• Assistant Professor, University of Poitiers

Équipe de recherche

Research Topics

Role of the central executive system of working memory in cognitive activities and emotional regulation.

Keywords: Central executive, executives functions, working memory, long-term memory retrieval, inhibition, emotion regulation


  • Directorate of Studies – University of Poitiers, Department of Psychology
  • Member of the pedagogical commission for the transversal teaching of digital and documentary research of the University of Poitiers
  • Member of the pedagogical team of the Master’s degree program in psychology, speciality “Psychology, Psychology and Neuropsychology of Children and Adults: Language, Cognition and Learning”
  • Member of the “Commission d’Expertise Scientifique” sections 17 et 72 (Commission of Scientific Expertise for the “Philosophy” and “Epistemology, history of science and technology” section of the French National Board of Universities (CNU))

Teaching activities

  •     Cognitive Psychology
  •     Expérimental Design & Methodology
  •     Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) – Digital Technologies

Publications (selected)

Larigauderie, P., * Guignouard, C. & Olive, T (2020). Proofreading by students:  Implications of executive and non-executive components of working memory in detection of phonological, orthographical, and grammatical errors. Reading and Writing. Prépublication. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11145-019-10011-6

Larigauderie,P., Lange, M., Dutheil, A. Cérémonie, C. Vicente, S. & Gimenes, M. (2016). Contribution de capacités ecécutives et non exécutives dans différentes situations de rappel à court terme : étude chez la personne âgée. L’Année psychologique /Topics in Cognitive Psychology, 116, 351-389.

Larigauderie, P., Michaud, A. & Vicente, S. (2011). The role of semantic memory in short-term recall: Effect of strategic retrieval ability in an elderly population, Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 18, 147–179.

Fournier-Vicente, S., Larigauderie, P., & Gaonac’h, D. (2008). More dissociations or interactions within central executive functioning: A comprehensive latent-variable analysis. Acta Psychologica, 129, 32-48.

Fournier, S., Larigauderie, P., & Gaonac’h, D. (2004). Exploring how the central executive works: A search for independent components. Psychologica Belgica, 44, 159-188.

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