Jiska Peper

Jiska Peper, PhD, Assistant Professor at Institute of Psychology, Leiden University
Jiska Peper

Jiska Peper is an Assistant Professor (UD) at the Brain and Development Lab at Leiden University. She obtained her PhD at the Department of Psychiatry of at the UMC in Utrecht. Her research focuses on the influence of pubertal hormones on the development of adolescent brain and behavior. Using a variety of neuroimaging techniques combined with hormonal data, she tries to obtain insights into the biological underpinnings of impulsive behavior. Her work is supported by an NWO Veni grant.

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