Personal Profile

Rui Costa Lopes

Rui Costa Lopes obtained his degree in Social and Organizational Psychology from ISCTE in 2004. In 2009, he obtained his PhD in Social Psychology from ISCTE in collaboration with the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Collaborates with ICS since 2004 within projects related with social norms, prejudice, intergroup relations and social attitudes and behaviors.

Between 2009 and 2015, developed post doctoral research in ICS in collaboration with the Radboud University in Nijmegen (The Netherlands) on the phenomenon of implicit racial prejudice and the influence of social norms on its emergence. Other topics studied in this period focused the effects of multicultural and colorblind ideologies on attitudes towards immigrant groups.



Lisbon Meeting


2018: Organizing Committe

Lisbon Meeting


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