Greta Mikneviciute

PhD student



   Contact Details

    University of Geneva
    Department of Psychology
    Boulevard du Pont d'Arve 28, Office 118
    CH-1205 Genève
    Phone : +41 (0)22 379 37 98







Research Topics

  • Life-course mechanisms of vulnerability in old age
  • Effects of stress on cognition in older age 
  • Physiological and psychological stress reactivity and recovery in different age groups

Brief Curriculum Vitae


since 2019 PhD Student in Psychology, University of Geneva (Switzerland)
2016 - 2018     Master in Clinical and Affective Psychology, University of Geneva (Switzerland)
2013 - 2016 Bachelor in Psychology, University of Geneva (Switzerland)


Professional Experience

2018-2019 Research Assistant, Child Development Laboratory (ChilDLab), University of Geneva & Geneva University Hospitals (Switzerland)
2017 Clinical Internship, Espace de soins pour les troubles du comportement alimentaire (ESCAL), Geneva University Hospitals (Switzerland)
Student Research Assistant, Visual Cognition Lab, University of Geneva (Switzerland)
2015-2016 Research Internship, Neuroscience of Emotion and Affective Dynamics Lab (NEAD), University of Geneva (Switzerland)



  • Liverani, M. C., Freitas, L. G. A., Siffredi, V., Mikneviciute, G., Martuzzi, R., Meskaldij, D., Borradori Tolsa, C., Ha‐Vinh Leuchter, R., Schnider, A., Van De Ville, D., Hüppi, P. S. (2020). Get real: Orbitofrontal cortex mediates the ability to sense reality in early adolescents. Brain and Behavior, (January), 1–9. doi: 10.1002/brb3.1552

  • Ihle, A., Kliegel, M., Ballhausen, N., Da Silva Coelho, C., Haas, M., Hering, A., Künzi, M., Laera, G., Mikneviciute, G., Tinello, D., & Zuber, S. (2019). Prospective Memory Relates to Attentional Control: Differential Patterns in Old Age. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders. doi: 10.1159/000502639