Francesca Costa is a PhD student in “Psychology, Linguistics, and Cognitive Neuroscience” under the supervision of Professor Maria Teresa Guasti.
She studied Speech and Language Therapy at University of Padua. She worked as SLT both in Italy and in the UK (London) feeling a growing interest for the bilingualism phenomenon. In 2016 she came back to Italy and entered the Bicocca Language Group within her PhD program. At the moment she is studying bilingual development in context of immigration, immersion schooling and atypical development.