The ‘Cognition Behavior and Ecology’ Lab Guide

This guide1 provides details about the mission, values, and practices of the ‘Cognition, Behavior, and Ecology’ (COBE) Lab at Ghent University (PI: Frederick Verbruggen). This guide is intended for:

This guide integrates and extends previous lab guides and documents, including the ‘Data management guidelines CoBE lab’ 2 and ‘Open Science manifesto’ 3. The overall structure and novel content sections are copied or adapted from the ‘Poldrack Lab Guide’ (CC-BY4) 4.


  1. This guide has been created using Quarto. Source code can be retrieved via Github. Comments and suggestions are most welcome and can also be submitted via Github.↩︎

  2. Verbruggen, F., & Mertens, M. (2018). Data management guidelines CoBE lab.↩︎

  3. Verbruggen, F. (2022). Open Science manifesto Ctrl-ImpAct lab.↩︎

  4. Poldrack, R.A. (2022). Poldracklab Lab Guide↩︎