University of Padova

The University of Padova is one of  Europe’s oldest and most prestigious seats of learning: a multi-disciplinary university which aims to provide its students with both professional training and a solid cultural background. A qualification from the University of Padova is a symbol of having achieved an ambitious objective, recognised and coveted by both students and employers alike.

The University at a glance

  • Founded in 1222
  • One of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious seats of learning
  • A multidisciplinary university, aiming at providing its students with both professional training and a solid cultural background
  • Off-campus sites
  • A budget of over 603 million euro
  • 60 million euro / year for research (external and internal)
  • 61,000 students
  • Over 1,400 doctoral candidates
  • 12,184 graduates each year
  • 2,054 professors & researchers
  • 2,227 technical & administrative staff
  • 43 Research and Service Centres
  • 14 Halls of Residence
  • 16 University Canteens
  • 32 Departments
  • University Hospital
  • Veterinary Hospital
  • Experimental Farm
  • School of Excellence
  • 1 Museum Centre
  • 1 Library Centre

University of Padova: Department of General Psychology

The long-standing tradition of the Department in experimental psychology has developed through interdisciplinary contacts with specialists in cognitive sciences, neuroscience, information engineering, physiology and biology.

The Department’s key areas of research are clinical and health psychology, cognitive, behavioral and affective neurosciences (including neuropsychology and psychophysiology), experimental and cognitive psychology, comparative and  evolutionary psychology,  ergonomics, human factors,  psychophysics, and  quantitative and mathematical psychology.

Dipartimento di Psicologia Generale
Phone: +39 0498276587
Fax: +39 0498276600