Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York
 


Daniela S. Jopp, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Dealy 318
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458-9993
Phone: (+1) 718 817 3835
Fax: (+1) 718 817 3785
Email: jopp@fordham.edu
Office Hours: Mon, 10:00-12:00; Thur, 10:00-12:00, and by appt.

Curriculum Vita (.pdf)

Adult Development and Aging Lab
Dr. Daniella Jopp
EducationInterests | Projects/Research | Courses | CooperationsPublicationsPresentationsRecent News

Education Top
  • 1997 Diplom (MA equivalent) in Psychology, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
  • 2003 Ph.D. in Psychology, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany

Major Research Interests Top
  • Psychological mechanisms of positive development and aging
  • Personal resources, adaptive strategies, self-referent beliefs, and how they interact
  • Psychological strengths in centenarians
  • Adaptation to and coping with critical life events, disease, and the aging process
  • Activities and health in relation to cognition and memory performance
  • Memory beliefs and metamemory
  • Lifespan psychology (adulthood, old age, centenarians)

Projects/Research Top

Courses Top
  • Successful Aging: Concepts and Determinants
  • PSYC 6330 - Cognitive Development
  • PSYC 4310 - Aging and Society
  • PSYC 1000 - Introductory Psychology

Cooperations Top

Selected Publications
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A complete listing of all of Dr. Jopp's published works may be obtained by visiting DigitalResearch@fordham.edu.

Selected Presentations Top
  • Jopp, D. (2009, November). Predicting memory performance in a lifespan sample: Comparing the role of self-reported activities, memory beliefs, and strategy use. Paper presented at the 62. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Atlanta, GA.
  • Rott, C., & Jopp, D. (2009, November). Persons or places – Are social interactions and going to favorite places similar sources for well-being in very old age? Paper presented at the 62. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Atlanta, GA.
  • Jopp, D., Rott, C., & Oswald, F. (2009, July). Self-efficacy in young-old, old-old, and centenarians. Paper presented at the 19th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Paris, France.
  • Wozniak, D., Stanek, S., Berendonk, C., Ehret, S., Strobel, M., Glaub, A., & Jopp, D. (2008, December). Gutes Altern aus Sicht von Laien: Definitionen und Determinanten [Successful aging from the perspective of laypersons: Definitions and determinants]. Paper presented at the 9. Congress of the German Society for Gerontology and Geriatrics, Potsdam, Germany. 
  • Jopp, D., & Schmitt, M. (2008, August). Coping with multiple life events. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.
  • Jopp, D., & Hertzog, C. (2008, July). Adaptation in adulthood: Which roles play resources, strategies, and beliefs for well-being? Paper presented at 29. International Congress on Psychology, Berlin, Germany.
  • Jopp, D., Hoppmann, C., & Blanchard-Fields, F. (2008, July). Personal resources and their relation to goal progress in older couples. Paper presented at the 20. Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development, Würzburg, Germany.
  • Jopp, D., & Hertzog, C. (2007, November). Memory action control beliefs: Relations to strategy use and performance. Paper presented at the 60. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, San Francisco, CA.
  • Jopp, D., Hoppmann, C., & Blanchard-Fields, F. (2007, November). Linking resources and goal pursuit in older couples: an experience-sampling approach. Paper presented at the 60. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, San Francisco, CA.
  • Jopp, D., & Rott, C. (2006, November). Meaning in life and will to live: Assurance for positive adaptation in very old age. Paper presented at the 59. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Dallas, TX.
  • Jopp, D., & Hertzog, C. (2005, November). Health dimensions and their relation to beliefs about cognition, strategy use, and cognitive performance. Paper presented at the 58. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in Orlando, FL.
  • Jopp, D., & Smith, J. (2004, July). Linking perceived health change, depression, and aging satisfaction tosurvival:Results of the Berlin Aging Study. Poster presented at the 18. Biannual Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development, Ghent, Belgium.
  • Jopp, D., Rott, C., & d’Heureuse, V. (2004, August). On the roles of resources, self-referent beliefs, and attitudes towards life for successful aging: First results from the Heidelberg Centenarian Study. Paper presented at the 28. International Congress of Psychology, Beijing, China.
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