Nora Raschle

Assistant Professor of Psychology for Childhood and Adolescence, PI Developmental Neuroscience, Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development at the University of Zurich

Nora Maria Raschle is an Assistant Professor of Psychology of Childhood and Adolescence at the Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development (JCPYD) at the University of Zurich in Switzerland. She is head of the Developmental Neuroscience Unit at the JCPYD, a member of the Zurich Neuroscience Network and a faculty member of the International Max Planck Research School on the Life Course. Nora Raschle’s research centers around the investigation of typical and atypical human brain development. Thereby, she has been involved in the development, implementation, and conduction of several large-scale national and international, cross-sectional and longitudinal research projects targeting cognitive and affective and brain development. Prior to her Professorship, Nora Raschle has conducted her PhD as a visiting scholar from the University of Zurich at the Gaab Lab at the Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience of the Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Following her postdoctoral studies in Boston, she had returned to Switzerland in 2013, where she was employed as a senior research scientist at the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics and the University of Basel. Her main goal is to ultimately provide knowledge enabling the support for each individual child to reach his or her own goals and potential.

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