Nebrija Research Center in Cognition

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Nebrija Research Center on CognitionAcronym: CINC

Summary and Research Lines


The Nebrija Research Center in Cognition - CINC is oriented towards research excellence in the area of behavioral sciences. Its scientific work appertains to the disciplines that explore human behavior and how it is modulated in relation to oneself and to the context, dealing mainly with sciences such as pedagogy and experimental psychology, and giving a highly relevant role to cognitive science and neuroscience. The Nebrija Research Center in Cognition - CINC brings together permanent research staff from Nebrija University and external affiliated staff of the highest international level.

Research lines:

  • Basic cognitive processes and their relation to learning.
  • Language learning throughout the life cycle.
  • Language management and code change.
  • Cognitive mechanisms involved in reading.
  • Reading training.

Technical equipment:Nebrija Research Center in Cognition - CINC has recently created laboratories that incorporate systems of behavioral registration, eye movements and psychophysical responses, among which the following stand out:

  • Behavioral systems based on tactile response.
  • Behavioral systems based on verbal response.
  • EyeLink 1000 Plus eye movement recording system.
  • World Camera Pupil Labs eye movement recording system.
  • Equivital psychophysiological recording systems.
  • Gorilla online experimentation license.
  • LimeSurvey Online Survey License.
  • EyeLink Portable Duo eye movement tracking system.
  • ActiChamp Plus 128-channel EEG recording system.
  • ActiChamp Plus 64-channel EEG co-registration system (hyperscanning).
  • HTC Vive Pro virtual reality systems with eye movement tracking.
  • HTC Vive Virtual reality systems.
  • Simescar Lite driving simulator.



PhD. Jon Andoni Duñabeitia Landaburu ORCID GScholar
PhD. Claudia Poch Pérez Botija Principal Researcher ORCID GScholar PhD. Alice Foucart Principal Researcher ORCID GScholar PhD. Irini Mavrou Researcher ORCID GScholar Laís Muntini Researcher ORCID PhD. Jaisalmer de Frutos-Lucas Researcher ORCID PhD. Teresa Rossignoli Palomeque Researcher ORCID PhD. Ocarina Masid Blanco Researcher ORCID GScholar PhD. Margarita Planelles Almeida Researcher ORCID GScholar PhD. Juana Muñoz Liceras Researcher ORCID PhD. Rafael Salom Borrás Researcher ORCID GScholar PhD. Alicia Luque Researcher ORCID Luca Bazzi Otero Researcher in Training ORCID GScholar José Francisco Rocabado Rocha Researcher in Training ORCID GScholar Clara Planchuelo Fernández Researcher in Training ORCID GScholar
Jose Luis Tapia Iglesias Researcher in Training ORCID GScholar PhD. Jose Antonio Hinojosa Poveda Affiliate Senior Researcher PhD. Manuel Perea Lara Affiliate Senior Researcher PhD. Jason Rothman Affiliate Senior Researcher PhD. Christos Pliatsikas Research collaborator PhD. Thomas Lachmann Affiliate Senior Researcher PhD. Mariano Sigman Gold Affiliate Senior Researcher PhD. Jorge González Alonso Senior Researcher ORCID GScholar PhD. Eneko Antón Ustariz Research collaborator PhD. Monserrat Comesaña Vila Research collaborator PhD. Jessica Piñero Peñalver Research collaborator Ana Igual Blasco Research collaborator Pedro Conesa Cervera Research collaborator

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