Magda Saraiva

Magda Saraiva
Integrated Member
Social Cognition and Body Odors Team

Magda Saraiva holds a Ph.D. in Basic Psychology (University of Minho, 2016). She is currently a researcher at the WJCR. Her main research interests focus on memory processes, particularly collaborative memory and false memories. She has advanced in her research career by integrating several projects in different universities and research centers. She published 21 journal articles, 6 book chapters, and has received 5 awards. She has supervised 15 MSc dissertations and more than 10 academic and research internships.

Main 5 publications

Garrido, M.V., Saraiva, M., & Semin, G. (2022). Does the Linguistic Expectancy Bias Extend to a Second Language? Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 41(3), 350-366. doi: 10.1177/0261927X211044769
Saraiva, M., Garrido, M.V., & Albuquerque, P.B. (2021). Emergence and transmission of misinformation in the context of social interactions. Memory and Cognition, 49, 1-13. doi: 10.3758/s13421-020-01081-x
Saraiva, M., Garrido, M.V., & Pandeirada, J.N.S. (2021). Surviving in a second language: survival processing effect in memory of bilinguals. Cognition and Emotion, 35(2), 417-424. doi: 10.1080/02699931.2020.1840336
Oliveira, H.M., Albuquerque, P.B., & Saraiva, M. (2019). Associative strength or gist extraction: Which matters when DRM lists have two critical lures? Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 72(3), 570-578. doi: 10.1177/1747021818761002
Saraiva, M., Albuquerque, P.B., & Arantes, J. (2017). Production of false memories in collaborative memory tasks using the DRM paradigm. Psicológica, 38, 209-229.