Juan Antonio Amador Campos

Juan Antonio Amador Campos is tenured lecturer in psychological assessment, now accredited to professor, in the Department of Personality, Assessment and Psychological Treatment (Faculty of Psychology) at the University of Barcelona, where he has completed three officially approved six-year research terms and six officially approved five-year teaching terms. As a researcher he has participated in numerous competitive R+D+I projects, in four of which he was the principal investigator. His current lines of research involve assessment and intervention in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, visual attention and eye movements, and cognitive skills and executive functions. Alongside his teaching and research activity he coordinates the Master’s in University Teaching for New Lecturers at the University of Barcelona, and is head of the Psychological Assessment and Treatment Unit (UDAP) at the same university. He is also on the staff of the Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour (IR3C). E-mail: jamador@ub.edu


Selected publications


Aznar-Casanova, J.A., Amador-Campos, J.A., Moreno-Sánchez, M., & Supèr, H. (2013). Onset time of binocular rivalry and duration of inter-dominance periods as psychophysical markers of ADHD. Perception, 42(1), 16-27. 

Amador Campos, J.A., Aznar Casanova, J.A., Ortiz Guerra, J.J., Moreno Sánchez, M., & Medina Peña, A. (2013). Assessing Attention Deficit by Binocular Rivalry. Journal of Attention Disorders. Publicación online, 8 de abril de 2013.  doi: 10.1177/1087054713482686. http://jad.sagepub.com/content/early/2013/04/19/1087054713482686

Mas-Expósito, L., Amador-Campos, J. A., Gómez-Benito, J., & Lalucat-Jo, Ll. (2013). Considering Variables for the Assignment of Patients with Schizophrenia to a Case Management Programme. Community Mental Health Journal. Publicación online, 18 Junio de 2013. doi 10.1007/s10597-013-9621-7.


Amador-Campos, J.A., Gómez-Benito, J., & Ramos-Quiroga, J.A. (2012). The Conners' adult ADHD rating scales-Short self-report and observer forms: Psychometric properties of the catalan version. Journal of Attention Disorders. Publicación online 6 de julio de 2012. doi: 10.1177/1087054712446831. http://jad.sagepub.com/content/early/2012/07/06/1087054712446831

Mas-Expósito, L., Amador-Campos, J.A., Gómez-Benito, J., & Lalucat-Jo, Ll. (2012).Validation of the modified DUKE-UNC Functional Social Support Questionnaire in patients with schizophrenia. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(10), 1675-1685


Mas-Exposito, L., Amador-Campos, J., Gómez-Benito, J., & Lalucat-Jo, L. (2011).The World Health Organization Quality of Life Scale Brief Version: a validation study in patiens with schizophrenia. Quality of Life Research, 20(7), 1079-1089.

Mas-Expósito, L., Amador-Campos, J. A., Gómez-Benito, J., & Lalucat-Jo, Ll. (2011).The Word Health Organization Short Disability Assessment Schedule: a validation study with schizophrenia. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 53, 208-216.