Organization profile

Organisation profile

The School of Psychology is part of the College of Life Sciences and Medicine and provides an exciting and vibrant research-led learning environment for both undergraduate and postgraduate studies.

Our research activity is grouped around three themes:

Within these themes, specialist groups conduct research funded by research councils, government, charitable groups, and industry on topics ranging from understanding the fundamental processes of the human mind and their link to underlying brain structures to the application of this theoretical knowledge to current societal problems.

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Cues Medicine & Life Sciences
Episodic Memory Medicine & Life Sciences
Aptitude Medicine & Life Sciences
Short-Term Memory Medicine & Life Sciences
Eye Movements Medicine & Life Sciences
Saccades Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Emotions Medicine & Life Sciences

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Profiles

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Kevin Allan

Person: Academic

19962018
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Søren K. Andersen

Person: Academic

20062019
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Philip John Benson

Person: Academic

20012014

Research Output 1970 2019

Age-related differences in the ability to decode intentions from non-literal language

Pomareda, C., Simkute, A. & Phillips, L. H., Jul 2019, In : Acta Psychologica. 198, 9 p., 102865.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aptitude
Language
Young Adult
Interpersonal Relations
Nonliteral Language

An advantage for horizontal motion direction discrimination

Pilz, K. S. & Papadaki, D., May 2019, In : Vision Research. 158, p. 164-172 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Direction compound
Individuality
Open Access
comprehension
dialogue
discourse
experiment
Language

Equipment

Behavioural Testing

Psychology

Facility/equipment: Facility

psychology
research facility
school
emotion
industry
Psychophysics
Color
Psychology
Equipment and Supplies
Research

Emotion Lab

Margaret C Jackson (Manager)

Psychology

Facility/equipment: Facility

Cognition
Emotions
Psychology
Emotional Intelligence
Architectural Accessibility

Prizes

Associate Fellow and Chartered Member of the BPS

Margaret C Jackson (Recipient), Mar 2013

Prize: Election to learned society

Member of ESCOP (The European Scientific Cooperative on Phytotherapy)

Margaret C Jackson (Recipient), 12 May 2015

Prize: Election to learned society

medicine
expertise
drug
society
evidence

Member of the Experimental Psychology Society

Margaret C Jackson (Recipient), 20 Jan 2014

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2011 2019

Ivana Konvalinka

Bert Timmermans (Host)
20 Feb 201922 Feb 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitorHosting an academic visitor

Social interaction: joint attention, action contingencies, and agency

Bert Timmermans (Speaker)
12 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeInvited talk

COST Action CA18106 "The neural architecture of consciousness" (Event)

Kristian Sandberg (Chair), Christian Lambert (Member), Christoph Teufel (Member), Bert Timmermans (Member), Stephen Fleming (Member), Hugo Critchley (Member), Manuel Schabus (Member), Axel Cleeremans (Member), Andrea Vranic (Member), Blaz Rebernjak (Member), Milan Brazdil (Member), Manon Grube (Member), Talis Bachmann (Member), Henry Railo (Member), Tiina Parviainen (Member), Catherine Tallon-Baudry (Member), Boris Gutkin (Member), Guido Hesselmann (Member), Melanie Wilke (Member), Konstantinos Ionannidis (Member), Lorina Naci (Member), Liat Lavi (Member), Roy Salomon (Member), Inga Griskova-Bulanova (Member), Claude Bajada (Member), Martin Dresler (Member), Elisabeth Norman (Member), Johan Storm (Member), Michal Bola (Member), Michal Wierzchon (Member), Adrian Opre (Member), Irina Macsinga (Member), Jovana Bjekic (Member), Sladjana Arsic (Member), Igor Farkas (Member)
5 Apr 20194 Apr 2023

Activity: MembershipMembership of research network

Press / Media

New tractor driver situation awareness checklist

Amy Louise Irwin

23/04/1926/04/19

4 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Students, this is how you can stand out from the crowd in a very competitive job market

Amy Louise Irwin & Gabi Ionut Lipan

19/03/19

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

How often do people forget things about one another? We decided to find out

Devin Gardner Ray

19/09/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

Impacts

Assessment of Mood and Cognitive Function

John Robertson Crawford (Coordinator), Paul H. Garthwaite (Coordinator), David C. Howell (Coordinator)

Impact

British Science Festival Exhibition

Douglas Martin (Participant), Gillian Slessor (Participant), Jacqui Hutchison (Participant), Kenny Smith (Participant)

Impact: Other Impacts

Depressive Disorder Research

Ian Reid (Coordinator), Isobel Mary Cameron (Coordinator), Kenneth Lawton (Coordinator), John Robertson Crawford (Coordinator)

Impact