EDUCATION

2014 - present PhD Cognitive Neuroscience. City, University of London (UK)

2010 - 2012 MSc (Distinction) Neuroscience. Vita-Salute San Raffaele University (Italy)

2007 - 2010 BSc Psychology. Vita-Salute San Raffaele University (Italy)


RESEARCH PROJECTS

2014 - 2017 Understanding face recognition difficulties in Developmental Prosopagnosia
PI: Dr Richard Cook (City, University of London)

2013 Facial emotion expression and recognition in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
PI: Prof Geoffrey Bird (Oxford University)

2011 - 2012 Structural correlates of emotional attribution impairment in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
PI: Prof Stefano Cappa (IUSS Pavia)


TEACHING 

Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. Lecture on Developmental Prosopagnosia (MSc Cognitive Neuroscience)

City, University of London. Demonstrator in Research Methods in Psychology (BSc Psychology)

City, University of London. Lecture on Developmental Prosopagnosia (BSc Psychology)

City, University of London. Demonstrator in Research Design and Analysis (BSc Psychology)


Biotti, F., & Cook, R. (2016). Intact holistic processing of faces and pseudo-words in Developmental Prosopagnosia. Vision Sciences Society annual meeting, St. Pete Beach, FL, USA.

Biotti, F., & Cook, R. (2015). Impaired recognition of facial emotion in Developmental Prosopagnosia. BPS Cognitive Annual Meeting, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK.

Biotti, F., & Cook, R. (2015). Recognition of facial emotion in Developmental Prosopagnosia. Vision Sciences Society annual meeting, St. Pete Beach, FL, USA. Journal of Vision.

Biotti, F., & Cook, R. (2014). Evidence for opponent coding of hand-identity within a multidimensional ‘hand-space’. Vision Sciences Society annual meeting, St. Pete Beach, FL, USA. Journal of Vision.

CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE


City University London Doctoral Studentship

Guarantors of Brain travel grant

EPS Grindley grant

BPS Cognitive Bursary

GRANTS AND AWARDS