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    Emanuele is a Senior Lecturer in Psychometrics and Chair of the Assessment Group at Aston Medical School, where he has been working since 2018.

    He is a psychologist interested in psychometrics and psychological measurement, with experience in research and analysis in a number of domains, including medical education, psychology of individual differences, and mental health. His journey in medical education started in 2016 at Sheffield Medical School, where he was appointed as Assessment Psychometrician, sharing responsibility for the analysis and reporting of assessment data and results from the medical programme.

    He is currently responsible for the design and quality assurance of all processes for assessment at Aston Medical School, including standard setting and psychometric post-exam item analysis to inform the refinement of tests. He provides detailed statistical analysis and quality reports for all assessment results.

    Within Aston Medical School he also provides his expertise to the Admissions Group for the analysis of admissions data and the differential attainment of applicants from different backgrounds, and to inform on the reliability and validity of the Multiple Mini Interviews.

    He reports to Board of Examiners and to the General Medical Council (GMC) to show that Aston medical students’ learning is directed towards the Outcomes for Graduates and that students progress towards meeting the outcomes.

    Teaching Activity

    Sharing responsibility in training students and staff in Assessment and Psychometrics through dedicated lectures, Team-Based Learning sessions, online and offline material and interactions.

    He currently leads on the delivery of the health psychology component of the "Social and Psychological Aspects of Health Care" Block in the undergraduate programme.

    Research Interests

    Research interests in a number of domains, including:

    • Assessment and Psychometrics
    • Medical Education
    • Psychological Measurement
    • Psychology of Individual Differences
    • Health and Wellbeing

    An updated record of his publications and presentations is available at Google Scholar.

    Membership of Professional Bodies

    Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (since 2017).

    Contact Details

    • Telephone: 0121 204 3629
    • Email:
    • Room Number: MB510

    Education/Academic qualification

    PhD, Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza

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    Research Output 2014 2017

    Emotional Intelligence
    Statistical Factor Analysis

    Beck Hopelessness Scale (BHS): A second-order confirmatory factor analysis.

    Iliceto, P. & Fino, E., 1 Jan 2015, In : European Journal of Psychological Assessment. 31, 1, p. 31-37

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Statistical Factor Analysis
    Equipment and Supplies
    Surveys and Questionnaires

    Executive functions, impulsivity, and inhibitory control in adolescents: A structural equation model

    Fino, E., Melogno, S., Iliceto, P., D'Aliesio, S., Pinto, M. A., Candilera, G. & Sabatello, U., 15 May 2014, In : Advances in Cognitive Psychology. 10, 2, p. 32–38

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Impulsive Behavior
    Structural Models
    Executive Function
    Self Report
    Corpus Striatum

    Personality and suicidal ideation in the elderly: factorial invariance and latent means structures across age

    Iliceto, P., Fino, E., Sabatello, U. & Candilera, G., 30 Jan 2014, In : Aging and Mental Health. 18, 6, p. 792-800

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Suicidal Ideation
    Young Adult

    Self/other Perception Mediates Between Personality and Suicidal Ideation in Young Adults

    Fino, E., Iliceto, P., Sabatello, U., Petrucci, F. & Candilera, G., 2014, In : The European Journal of Psychiatry. 28, 2, p. 104-113

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Suicidal Ideation
    Young Adult
    Structural Models