Jessica Määttä

Lab Manager

Since 2021, Jessica is the Lab Manager of the Emotion Lab at Karolinska Institutet. She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Consciousness studies and a Master’s degree in Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Skövde (Sweden), as well as a Master’s degree in Cognitive Neuroscience at Radboud University (The Netherlands). As part of the Cognitive Neuroscience Research Master, she completed an internship with Hanneke den Ouden and Jennifer Swart at Donders Institute (2015), aimed to disentangle the nature of motivational biases on goal-directed behavior. She has previously worked as a research coordinator in the motivational and cognitive control lab of Roshan Cools, at Donders Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging (2016-2021), where she coordinated a pharmaco-fMRI, PET project focusing on the role of dopaminergic drugs on brain and cognition.