Francesca Costa

FrancescaCostaFrancesca Costa is a former PhD student in “Psychology, Linguistics, and Cognitive Neuroscience” under the supervision of Professor Maria Teresa Guasti.

She graduated in Speech and Language Therapy at the University of Padua. Then she matured clinical experience as SLT both in Italy and in the UK (London) feeling a growing interest in the bilingualism phenomenon. In 2016 she came back to Italy and entered the Bicocca Language Group within her PhD program.
Her research focuses on bilingual development in the context of immigration, immersion programs, and atypical development.

Upcoming Events

December 5, 2023
  • BIL Seminar: Victoria Sánchez-Gómez December 5, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    'Exploring narrative abilities of Spanish-speaking children with intellectual and developmental disabilities: Assessment and Intervention'

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December 14, 2023
  • Seminario CIRCLeS: Francesco Pavani December 14, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Plasticità cerebrale e sordità: discutere lo stato dell'arte per superare alcune concezioni fuorvianti

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December 19, 2023
  • BIL Seminar: Shenai Hu December 19, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    'Comprehension and production of relative clauses by Chinese children with developmental language disorder'

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