Marie-Pier Plouffe-Demers

PhD candidate in Psychology
Département de psychologie et psychoéducationUQO
Département de psychologie, UQAM
Recipient of the Research Scholarship FRQNT (B1) 
Recipient of the SSHRC Scholarship (CGS M)

Research interests:
. PhD thesis: The impact of individual factors (sex, empathy) and culture on the perceptive and neural mechanisms underlying the perception of pain in others. 
. Honour thesis: Perceptive mechanisms underlying the processing of static and dynamic facial expressions.
. The impact of ethnic bias on perceptive mechanisms and behaviors.
. The use of Reverse correlation to reveal body image disturbance.



Email: mpplouffe [@]