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Manuel Carreiras

International scientific advisory board

EDUCATION AND CAREER
Master of Psychology. University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1981.
PhD in Psychology. University of La Laguna, Spain, 1984.

PRESENT OFFICES
Scientific Director of the BCBL, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language.

RESEARCH
Reading, bilingualism, visual word recognition, sentence processing, sign language, neurodegeneration of language.

ACADEMIC ACTIVITY
Lecturer in Psychology, University of La Laguna, Spain (1984-1986).
Associate Professor of Psychology, University of La Laguna, Spain (1986-1996).
Professor of Psychology, University of La Laguna, Spain, (1996-2008).
Professor of Research, Ikerbasque (2008-present).
Scientific Director of the Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (2008-present).


MOST IMPORTANT ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Molinaro, N., Barber, H.A., Pérez, A., Parkkonen, L., & Carreiras, M., ( 2013 ) Left fronto-temporal dynamics during agreement processing: Evidence for feature-specific computations. Neuroimage, 78, 339-352;
  • Duñabeitia, J.A., Dimitropoulou, M., Grainger, J., Hernández, J.A., & Carreiras, M. , ( 2012 ) Differential sensitivity of letters, numbers and symbols to character transpositions. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24:7, pp. 1610–1624;
  • Gillon-Dowens, M., Vergara, M., Barber, H. A., Carreiras, M. (2010). Morpho-syntactic processing in late L2 learners. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22 (8), 1870–1887, doi:10.1162/jocn.2009.21304;
  • Carreiras, M., Seghier, M., Baquero, S., Estévez, A., Lozano, A., Devlin, J.T., and Price, C. J. (2009) An anatomical signature for literacy. Nature, 461, 983-U245, doi: 10.1038/nature0846;
  • Carreiras, M., Duñabeitia, J. A. & Molinaro, N. (2009). Consonants and vowels contribute differently to visual word recognition: ERPs of relative position priming. Cerebral Cortex, 19, 2659-2670.