Dr. Cristina Atance


CristinaAtanceDr. Atance is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of the Childhood Cognition and Learning Lab at the University of Ottawa. She completed her PhD in Developmental Psychology with Dr. Daniela O’Neill at the University of Waterloo and her post-doctoral work with Dr. Andrew Meltzoff at the University of Washington. Her research focuses on children’s ability to think about their personal futures, pasts, and the perspectives of others (or, “theory of mind”). She is also interested in how these capacities may be related in early development.

Lab Website: Childhood Cognition and Learning Laboratory