Professor of Psychology of Ageing


My research focuses on social and motivational development across adulthood. I want to better understand which processes underlie our ability to initialize and maintain social relationships in different contexts across the life span.


Prof. Dr. Jana Nikitin, PhD.

University of Vienna

Faculty of Psychology

Department of Developmental and Educational Psychology

Liebiggasse 5

AT-1010 Vienna

Email: jana.nikitin (at)