Luisa Prochazkova

Phd student, funded by the European Research Council

Luisa Prochazkova is a PhD student at the Cognitive Psychology Unit, Leiden University (The Netherlands) under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hommel. In her PhD project, which is part of the ERC-funded Meta Control project of Bernhard Hommel, she is currently working on the questions how metacontrol affects the interplay between so-called intentional and automatic processes.  Her research focuses on computational, cognitive, developmental, neural and neurochemical mechanisms of human cognitive control and cognitive flexibility in order to develop better understanding of maladaptive behavioral patterns.