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Valérie Camos

Job: Professor
Office: RM C-3.115
Rue P.A. de Faucigny 2
1700 Fribourg
Phone: +41 26 300 7675
Fax: +41 26 300 9712
eMail: valerie.camos@unifr.ch
Unit: Développement cognitif  
Personal page: http://www.tbrsmodel.com


Working memory

Numerical cognition: counting, subitizing, transcoding


Master en psychologie scolaire et du développement

Au sein du Master en psychologie, la professeure Camos est responsable de la branche psychologie scolaire et du développement. Le programme des enseignements pour les années académiques 2014-2015 et 2015-2016 sont décrits dans le fichier ci-dessous.



List of publications (pdf)

Valérie Camos is professor of developmental psychology at the Université de Fribourg since 2010. She completed her PhD in 1998 at the Université de Bourgogne. After a post-doc in Randy Engle’s lab at Georgia Institute of Technology, she was lecturer at the Université René Descartes Paris V and then moved back to Université de Bourgogne as professor in developmental psychology. In 2007, she was nominated at the Institut Universitaire de France. In the beginning of her carrier, she was mainly interested in numerical cognition in typically developing children and children with dyspraxia. At the end of the nineties, she started studying working memory development with Pierre Barrouillet at the Université de Bourgogne where they published together a first paper in JML in 2001 and then a first version of the TBRS model in 2004 published in JEP:G. In 2011, she created the Fribourg Center for Cognition, a multidisciplinary research center. Apart from her work on working memory, she is still interested in numerical cognition, especially on counting subitizing and transcoding.

Département de Psychologie / Departement für Psychologie - R. Faucigny 2 - 1700 Fribourg / Freiburg - Tel +41 26 300 7620 - Fax +41 26 / 300 9712 - psychologie [at] unifr.ch - uni