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Program Head of Psychology; Associate Professor of Psychology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: MSc (DEA) Cognitive Science (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Ecole Normale Superieure), PhD Linguistics (University of Maryland, College Park)
Research Areas: neurolinguistics, language processing
Diogo Almeida specializes in psycho- and neurolinguistics. His primary research focus is on language processing and the perceptual processes that enable it. He relies on a wide array of methodologies, including cross-linguistic studies and behavioral and brain imaging methods, such as MEG/EEG and fMRI. Before joining NYU - Abu Dhabi, he was a post-doctoral researcher at the University of California, Irvine, and an assistant professor at Michigan State University.