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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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.


Legerstee M, Markova G. The role of maternal mental state language in the development of joint attention of typically-developing infants and infants with Down syndrome: A longitudinal study. 2013. Poster session presented at Workshop on Infant Language Development, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain.


Markova G, Siposova B. Relationship between oxytocin and maternal affect attunement during mother-infant interactions. 2013. Paper presented at BPS Developmental and Cognitive Sections Joint Conference, Reading, United Kingdom.


Filippova E, Markova G. The role of emotions in the development of understanding an ironist speaker’s mind. 2012. Poster session presented at Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development, Edmonton, Canada.


Reddy V, Markova G, Wallot S. Anticipating being picked up: Joint coordination in 3-month-olds. 2012. Paper presented at 42nd Annual Meeting of the Jean Piaget Society, Toronto, Canada.


Reddy V, Markova G, Wallot S. Anticipatory adjustments to infant-directed actions. 2012. Poster session presented at XVIIIth Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Minneapolis, United States.


Reddy V, Markova G, Wallot S. Longitudinal changes in infant postural adjustments to being picked-up. 2012. Poster session presented at XIX Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies, Berlin, Germany.


Legerstee M, Markova G, Small B. Relations between maternal mental state language and joint attention in typically-developing infants and infants with Down syndrome. 2012. Poster session presented at 13th World Congress of the World Association for Infant Mental Health, Cape Town, South Africa.


Markova G, Stieben J, Legerstee M. Neural structures of jealousy: Infants’ experience of social exclusion with caregivers and peers. In Hart S, Legerstee M, editors, Handbook of jealousy: Theories, principles and multidisciplinary approaches. Wiley-Blackwell. 2010


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