PhD program at the University of Padova


The School of Psychology at the University of Padova offers 12 PhD positions (three-year program beginnning in October 2015) all of which supported by a scholarship. The University of Padova is one of the oldest in Europe and has a long history of excellent research in the field of Psychology. The PhD program is centered on providing research and applied skills across different areas of psychology including the following areas:

Clinical and experimental psychology 

Human life-span development 

Neuropsychology and cognitive psychology


Social, cultural and group psychology

Behavioural neuroscience

Neuroimaging and computational neuroscience

Evolution of mind and cognitive functions 

Language and psycholinguistics

Consumer choice, behavioural economics, marketing

Further infrormation can be found on the website of the PhD program