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Dr Federica Degno

Research Fellow in Cognitive Neurocience
School of Psychology and Computer Science

Federica works as a Research Fellow in Cognitive Neuroscience in the School of Psychology and Computer Science and Computer Science. She is a member of the Perception, Cognition and Neuroscience research group and the Lancashire Research Centre for Brain and Behaviour. Federica uses a variety of experimental techniques (such as eye movements, event-related potentials, fixation-related potentials) to investigate the perceptual and cognitive processes underlying reading.

  • PhD Psychology, University of Southampton, 2019
  • MSc Clinical Psychology, Developmental Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Milano-Bicocca, 2013
  • BSc Psychological Science and Techniques, University of Milano-Bicocca, 2010
  • Reading
  • Language
  • Eye Movements
  • Event-Related Potentials
  • Fixation-Related Potentials
  • North-West Visual Cognition Group, Member of the Steering Committee (2019 – Present)
  • Psychonomic Society, Member (2019 – Present)
  • European Society for Cognitive Psychology, Full Member (2019 – 2020)
  • Higher Education Academy, Associate Fellow (2015 – Present)