CV – Judit Abdai

Place & date of birth: Budapest, Hungary – 08. 07. 1990.
Nationality: Hungarian
Education: Biologist, MSc

2014-                      Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, Biology Doctoral School, Ethology programme
2012-2014            Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, Biologist MSc – Ecology-, Evolutionary and Conservation Biology
2009-2012            Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, Biologist BSc

Languages skills: English

Domestic and foreign scholarships:
2016-2017                  New National Excellence Program Scholarship

Professional awards and recognition:
2013                          Eötvös Loránd University Students’ Conference (TDK), Ethology science section, 2nd place

5 most significant publications (within 5 years):
Abdai, J., Baño Terencio, C., Miklósi, Á. (2017). Novel approach to study the perception of animacy in dogs. PLOS ONE, 12: e0177010. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177010

Abdai, J., Ferdinandy, B., Baño Terencio, C., Pogány, Á., Miklósi, Á. (2017). Perception of animacy in dogs and humans. Biology Letters, 13: 20170156. doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2017.0156

Abdai, J., Gergely, A., Petró, E., Topál, J., & Miklósi, Á. (2015). An investigation on social representations: Inanimate agent can mislead dogs (Canis familiaris) in a food choice task. PloS one, 10(8), e0134575.

Abdai, J. & Miklósi, Á. (2016). The origin of social evaluation, social eavesdropping, reputation
formation, image scoring or what you will. Frontiers in Psychology, 7:1772.

Gergely, A., Abdai, J., Petró, E., Kosztolányi, A., Topál, J., & Miklósi, Á. (2015). Dogs rapidly
develop socially competent behaviour while interacting with a contingently responding selfpropelled object. Animal Behaviour, 108, 137-144.