Gianvito Laera

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

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Brief Curriculum Vitae


2018 - 2023

PhD in Psychology, University of Geneva (Switzerland)

2013 - 2016

Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Neuroscience and Neuropsychological Rehabilitation,
University of Padua (Italy)

2010 - 2013

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Psychological Sciences and Techniques,
University of Bari 'Aldo Moro' (Italy)


Professional Experience

Since 2023

Postdoc & Research and Teaching Assistant, Cognitive Aging Lab, University of Geneva (Switzerland)

2018 - 2023

PhD Student & Research and Teaching Assistant, Cognitive Aging Lab,
University of Geneva (Switzerland)

2016 - 2018

Research Assistant - Neuropsychology Lab, School of Psychology, Keele University (UK)

2015 - 2016

Research Internship, School of Psychology, University of Padua (Italy)




  1. Laera, G., Brummer, J., Hering, A., Kliegel, M., & Horn, S. (2024). The cost of monitoring in time-based prospective memory. Scientific Reports, 14(1), 2279.​​​​​​​

  2. Laera, G., Hering, A., & Kliegel, M. (2023). Assessing time-based prospective memory online: A comparison study between laboratory-based and Web-based testing. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology.

  3. Laera, G., Borghese, F., Hering, A., Kliegel, M., & Mioni, G. (2023). Aging and time-based prospective memory in the laboratory: A meta-analysis on age-related differences and possible explanatory factors. Memory, 31(5), 747–766.

  4. Laera, G., Joly-Burra, E., Zuber, S., Ballhausen, N., Künzi, M., Ihle, A., da Silva Coelho, C., Haas, M., Mikneviciute, G., Tinello, D., Kliegel, M., & Hering, A. (2021). Do executive functions explain older adults’ health-related quality of life beyond event-based prospective memory? Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 30(2), 135–149.

  5. Laera, G., Arcara, G., Gajewski, P. D., Kliegel, M., & Hering, A. (2021). Age-related modulation of EEG time-frequency responses in prospective memory retrieval. Neuropsychologia, 155.