About Us

Our Mission

1. aspire toward ground-breaking research and its applications;
 integrate with researchers in other Portuguese universities and expand expertise in psychological science;
 bring together fundamental research and its applications; and
maintain a highly visible presence in the scientific community and the public eye.

The Director

Professor Gün R. Semin is currently Professor of Psychology at ISPA – Instituto Universitário and the founding Director of the William James Center for Research at the same institution in Lisbon, Portugal.

External Advisory Committee
& Alderman

Randy Gallistel Rutgers University (U.S.A.)| External Advisory Committee
Norbert Schwarz University of Southern California (U.S.A.) | External Advisory Committee
Ralf Schwarzer FU Berlin (Germany) | External Advisory Committee
Fritz Strack Universität Würzburg (Germany) | Alderman