We study vocal communication, music and emotion, using a range of experimental psychological and cognitive neuroscience methods. We are based in Lisbon, in the Department of Psychology at ISCTE-IUL.

 

César F. Lima, Principal Investigator – Google Scholar | ISCTE-IUL Page

 

Helena Moreira, PhD Student (secondary supervision), FCT PhD studentship – Google Scholar

Leonor Neves, PhD Student, FCT PhD studentship – Google Scholar

Ana Isabel Correia, PhD Student, FCT PhD studentship – Google Scholar

Ana Rita Pires, MSc in Emotion Sciences

Ricardo Vilaverde, MSc in Emotion Sciences

Teresa Soares, MSc in Emotion Sciences

 

Alumni: 

Aissa Baldé, Undergraduate Research Assistant

Ana Catarina Loureiro, Undergraduate Research Assistant

Lucas Naumann, Undergraduate Research Assistant


Our research is currently funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology:

(1) ‘Understanding other’s minds in the voice – The role of mentalizing and sensorimotor systems in vocal emotional processing’ (2016-2021)

(2) ‘Music for the development of social skills: The impact of music training on socio-emotional processing’ (2019-2022)

 

Get in touch if you would like to join the lab: cesar.lima@iscte-iul.pt