Academics
Areas of Study

Ilaria Anna Berteletti

Associate Professor

Educational NeuroscienceEducational Neuroscience

Spring 2017: Wednesday, 12 to 2 pm or by appointment.

202/651-5673

About

Previous

  • 09/2014 – 05/2016      University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, postdoctoral research associate
  • 06/2012 – 08/2014      Northwestern University, postdoctoral fellow
  • 09/2008 – 05/2012      Università degli Studi di Padova (Italy), research fellow (of which 8 months leave)

Education

  • 04/2008 – Università degli Studi di Padova (Italy),PhD in Cognitive Science (3 year program)
    • Visiting student at University of California San Diego
    • Associate member of the European Research Network on Numeracy and Brain Development
  • 01/2005 – Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium), Master in Research
  • 
09/2003 – Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium), Degree in Psychological Sciences
    • University Hospital Erasme (Belgium) – Service of Neuropsychology, clinical internship
    • Università degli Studi di Padova (Italy) – Department of General Psychology, research internship

Languages

  • Mother tongue: Italian and French
  • Proficient: English
  • Elementary: ASL, Spanish and German
  • HSL-897 Ph.D. Internship (2018/02)(01)
  • PEN-701 Edu Neuroscience Proseminar (2017/01)(01)
  • PEN-701 Edu Neuroscience Proseminar (2019/01)(01)
  • PEN-701 Edu Neuroscience Proseminar (2016/02)(01)
  • PEN-701 Edu Neuroscience Proseminar (2018/02)(01)
  • PEN-703 Fndtns of Edu Neuroscience (2018/01)(01)
  • PEN-703 Fndtns of Edu Neuroscience (2019/01)(01)
  • PEN-703 Fndtns of Edu Neuroscience (2020/01)(01)
  • PEN-795 Special Topics (2017/02)(01)
  • PEN-795 Special Topics (2019/02)(01)
  • PEN-802 Guided Stds: Research (2016/02)(01)
  • PEN-802 Guided Stds II: Research (2018/02)(01)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2020/01)(01)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2018/02)(01)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2019/02)(02)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2019/01)(03)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2020/01)(03)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2019/02)(03)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2019/01)(04)
  • PEN-701 Edu Neuroscience Proseminar (2020/02)(01)
  • PEN-705 New Directions in Neuroethics (2016/01)(01)
  • PEN-802 Guided Stds II: Research (2020/02)(01)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2020/02)(02)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2020/03)(01)
  • PEN-701 Edu Neuroscience Proseminar (2021/01)(01)
  • PEN-703 Fndtns of Edu Neuroscience (2021/01)(01)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2021/01)(02)
  • PEN-703 Fndtns of Edu Neuroscience (2022/01)(1)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2022/01)(2)
  • PEN-795 Special Topics (2021/02)(1)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2021/02)(1)
  • PEN-795 Special Topics (2021/02)(01)
  • PEN-900 Dissertation Research (2021/02)(01)
  • Advising Load 2020/01: Total:4 Doctoral:3 Other:1
  • Advising Load 2019/02: Total:4 Undergraduate:1 Doctoral:3
  • Advising Load 2019/03: Total:5 Undergraduate:1 Doctoral:3 Other:1
  • Advising Load 2020/03: Total:3 Doctoral:2 Other:1
  • Advising Load 2020/02: Total:3 Doctoral:2 Other:1
  • Advising Load 2021/01: Total:4 Doctoral:3 Other:1
  • Advising Load 2019/01: Total:3 Doctoral:3
  • Advising Load 2018/03: Total:2 Doctoral:2
  • Advising Load 2018/02: Total:2 Doctoral:2
  • Advising Load 2018/01: Total:1 Doctoral:1
  • Advising Load 2017/03: Total:1 Doctoral:1
  • Advising Load 2017/02: Total:1 Doctoral:1
  • Advising Load 2017/01: Total:1 Doctoral:1
  • Advising Load 2016/01: Total:1 Doctoral:1
  • Developmental trajectory of number acuity reveals a severe impairment in developmental dyscalculia
  • Numerical estimation in preschoolers.
  • Effects of non-symbolic approximate number practice on symbolic numerical abilities in Pakistani children
  • Perceiving fingers in single-digit arithmetic problems
  • Can approximate mental calculation account for operational momentum in addition and subtraction?
  • Children with mathematical learning disability fail in recruiting verbal and numerical brain regions when solving simple multiplication problems
  • Representation of numerical and non-numerical order in children
  • How number line estimation skills relate to neural activations in single digit subtraction problems
  • Spontaneous non-verbal counting in toddlers
  • Neuropsychology is nothing without control: A potential fallacy hidden in clinical studies
  • Preschool children use space, rather than counting, to infer the numerical magnitude of digits: Evidence for a spatial mapping principle
  • Varieties of quantity estimation in children.
  • Development of mathematical cognition
  • What counts in preschool number knowledge? A Bayes factor analytic approach toward theoretical model development
  • Numerical estimation in individuals with Down syndrome
  • Early engagement of parietal cortex for subtraction solving predicts longitudinal gains in behavioral fluency in children
  • Number line estimation in children with developmental dyscalculia
  • Implicit versus explicit interference effects in a number-color synesthete
  • Progress in brain research
  • The relationship between non-verbal systems of number and counting development: a neural signatures approach
  • The unexplored role of hand shape similarity in processing numbers on the hands.
  • The unexplored role of handshape similarity in processing numbers on the hands.
  • The role of sensory experience and communication modality in the neural mechanisms supporting social communicative processes: A fNIRS hyperscanning study.
  • Impact of language modality on early numerical cognition
  • Neural Investigation of multiplication processes in expert sign language users
  • Impact of language experience on intuitive numerical processes in early childhood.
  • Early engagement of quantity mechanisms predicts gains in subtraction fluency in children.
  • Does performance to the number line task specifically relate to modulation of neural activation for subtraction problems two years later?
  • Impact of language experience on intuitive numerical processes in early childhood
  • Expert signers recruit signed phonology processes while solving single digit multiplication problems
  • Investigating the influence of a visual language on arithmetic processing
  • Testing the role of symbols in preschool numeracy: An experimental computer-based intervention study
  • Remote Study: Home math talk and early numeracy abilities
  • Different language modalities, yes similar cognitive processes in arithmetic fact retrieval
  • Impact of language experience on early numerical cognition- (NSF)
  • Language, Mathematics, Cognition, and Learning: The Extended Education Longitudinal Study (EELS-II)- (RSIA Priority Grant)
  • The Impact of Language Experience on Neural Activations for Arithmetic Processing- (RSIA Small Research Grant)
  • The role of sensory experience and communication modality in the neural mechanisms supporting social communicative processes: A fNIRS hyperscanning study- (RSIA Small Research Grant)
  • Pre-Dissertation: Neural investigation of multiplication processes in expert sign language users.- (RSIA Small Research Grant)
  • Dissertation: Neural investigation of multiplication processes in expert sign language users- (RSIA Small Research Grant)
  • Seanna Guttler-Psychology (Honors Capstone) 2019/02-2019/03
  • Lauren Berger-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2018/02-2020/01
  • SaraBeth Sullivan-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2017/01
  • Sarah Kimbley-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2019/01
  • Selim Yang-Developmental Psychology, UIUC (Doctoral ) 2019/03
  • Casey Spelman-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2021/01
  • Athena Willis-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2019/01
  • Emily Kubicek-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2017/01-2020/02
  • Lauren Berger-PhD in Educational Neuroscience (Doctoral ) 2017/01-2018/02
  • Uncontrolled: Member 2018/02
  • Faculty Development Committee: Member 2020/01-2020/01
  • Director of the PEN Distinguished Lecture Series 2016/01
  • PEN-VL2 Student Leadership Team Faculty Liaison 2016/01
  • Director of PEN University Partnerships, MOU 2016/01
  • Faculty Search Committee 2018/01-2018/02
  • Search for the VL@ Executive Position 2018/02-2018/03
  • PEN Student applicants review committee 2016/01
  • NSF Panel Reviwer: NSF 2019/02-2019/02
  • NSF Panel Reviwer: NSF 2020/03-2020/03
  • Conference abstract review: The Mathematical Cognition and Learning Society 2020/03-2020/03
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    Ilaria Anna Berteletti

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