Virginie Durier Virginie Durier

Research Fellow

Virginie Durier


Email : virginie [dot] durier [at] univ-rennes1 [dot] fr

Phone : +33 223235145

Cursus / Positions

  • 2003-… : Research Fellow, CNRS
  • 2001-2003 : Post-doctoral internship at the Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Robotics, University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom. Funding: European Marie Curie Individual Fellowship
  • 2001 : PhD. ‘Foraging and cognitive capacities of Blattella germanica (L.) (Insect: Dictyoptera)’, supervised by Dr C. Rivault, UMR 6552, CNRS-Université de Rennes 1
  • 1997 : M.Sc. in Populations' Biology, Genetics and Eco-ethology, Université de Rennes 1

Research topics

  • Perception of conversational rules in infants: structural and temporal organisation of verbal exchanges
  • Social cognition in infants: elaboration of social categories from multimodal information
  • Sensory world of full-term and preterm newborns and elaboration of comfort/discomfort indicators for preterm newborns in neonatal care unit
  • Clinical ethics in pediatric intensive care unit