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  Patricia Kanngiesser   Curriculum Vitae 

Curriculum Vitae

Education and Academic Career

Since 10/2013 Marie Curie Research Fellow
Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
2012-2013 Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
2012 PhD in Psychology, University of Bristol
Supervisor: Prof Bruce Hood
2007 Diploma in Neuroscience, Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg
2001-2007 Student of Biochemistry, Philosophy and Neuroscience at Goethe-University (Frankfurt), University of Toronto, and Otto-von-Guericke University (Magdeburg)

 

Research experience

2013 Cross-cultural field research in Kenya (Kikuyu)
10 - 12/2011 Visiting researcher, Kyoto University, Developmental Lab (Prof Shoji Itakura)
05 - 09/2011 Research Fellow, Harvard University, Social Cognitive Development Lab (Prof Felix Warneken)
07 - 09/2009 Visiting researcher, Wolfgang Köhler Primate Research Center (Dr Josep Call), MPI EVA
2008 Research assistant, Wolfgang Köhler Primate Research Centre, MPI EVA
2006 - 2007 Student research assistant, Wolfgang Köhler Primate Research Centre, MPI EVA

 

Grants and Fellowships

  • Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship (2013-2015)
  • Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Pre-doctoral Fellowship (2011)
  • Experimental Psychology Society, Grindley Travel Grant (2011)
  • PhD studentship from Cusanuswerk (2009 – 2011)
  • Poster Prize (2009) – 2nd prize for a poster presentation at the XXXI. International Ethology Conference (IEC) in Rennes (F), awarded by the Royal Society.
  • Undergraduate studentship from Cusanuswerk (2003 – 2007)
  • Study abroad studentship from German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) (2003 – 2004)

 

Ad hoc reviewer

Animal Cognition, Journal of Comparative Psychology, Cognitive Science, Developmental Psychology, Child Development, Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, Infant and Child Development, British Journal of Developmental Psychology, Cognition

 

Selected Media Coverage

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19421644
http://www.nwzonline.de/person/kanngiesser,patricia (German)
http://www.focus.de/wissen/diverses/wissenschaft-kleinkinder-denken-doch-nicht-nur-an-sich-selbst_aid_809310.html (German)