Emilie Joly-Burra

Postdoctoral research fellow

 


Contact Details

 

University of Geneva
Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Gerontology and Vulnerabilities (CIGEV)
Boulevard du Pont d'Arve 28
CH - 1205 Genève 
Office 103
Phone : +41 22 379 37 18
Emilie.Joly(at)unige.ch

 

ResearchGate profile

 

 

Research Topics

  • The interplay between personal goals, goal-management strategies and well-being in older adults
  • Cognitive, motivation and health-related obstacles to goal-achievement
  • Relationships between intraindividual variability and both cognitive and functional outcomes
  • Vulnerability in old-age
  • Multivariate longitudinal modelling of psychological resources
  • Dynamic structural equation modelling

Brief Curriculum Vitae

Education

2013 - 2019 Ph.D. in Psychology, FPSE, University of Geneva, Switzerland
2017 - 2019 Complementary certificate in applied statistics, University of Geneva Switzerland
2017 - 2019   Master (M.Sc.) in Psychology (Majors in Cognitive and Clinical Psychology), FPSE, University of Geneva, Switzerland
2008 - 2011 Bachelor (B.Sc.) in Psychology, FPSE, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Professional Experience

since 2020 Postdoctoral research fellow, Swiss National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR) LIVES, Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Gerontology and Vulnerability (CIGEV) & Cognitive Aging Lab, University of Geneva, Switzerland
2013 - 2019 Teaching assistant and PhD (FNS CANDOC) student, Methodology and Data Analysis group, University of Geneva, Switzerland
2013 - 2015 Junior psychologist for the european CaMeLi project (AAL-2012-5-030) – End-user need specification, VIVA Association (Valorizing and Integrating for a Better Aging), Lancy, Switzerland
2011 - 2014 Teaching Student and research auxiliary, Methodology and Data Analysis group, University of Geneva, Switzerland

 

Teaching

  • Multivariate Model Analysis (lab work for master students) – Teaching assistant (2017-2019)
  • Statistics in Psychology I (lab work for bachelor students) – Teaching assistant  (2017-2019)
  • Structural Equation modeling (lab work for master students) – Teaching assistant (2013-2019)
  • Introduction to single case analysis (lab work for master students) – Teaching student auxiliary (2012-2013)
  • Multivariate Model Analysis (lab work for master students) – Teaching student auxiliary (2012-2013)
  • Statistics in Psychology II (lab work for bachelor students) – Teaching student auxiliary (2011-2012)
  • Introduction to methodology and statistical analysis (lab work for bachelor students) – Teaching student auxiliary (2010-2011)

Publications in peer-reviewed journals

  1. Joly-Burra, E., Van der Linden, M., & Ghisletta, P. (2020). A Mixed-Method Study on Strategies in Everyday Personal Goals among Community-Dwelling Older Adults. Gerontology, 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1159/000508824
     
     
  2. Joly-Burra, E., Van der Linden, M., & Ghisletta, P. (2018). Intraindividual Variability in Inhibition and Prospective Memory in Healthy Older Adults: Insights from Response Regularity and Rapidity. Journal of Intelligence, 6(1), 13. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jintelligence6010013
  3. Ghisletta, P., Joly-Burra, E., Aichele, S., Lindenberger, U., & Schmiedek, F. (2018). Age Differences in Day-To-Day Speed-Accuracy Tradeoffs: Results from the COGITO Study. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 53(6),842-852. https://doi.org/10.1080/00273171.2018.1463194

  4. Borella, E., Cantarella, A., Joly, E., Ghisletta, P., Carbone, E., Coraluppi, D., ... & De Beni, R. (2017). Performance-based everyday functional competence measures across the adult lifespan: the role of cognitive abilities. International Psychogeriatrics29(12), 2059-2069. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610217000680

  5. Bayard, S., Joly, E., Ghisletta, P., Rossignol, A., Herades, Y., Geny, C., ... & Rochat, L. (2016). A multidimensional approach to impulsivity in Parkinson's disease: measurement and structural invariance of the UPPS impulsive behaviour scale. Psychological Medicine46(14), 2931-2941. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0033291716001586

  6. Lalot, F., Cantarella, M., Zerhouni, O., Joly, E., Quiamzade, A., Falomir-Pichastor, J. M., ... & Bègue, L. (2019). Assessing Private and Public Need for Uniqueness: Validation of French Versions of the Need for Uniqueness (NfU) and Self-Attributed Need for Uniqueness (SANU) Scales. Journal of personality assessment, 101(3), 294-304. https://doi.org/10.1080/00223891.2017.1394867

 

Book Chapters

  • Joly-Burra, E., Mason, F., Grob, E., & Ghisletta, P. (in prep). Equivalence de mesure. In Rossier, J. (Ed.), Évaluation psychologique dans un contexte multilingue et multiculturel. Margada.

Conference Contributions

  • Joly, E., Gallerne, E., Ghisletta, P., & Van der Linden, M. (2017, September). Intraindividual variability in inhibition and prospective memory in healthy older adults: When regularity is more informative than rapidity. Presented at the 6th Geneva Aging Series conference, St-Légier-la-Chiesaz, Switzerland. 

  • Joly, E., Albuquerque Lopes, J., Juillerat Van der Linden A.-C., Berner-Burkard, C., Lam, T., et Van der Linden, M. (2016, october) Un entraînement aux intentions d’implémentation au moyen d’un nouveau support multimedia. Presented at the 2nd Congrès National de Neuropsychologie Clinique, Nîmes, France. 

  • Joly, E., Gallerne, E., Ghisletta, P., & Van der Linden, M. (2016, august) A new scoring procedure for the Zoo-Map Test. Presented at the 5th Geneva Aging Series conference, St-Légier-la-Chiesaz, Switzerland.

  • Joly, E., Juillerat Van der Linden A.-C., Albuquerque Lopes, J., Berner-Burkard, C., Hurtic, E., Lebecq, G., LamT. PipardL., Ghisletta, P., & Van der Linden, M. (2015, September). Impact of a digital program to learn implementation intentions (II) on daily-life goal-directed-behaviours, prospective memory (PM) and well-being in older adults: a pilot study. Presented at the ISSBD workshop: Cognitive and socio-emotional development across the lifespan, Geneva, Switzerland.

  • C. Tsiourti, E. Joly, M. Ben-Moussa, C. Wings-Kolgen, and K. Wac, Virtual Assistive Companion for Older Adults: Field Study and Design Implications, 8th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (PervasiveHealth), Oldenburg, Germany, May 2014.

 

Other Publications 

 

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