Universiteit Leiden

Luisa Prochazkova

Luisa Prochazkova , PhD student in Cognitive Psychology at the institute of Psychology at Leiden University
Luisa Prochazkova

Luisa Prochazkova is a PhD student at the Cognitive Psychology Unit under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hommel.

Luisa, holds a MSc (Research) in Cognitive Neuroscience from the University of Amsterdam. She subsequently worked as a research assistant at Brain and Mental Health Laboratory at Monash University (Melbourne) with Prof. Dr. Murat Yucel, where she investigated the role of impulsivity and compulsivity across various dissorders.

In her PhD project, which is part of the ERC-funded Meta Control project of Bernhard Hommel, she is currently investigating how metacontrol affects the interplay between so-called intentional and automatic processes.