Our 24 faculty members have vast experience teaching and supervising graduate students. Twelve have conducted post-doctoral research in renowned institutions in Brazil and abroad, 8 currently have CNPq Productivity scholarships and 5 are full professors.
Alex Sandro Gomes Pessoa (Area 2)
Research Topics: resilience processes; psychological development in challenging contexts; risk and protective factors; violence against children and adolescents; young offenders.
Almir Del Prette (Area 2)
Research Topics: Social Skills, Assertiveness, Interpersonal Relations, Interventions with groups/workshops, Researc Methods.
Amanda Ribeiro de Oliveira (Area 3)
Research Topics: Neurosciences with a special interest in Neuropsychopharmacology: anxiety, fear, defensive bheavior, aversive conditioning, dopamine, hypothalamus pituitary thyroid adrenal axis, microdialysis.
Antônio Celso de Noronha Goyos (Area 1)
Research Topics: Choice and preference: behavioral and economic games (generosity and altruism). Symbolic behaviors: Verbal behavior, stimulus equivalence, relational frames and naming.
Azair Liane Matos do Canto de Souza (Area 3)
Research Topics: Anxiety, nociception, defensive brain system, labyrinth learning, Step-Down and dark-light boxes, abdominal contortions, mice.
CNPq: CNPq Productivity Scholar - 2
Camila Domeniconi (Area 1)
Research Topics: Reading and writing, stimulus equivalence, and symbolic function.
CNPq: CNPq Productivity Scholar - 2
Debora de Hollanda Souza (Area 1)
Research Topics: Theory of mind, social cognition, social development and language.
Deisy das Graças de Souza (Area 1)
Research Topics: Learning, cognition and symbolic function: Reading and writing acquisition and development of auditory processing in cochlear implant users.
CNPq: Bolsista CNPq- SR
Eduardo Name Risk
Research Topics: Research Topics: Digital social networks and subjectivation; Psychoanalysis, gender relations and sexuality; Family, sociability and generations.
Laboratory: Interdisciplinary Laboratory for the Study of the Human Psychism (LIEPH)
Research Group: GEEPCSS - Study, Extension and Research Group on Clinics, Subjectivity and Society (Group leader/participant)
Research Group: Laboratory of Teaching and Research in Health Psychology (Researcher/participant)
Elizabeth Joan Barham (Area 2)
Research Topics: Work-family balance; father involvement; elderly caretaker; professional training for family caretakers; cognitive alterations in the elderly; quality of life in old age (focusing on social involvement).
Fabiano Koich Miguel (Area 2)
Research Topics: construction of psychological assessment instruments; computerized assessment; emotions and emotional intelligence; personality assessment; cognitive assessment
Research Group: emotional intelligence (emotional intelligence)
Scholar Google: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=42UPOCAAAAAJ
João dos Santos Carmo (Area 1)
Research Topics: Conceptual development and acquisition of Math skills; Math anxiety; equivalence and symbolic function.
Júlio César Coelho de Rose (Area 1)
Research Topics: Relational learning, symbolic function, stimulus equivalence, stimulus control, reading and writing.
CNPq: CNPq Productivity Scholar - 1C
Leonardo Cardoso Portela Câmara
Research Topics: Psychoanalytic theory and clinic, with emphasis on S. Freud, S. Ferenczi and M. Balint.
Lidia Marson Postalli (Area 1)
Research Topics: Instructional control, acquisition of reading and writing, programming of teaching conditions, stimulus control and stimulus equivalence.
Scholar Google: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=tXrU03YAAAAJ&hl=pt-BR
Marcos Hortes Nisihara Chagas (Area 3)
Research Topics: Aging, cognition, dementia, Parkinson disease, depression and neuroimaging.
Maria de Jesus Dutra dos Reis (Area 2)
Research Topics: Behavior analysis processes and applications to Behavior-analytic clinic; theory, assessment and intervention in clinic and in mental health.
Maria Stella Coutinho de Alcântara Gil (Area 1)
Research Topics: Infants, conditional discrimination, matching to sample.
Mariéle Diniz Cortez (Area 1)
Research Topics: Verbal behavior; do-say correspondence; teaching of verbal operants; symbolic behavior.
Mario Henrique da Mata Martins
Research Topics: Public action, governance, and public policies; socio-environmental vulnerabilities, risks, and disasters; communication, language, and discursive practices.
Laboratory: LAÇO - Social Psychology Laboratory
Research Group: IT and Government ()
Monalisa Muniz Nascimento (Area 2)
Research Topics: Psychology foundations and measures: psychological and intelligence assessment, dynamic assessment, emotional intelligence, development and learning.
Nassim Chamel Elias (Area 1)
Research Topics: Experimental and applied behavior analysis, verbal behavior, stimulus equivalence, naming, special education, autism spectrum disorder, prejudice and racism, and educational software.
Patrícia Waltz Schelini (Area 2)
Research Topics: Intelligence, creativity, counterfactual thinking, metacognition and instrument design.
Rosemeire Aparecida Scopinho (Area 2)
Research Topics: Work and health; work and youth; work and subjectivity; cooperation and self-management; informal work; memory and social identity.
Sabrina Mazo D'Affonseca (Area 2)
Research Topics: Prevention of domestic violence; violence; violence; intimate partner violence.
Zilda Aparecida Pereira Del Prette (Area 2)
Research Topics: Assessment and promotion of social skills, assertiveness, empathy, interpersonal relations, research methods.
CNPq: CNPq Productivity Scholar - 1A