Department Department of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences

Advancing Knowledge on Human Behaviour and Cognition

We develop and advance scientific knowledge on human behavior and cognition and their relation to physical and mental health, personality, social environment, and contextual factors across the lifespan.

A glimpse into our Research

3 Institutes and 11 laboratories

Research in the Department of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences covers a wide spectrum, ranging from biopsychology, neurocognition and behaviour, the economics of health and well-being, to clinical and health psychology, educational, social and media psychology, and developmental and cultural psychology. We also focus on psychological methodology, psychometrics, assessment and user-experience.

Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences in numbers

  • XX
    Staff members
  • 4
    Study Programmes
  • 11
    labs in laboratory network


  • Call for Papers MediaPsych23

    Psychologie, neurosciences & économie comportementale
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