Jana obtained a PhD in Psychology
before spending 9 years as a scientist at world-renowned universities and
research institutions in various countries.
Her research focuses on
personality that she has studied in adults and children of different background
as well as in various primate species. These broad experiences allowed her to
develop more comprehensive views on individual differences and to gain a deeper
insight in what it actually is that we commonly call personality.
Currently, Jana is an Associate Professor/ Senior Lecturer at the University of Greenwich. She has been a Senior
Research Fellow and Marie Curie Fellow at the London School of Economics (LSE). Her research has received various
awards and prizes for its originality and for addressing fundamental research