Teresa Del Bianco

Postdoctoral Researcher

Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development
Henry Wellcome Building
Birkbeck, University of London
Malet Street

Phone: +44 (0)20 7079 6322
Email: t.delbianco@bbk.ac.uk


Research interests

Infants’ social development, gaze and face processing, regulation of attention, Autism Spectrum Disorder

For further details about the projects I am working on, visit our group’s website https://sites.google.com/view/bondcbcdand my website https://tdbianco.netlify.app/

Curriculum vitae

PhD in Psychological Sciences and Education, University of Trento (2018)

Master of Medicine, University of Pisa (2014)



Del Bianco, T., Mason, L., Charman, T., Tillman, J., Loth, E., Hayward, H., ... & Jones, E. J. (2021). Temporal profiles of social attention are different across development in Autistic and Neurotypical people. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 6(8), 813-824. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2020.09.004

Haartsen, R., Mason, L., Braithwaite, E. K., Del Bianco, T., Johnson, M. H., & Jones, E. J. (2021). Reliability of an automated gaze‐controlled paradigm for capturing neural responses during visual and face processing in toddlerhood. Developmental Psychobiology, 63(7), e22157. https://doi.org/10.1002/dev.22157

Parellada, M., San José Cáceres, A., Palmer, M., Delorme, R., Jones, E. J., Parr, J. R., ... & Arango, C. on behalf of AIMS-2-TRIALS-CT1 Group (2021). A Phase II Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Arbaclofen Administered for the Treatment of Social Function in Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorders: Study Protocol for AIMS-2-TRIALS-CT1. Frontiers in psychiatry, 1153. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2021.701729

Del Bianco, T., Falck‐Ytter, T., Thorup, E., & Gredebäck, G. (2018). The Developmental Origins of Gaze‐Following in Human Infants. Infancy.

Del Bianco T., Ozturk Y., Basadonne I., Mazzoni N., Venuti P. (2018) "The thorn in the dyad: a vision on the parent-child relationship in Autism Spectrum Disorder", Europe’s Journal of Psychology

Del Bianco, T., Mazzoni, N., Bentenuto, A., & Venuti, P. (2018). An investigation of attention to faces and eyes: looking time is task-dependent in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Frontiers in psychology9, 2629.

Del Bianco, T., & Venuti, P. (2017). The Gaze of Others: Atypical development of early social orienting in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Psicologia Clinica Dello Sviluppo, 21(3). http://doi.org/10.1449/88499

Kleberg, J. L., Del Bianco, T., & Falck‐Ytter, T. (2018). How Infants Arousal Influences Their Visual Search. Child development.