The Research Centre on Cognition and Learning (CeRCA) investigates the cognitive and socio-cognitive processes of human beings. CeRCA is a joint research unit of the Université de Poitiers, the François-Rabelais Universityé at Tours and the French Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS).
The research is strutured around six teams which investigate:
- Attention and control processes (ATCO)
- Language capacities and finalized interactions (CLIF)
- Social cognition (SoCog)
- Psychopathology and neuropsychology of cognitive dysfunction (DysCo)
- Writing (PREC)
- The impact of ageing on memory (VIME).