Mag. Gabriela Markova, Ph.D.

Research Associate (PostDoc)

T: +43-1-4277-47278

E: gabriela.markova@univie.ac.at

Office: 01.13

Department for Applied Psychology: Health, Development, Enhancement and Intervention

Liebiggasse 5

1010 Vienna

 Research Interests

  • Early development of social cognition
  • Early interactions with parents and peers
  • Behavioral and neural coordination in early interactions
  • Development of play and humor

 Professional Experience

Since 03/2018 University of Vienna
Research Associate (PostDoc), Developmental Psychology
2016 - 2018RED NOSES Clowndoctors International
Head of Research 
2012 - 2016University of Vienna
Research Associate (PostDoc), Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
2009 - 2013Czech Academy of Sciences
Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Psychology

 Education

2003 - 2009 Ph.D., Psychology
York University, Toronto, Kanada
1998 - 2003 Diploma (Mag.Phil.), Psychology
Paris Lodron University of Salzburg 

 Awards and Stipends

2011 Otto Wichterle Award for Young Scientists
Czech Academy of Sciences
2007 - 2008President Susan Mann Dissertation Award
York University
2007Norman S. Endler Research Fellowship
York University
2006Certificate of Teaching Excellence Award
Council of Canadian Departments of Psychology

 Publications

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Horn-Péter L, Markova G, Windhager S, Massen JJM. Children’s prosocial sharing in a resource allocation paradigm constrained by physical properties, not by conventional rules. In Tagungsband der gemeinsamen Tagung der Fachgruppen Entwicklungspsychologie und Pädagogische Psychologie. 2017. p. 350


Müller I, Markova G. Impact of Oxytocin and Maternal Sensitivity on Infant Social Gaze at Four Months. 2016. Poster session presented at 2016 International Conference on Infant Studies, New Orleans, United States.


Markova G, Hrivikova Z, Steinbrück K. Social Games during Early Mother-Infant Interacions. 2016. Poster session presented at 2016 International Conference on Infant Studies, New Orleans, United States.


Markova G, Siposova B. The Role of Oxytocin in Early Mother-Infant Interactions: Examining Variations in Maternal Affect Attunement. 2016. Paper presented at 2016 International Conference on Infant Studies, New Orleans, United States.


Markova G, Bögner F. Flexible Minds? Beziehung zwischen Symbolspiel und Exekutivfunktionen im Erwachsenenalter. 2016. Poster session presented at 12. Tagung der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Psychologie, Innsbruck, Austria.


Markova G, Hofer J. Humor im Spiel von Gleichaltrigen zwischen 9 und 15 Monaten. 2016. Poster session presented at 12. Tagung der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Psychologie, Innsbruck, Austria.


Markova G, Hofer J, Legerstee M. Humour among infant peers. 2015. Paper presented at 45th Annual Meeting of The Jean Piaget Society, Toronto, Canada.


Markova G, Filippova E. Effect of emotion understanding on children’s appreciation of an ironic speaker’s mind. 2015. Poster session presented at 45th Annual Meeting of The Jean Piaget Society, Toronto, Canada.


Markova G. Infants at play: An engagement perspective on cognitive science. 2015. Paper presented at Invited talk at the Cognitive Science Research Platform, Vienna, Austria.


Markova G, Reddy V, Wallot S. Anticipating and adjusting to actions towards the self. 2014. Paper presented at XIXth Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Berlin, Germany.


Fantasia V, Markova G, Fasulo A, Reddy V. If you delay I will not stay: Infants’ sensitivity to delay during pick up actions. 2014. Poster session presented at XIX Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Berlin, Germany.


Markova G, Legerstee M. Precursors of coordinated peer play at 12 months. 2014. Poster session presented at XIX Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Berlin, Germany.


Markova G, Legerstee M. Predictors of peer social competence among two-year-olds. 2014. Poster session presented at XIX Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Berlin, Germany.


Siposova B, Markova G. The neurobiology of early mother-infant interactions: Examining the role of maternal affect attunement. 2014. Poster session presented at XIX Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Berlin, Germany.


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