Curriculum Vitae

Born in Barcelona, 5th of June 1981.

From Sept 2009 Postdoctoral researcher
In the Reinhart Koselleck Project "Predictive modeling in Audition" awarded to Prof. Erich Schröger.
At BioCog: Cognitive including Biological Psychology, Institut für Psychologie, Universität Leipzig, Germany.
Dec 2008-Aug 2009 Postdoctoral researcher
In the Consolider-Ingenio Project "Bilingualism and Cognitive Neuroscience: Auditory Perception and Audition" (CDS2007-00012).
At Cognitive Neuroscience Research Group, Dept. Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, Spain.
Jan 2005-Dec 2008 PhD program in Neuroscience
Within the Project: "Cognitive set effects on brain responses to novel sounds: A combined ERP and fMRI investigation" awarded to Prof. Carles Escera by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Education (SEJ2006-00496/PSIC).
At Cognitive Neuroscience Research Group, Dept. Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, Spain. Funded by a Predoctoral Fellowship of the "Generalitat de Catalunya" (FI), 4 years duration (2005FI 00467).
Title of thesis: Working memory influences on auditory novelty processing in the human brain
Online access:
http://www.tesisenxarxa.net/TESIS_UB/AVAILABLE/TDX-0128109-114749//ISMI_THESIS.pdf
Supervision: Prof. Carles Escera and Prof. David Linden (Bangor University, UK)

International research visits & collaborations during PhD:

  • Oct 2007- Dec 2007 / April 2007 / Sept 2006- Dec 2006:
    At Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor. UK. (Prof. David Linden)
    Funded by two Scholarships for research stays abroad of the "Generalitat de Catalunya" (2007BE-100123 & 2006BE 00719).
    "Integrated ERP and fMRI investigation on the interaction between working memory and distraction".
  • August 2007:
    At Department of Neuropsychology and Behavioural Neurobiology, Bremen University, Germany. (Prof. Manfred Herrmann)
    Funded by an Integrated Action with Bremen University "The cognitive neuroscience of involuntary attention: A combined ERP and fMRI investigation" (HA2005-0024).
Nov 2004-May 2005 Junior Researcher
At Nijmegen Institute for Cognition and Information (NICI), Biological Psychology Department, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen (RU), The Netherlands.
Sept 1999-July 2004 Degree in Psychology
University of Barcelona, Spain.
  • Academic year 2003 -2004: Practicum
    At Cognitive Neuroscience Research Group, Dept. Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, Spain.
    Funded by a fellowship of the Spanish Ministry of Education and Culture for collaboration as undergraduate student.
  • Academic year 2002 - 2003: Erasmus in Radboud University Nijmegen (The Netherlands)
    Research internship during Erasmus:
    At Biological Psychology Department, Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen (KUN), Nijmegen, The Netherlands. (Dr. Paul A.T.M. Eling and Anikka Smit)
    "Performance fluctuations of low and high demanding tasks: Diurnal variation in resources"


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University of Leipzig
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