CV – Veronika Konok, PhD

Place & date of birth: Budapest, Hungary – 18.01.1982.
Nationality: Hungarian
Education: Psychologist
Contact: +36-1-411-6500 Ext./ 8788
E-mail: konokvera@gmail.com

Studies:
2009-2012                         Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Biológia Doktori Iskola, Etológia Doktori Program
2001-2008                        Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Pszichológia szak

Languages skills: English,  German

Degree: PhD (2015) Title of dissertation: Emotional communication between dogs and humans

Professional experience and positions:
2016-                                    Research fellow, ELTE, Department of Ethology
2015 –                                   Research assistant, MTA-ELTE Comparative Ethology Research Group
2014 – 2015                           Assistant lecturer, ELTE Department of Ethology
2013-2014                             Psychologist, Adu Vállalkozói Szakközépiskola, Szakiskola és Gimnázium,
2012-2013                              Psychologist, Czabán Általános Iskola

Teaching experience:
Behaviourbiology practice 2019-
Animal structure and function practice 2019-
Evolution of communication lecture (2+0) 2014
Ethology practice (0+2) 2014

5 most significant publications (within 5 years):
Konok, V., Bunford, N., Miklósi, Á. 2019. Associations between child mobile use and digital parenting style in Hungarian families. Journal of Children and Media, 1-19. doi: 10.1080/17482798.2019.1684332

Konok, V., Korcsok, B., Miklósi, Á., Gácsi, M. 2018. Should we love robots? – The most liked qualities of companion dogs and how they can be implemented in social robots.  Computers in Human Behavior, 80: 132-142. doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2017.11.002

Konok, V., Pogány, Á., Miklósi, Á. 2017. Mobile attachment: Separation from the mobile induces physiological and behavioural stress and attentional bias to separation-related stimuli. Computers In Human Behavior, 71: 228-239. doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2017.02.002

Konok, V., Gigler, D., Bereczky, B. M., Miklósi, Á. 2016. Humans’ attachment to their mobile phones and its relationship with interpersonal attachment style. Computers in Human Behavior, 61: 537-547. doi:10.1016/j.chb.2016.03.062

Konok, V., Kosztolányi, A., Rainer, W., Mutschler, B., Halsband, U., Miklósi, Á. 2015. Influence of owners’ attachment style and personality on their dogs’ (Canis familiaris) separation-related disorder. PLoS ONE, 10(2): e0118375.