Yousri Marzouki received his PhD in cognitive psychology in 2007 from the University of Provence in France. His work on the role of spatial attention in the identification of written words and letters allowed him to obtain the European grant for postdoctoral studies from the Fondation Fyssen to pursue his research at Tufts University in Boston. He returned in 2009 to AixMarseille Université as an Associate Professor of cognitive psychology and statistical modeling applied to behavioral sciences. He is also a researcher in the CNRSaffiliated unit Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive and a member of the research federation 3C (Behaviour Cognition Brain) of the French National Committee for Scientific Research. Yousri Marzouki is currently conducting research on the relationship between attention, emotion and Consciousness. He is also an Assistant Professor in Qatar University.