Short CV/Education and training

  • 2000
    Engineer, Ecole Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France)

  • 2001
    Master, Cognitive Sciences, Ecole Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France)

  • 2004
    European Diploma in Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Hanse Wissenschaft Kollege (Delmenhorst, Germany), and Universidad de La Laguna (Tenerife, Spain)

  • 2006
    PhD in Cognitive Psychology, Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris, France)

Selected publications

  • Izard V., Pica P., Spelke E.S., Dehaene S., 2011. Flexible Euclidean Intuitions in an Amazonian Indigene Group, PNAS, 108(24), 9782-9787.

  • Izard V., Sann C., Spelke E.S., Streri A., 2009. Newborn Infants Represent Abstract Numbers, PNAS, 106(25): 10382:10385.

  • Izard V., Dehaene-Lambertz G., Dehaene S., 2008. Distinct cerebral pathways for object identity and number in 3-month-old infants, PLOS Biology, 6(2): e11, p. 275-285.

    Izard V., Dehaene S., 2008. Calibrating the number line, Cognition 106(3), 1221-1247.

  • Izard V., Pica P., Spelke E., Dehaene S., Exact Equality and Successor Function: Two Key Concepts on the Path towards understanding Exact Numbers, Philosophical Psychology, 21(4): 491-505.

  • Izard V., Pica, P., Dehaene, S., Hinchey, D., Spelke, E.S., in press. Geometry as a universal mental construction. 24th volume of Attention and Performance.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • MathConstruction, European Research Council Starting Grant, 2011 – 2016


You can only see the contact information of the academics in the database if you are a registered user of AcademiaNet.
Please register here


  1. Read what our members say about AcademiaNet.

No more excuses!

  1. Please download the brochure "No more excuses" and read more about female experts in Europe, and about AcademiaNet.

Similar profiles

  1. Dr. Brigitte Adriaensen

    Social and behavioural sciences, LanguagesHispanic Literature

  2. Dr. Kristin Eva Albrechsen Veel

    Social and behavioural sciences, LanguagesComparative Literature and Modern Culture

  3. Prof. Helene Ahl PhD

    Social and behavioural sciencesOrganization Theory, Gender studies

  4. Assoc. Prof. Anna Lisa Ahlers

    Languages, Social and behavioural sciencesModern Chinese Studies / Sinology; Political Science; Political Sociology