Stefanie Hoehl is head of the Research Unit of Developmental Psychology at the University of Vienna and leads the Wiener Kinderstudien (www.kinderstudien.at/en/). She completed her undergraduate studies in psychology at Heidelberg University and received her PhD from the University of Leipzig in 2008. She completed her Habilitation at the University of Heidelberg in 2013. From 2016 to 2019 she led the Max Planck Research Group on Early Social Cognition at the MPI for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig. Her research focuses on social and cognitive development in early childhood.