Expert Speaker

Giovanna Leone

Giovanna Leone

Organisation: Association of Italian Psychologists (AIP)
Expertise: Coordinator of the Ethics Committee of AIP

Biography

Giovanna Leone, associate professor of Social Psychology at Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, where she teaches Social psychology and communication, Political Psychology and Community psychology.

Full member of several national and international academic associations. MC Member of Italy in the COST European action IS1205 “Social psychological dynamics of historical representations in the enlarged European Union”. Coordinator of the Ethics Committee of AIP (Association of Italian Psychologists).

Her main research interests include: social and collective aspects of autobiographical memory; ambivalent effects of over helping, as observed in multicultural classrooms; relationships between changes of historical narratives on past intergroup violence and reconciliation.