Valentina Rizzoli

valentina.rizzoli@phd.unipd.it

vale.rizzoli@gmail.com

Skype: valentinarizzoli_1 

Cycle: XXXI

Supervisor: prof. Arjuna Tuzzi

Co-Supervisor: prof. Alberta Contarello

PhD Research Project

The history of the concepts of social psychology shaped by mainstream scientific journals.

Fields of interest

Qualitative and quantitative methods in social psychology, statistical analyses of textual data, social representations. Main themes treated: history of social psychology, economic crisis, ageing.

Publications

Papers in scientific  journals

Rizzoli, V., Romaioli D., & Contarello, A. (2017). The Crisis Tsunami. The social representation of the
economic crisis in the Italian press. International Review of Social Psychology. DOI: doi.org/10.5334/irsp.103

Conferences
  • Rizzoli, V., Tuzzi, A., & Contarello, A. (2017, July). Towards a Portrait of EJSP in Search of Trends. The case of Ingroup/Outgroup Dynamics. Poster presented at 18th General Meeting of The European Association of Social Psychology, Granada, ES
  • Contarello, A., Romaioli, D., & Rizzoli, V. (2017, July). Ageing Well through Self-Other Positioning. Poster presented at 18th General Meeting of The European Association of Social Psychology, Granada, ES
  • Rizzoli, V., Tuzzi, A., & Contarello, A. (2017, June). Looking at the History/ies of Social Psychology through the Analysis of Scientific Production. XIII PhD Meeting in Social and Organizational Psychology, Lisbon, PT
  • Rizzoli, V., Romaioli D. & Contarello A. (2016, settembre). Crossing the abyss of the crisis. Social representations of the economic crisis in the Italian press. Poster presented at 13th  International Conference on Social Representations, Marseille, FR.
  • Rizzoli, V. & Romaioli D. (2016, settembre). La rappresentazione sociale della crisi economica a livello societale e contestuale. Un’analisi su quotidiani e interviste. Poster presented at XIV Congresso Nazionale della Sezione di Psicologia sociale dell’AIP, Napoli, IT.
  • Contarello, A., Romaioli D., Piccolo, C. & Rizzoli, V. (September, 2015). Da narrative di declino a frammenti di futuro. Esercizi sull’ageing come rappresentazione sociale. Paper presented at Congresso Nazionale AIP della Sezione di Psicologia sociale, Palermo, Italy.
  • Contarello, A., Marcolungo, E., Rizzoli, V. & Romaioli D. (September, 2014). Challenging narratives of decline in an ageing society that faces a global crisis. Paper presented at VII Fórum Internacional de Saúde Envelhecimento e Representações Sociais, Évora, Portugal.

Educative and professional experiences

Didattica integrativa per il corso di Statistica per la Ricerca Sociale (prof. Cinzia Mortarino). Corso di laurea in
Scienze Sociologiche – I semestre a. a. 2017/2018

october – december 2017 – visiting period at ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon. Research center: CIS-IUL. Supervisor: Prof. Paula Castro

Lecturer at IQLA-GIAT international summer school in Quantitative Analysis of Textual Data (4-8 september
2017, Padova)

2015 – IQLA-GIAT Summer School in Quantitative analysis of textual data (2nd edition). University of Padova, FISPPA Department

2015 – Psycologist with qualification

2014 – Apprenticeship – University of Padova (FISPPA). Tutor: prof. Alberta Contarello

2014 – Stage – SdV Consulenze e ricerche di marketing

2012/2013 – Training Courses for Advanced Research and Methods of Data Analysis (SPAD e TaLTaC2).

2013 – Mimprendo 2013 – Komatsu Utility Europe. Development of the project:  “Dimensione narrativa dell’innovazione: dalle storie alla storia d’impresa”

2013 – Internship – Coop Adriatica. Employees managing and recruiting

2011 – Internship – Emme Delta Consulting srl

Education
  • 2013 – Master’s degree in Social, Work and Communication Psychology, with honours – University of Padova. Supervisor: prof. Alberta Contarello (Thesis title:  Crisis as Social Representation. A quali-quantitative study on communicative modalities in Italian press along time)
  • 2011 – Bachelor’s degree in Social and Work Psychology, with honours – University of Padova. Supervisor: Prof. Egidio Robusto (Thesis title:  Implicit and explicit measures of political attitude. A Many-Facet Rasch Measurement analysis)