Professor at UAlg is 6th in the ranking of top Psychology scientists in Portugal

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Alexandra Reis, professor and researcher at the University of the Algarve, was ranked sixth, nationally, in a ranking of the main scientists in the field of Psychology at national level published by the

«This ranking of the best scientists in the field of Psychology is based on a rigorous examination of 166.880 scientists in Google Scholar and Microsoft Academic Graph. For the Psychology discipline, more than 12.536 profiles were examined. The ranking contains h-index values, publications and citations registered on December 6, 2021», according to the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Alexandra Reis has focused her investigation «in cognitive neuroscience (neuropsychology/cognitive psychology), language processing, memory, visual cognition and cross-cultural issues».

“His research interests include the implications of literacy/illiteracy in the human brain (at its different levels – behavioural, functional and anatomical) and in the development and disorders of reading”, concludes the FCHS.