Message from the Editor

Message from the Editor

  1. Freitas-Magalhaes, Ph.D.

Editor, Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion







A. Freitas-Magalhaes, University Fernando Pessoa, PT


Associate Editors:

Joan Borod, Ph.D. University of New York, USA

Jenny Yiend, Ph.D., King´s College London, UK


Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion (JBFE) is a peer reviewed electronic journal publishing theoretically driven, empirical research in major areas of brain, face and emotion. Publication is sponsored by the Facial Emotion Expression Lab (FEELab Sciences Books Division) at the University Fernando Pessoa which provides free access to its contents. Authors retain copyright for their work. Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion is permanently archived at the Library of the University Fernando Pessoa (UFP) and Facial Emotion Expression Lab (FEELab).

Citation Format: Castro, E. (2011). "Title of Article." Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion, 1,15-22.

Journal of Brain Face and Emotion (JBFE) is an interdisciplinary academic journal that examines the intersection of brain, face and emotion, memory, cognition, psychobiology and neurobiology of emotion and facial expression. Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion (JBFE) welcomes submissions that explore the social and psychological aspects of emotional human behavior as related to applied societal and criminal justice settings. Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion (JBFE) is dedicated to providing timely access to important peer-reviewed research. As Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion (JBFE) is primarily positioned as an electronic journal, this process can be considerably shortened; resulting in a more rapid dissemination of important information. Additionally, the e-journal format does not create the usual page per issue limitations in print-only journals.

Issues are published on a regular basis with volume and issue numbers (3 per year). Authors are invited to submit their work at any time throughout the year and should carefully review the submission criteria and requirements. Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion (JBFE) maintains rigorous peer-reviewed standards. If you have a submission that you believe meets our criteria, we encourage you to consider Journal of Brain, Face and Emotion (JBFE) as an outlet for your academic research.

 If you have any questions regarding this journal or submission requirements, please feel free to review the relevant sections of this website or contact me directly at