canestrari"

Academic discipline: M-PSI/01 General Psychology

Curriculum vitae

Andrea De Cesarei, PhD


2002 Degree in Psychology, University of Padova (five years degree), Italy,

2003-2004 Research assistant at the University of Konstanz, Germany. Supervisor: Prof. H. T. Schupp.

2007 Research assistant at the University of Washington, WA, USA. Supervisor: Prof. G.R. Loftus.

2009 Ph.D. in Experimental and Clinical Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy. Dissertation title: "Emotional Engagement and Orienting: The Effects of Picture Size on Affective Response". Supervisor: Prof. M. Codispoti.

2012 Researcher (fixed term, junior) in Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy

2014 National Scientific Qualification for Associate Professorship in sector 11/E1 (General Psychology, Psychobiology, and Psychometrics)

2015 Researcher (fixed term, senior) in Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy

Research interests

My main research interests are 1) emotion and perception; 2) categorization of natural scenes


Editorial activity

Ad-hoc reviewer for international journals : Journal of Experimental Psychology: General (2014); Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition (2012, 2014, 2015); Emotion (2014); Psychological Research (2015); Perception (2013); I-Perception (2015); Cognition and Emotion (2015); Addiction (2014); Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (2014); Biological Psychology (2013, 2015); Psychophysiology (2007, 2009-2015); Human Brain Mapping (2012); Behavioral Neuroscience (2012); BMC Neuroscience (2012); Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience (2012, 2015, 2016); Brain Connectivity (2015, 2016); Neuroscience Letters (2011); International Journal of Psychophysiology (2010, 2014); Mind and Matter (2009); Spanish Journal of Psychology (2013, 2016); Giornale Italiano di Psicologia (2009)