We are part of the Department of Psychology at Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon.

César F. Lima, Principal Investigator – Google Scholar | Departmental Website

Marta Martins, Postdoctoral Researcher – Google Scholar | Departmental Website

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

Leonor Neves, PhD Student, FCT PhD studentship – Google Scholar | Departmental Website

Ana Isabel Correia, PhD Student, FCT PhD studentship – Google Scholar | Departmental Website

Ricardo Vilaverde, PhD Student, FCT PhD studentship

Margherita Vincenzi, Visiting PhD Student, University of Padua

Aissa Baldé, MSc Student (Emotion Sciences)

Matilde Rebello de Andrade, Research Assistant


Ana Rita Pires, MSc in Emotion Sciences

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