Adolescents with callous-unemotional traits show signs of psychopathy
A pioneering study with the Portuguese population shows that adolescents with high levels of callous-unemotional traits demonstrate lower levels of anticipated guilt towards the possibility of committing an immoral act and struggle to judge an immoral act as a wrong one.
We have just received an innovation award
Because of its 27th anniversary, the daily newspaper "As Beiras", has distinguished 12 individuals and institutions for their contributions in 2020. Jorge Almeida has been awarded the Innovation Trophy, due to his scientific contributions and his cutting-edge research project "ContentMap".
We are hiring research assistants and doctoral students
We are looking for motivated and bright Research Assistants and future Doctoral Students to work on a prestigious ERC Starting Grant project (ContentMAP) on the neural organization of object knowledge.
Proaction Lab celebrates the Brain Awareness Week
The Proaction Lab is joining the celebrations of Brain Awareness Week, a global science communication campaign that aims to foster the public interest in brain science. We will be hosting activities for children. Registrations are open.
Neurocobots: enhancing human-robot collaboration
At Proaction Lab we seek to allow humans and their robotic partners to be able to work together, side by side.