2020 applicants
Department of Psychology

Our research students

Our research students are undertaking a research degree with supervision from at least one Department of Psychology academic.

Research students can also apply for paid roles as Graduate Laboratory Assistants. These roles help them develop their teaching skills, with the support of experienced staff in our department.

Graduate Laboratory Assistants (GLAs)

Francesca Bianco
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Theory of Mind; (False) Beliefs and Intention Recognition; Multimodal Processing in the Infant Brain; Developmental Psychology; Developmental Robotics ; Human-Robot Interaction; Computational Neuroscience Research interests: theory of mind, (false ) beliefs and intention recognition, multimodal processing in the infant brain, developmental neuroscience, human-robot interaction, developmental robotics, computational neuroscience
Jake Bourgaize
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Carmelo Calafiore
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Caryn Cook
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Measurement of interoceptive sensitivity in infants; Development of anxiety and anxiety disorders in childhood; Body positivity in childhood
Jason Cooke
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Jessica Dawson
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Melissa Ellery
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Francesca Fotia
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Anne Franks
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Peter Gooding
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Istvan Gyimes
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Samuel Heyes
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Transgender health care; Sexuality
Luke Holmes
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Sexual Arousal; Genital Plethysmography; Pupillometry; Finger Length Ratios (2D:4D); Data Analysis in JMP; Qualtrics Research interests: Human Sexuality; Sexual Arousal; Sexual and Gender Behaviour
Rebecca Hornsey
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Daniel Jolles
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Charlotte Larkman
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Shaaba Lotun
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: The Institute for Analytics and Data Science (IADS); The Big Data Summer School Research interests: Parasocial relationships; Relationship development; Social media; Personality traits
Lena Marreel
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Cognitive Neuroscience; Cognitive Control ; Psychology ; Experimental (behavior) Methodes
Astrid Martinez Cedillo
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Cognition ; Vision; Mental Health
Jack Mitchell
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Rebecca Ranson
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Hazel Sayer
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Sexism ; Gender inequality; Rape culture; Sexual consent; Rape myth acceptance; Prejudice; Gender-specific system justification
Josie Stephens
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Wenxin Su
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Andriana Theodoropoulou
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Agnese Venskus
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: multisensory integration; temporal binding window; schizophrenia Research interests: Schizophrenia - contributing factors ; Schizophrenia - treatment ; Multisensory Integration ; Alpha Oscillations
Denise Wallace
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Kelly Wolfe
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Hina Zahid
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology

Research students

Jake Bourgaize
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Jared Bubb
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Carmelo Calafiore
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Chengetai Charidza
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Caryn Cook
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Measurement of interoceptive sensitivity in infants; Development of anxiety and anxiety disorders in childhood; Body positivity in childhood
Jessica Dawson
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Themis Efthimiou
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: EEG; Point Light Displays; Embodied Cognition
Francesca Fotia
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Anne Franks
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Tania Garcia Vite
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Research interests: EEG; Eye tracking; Autism and autistic traits in typically developing population; Neurofeedback; Sleep
Milla Grigorova
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Istvan Gyimes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Luke Holmes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Sexual Arousal; Genital Plethysmography; Pupillometry; Finger Length Ratios (2D:4D); Data Analysis in JMP; Qualtrics Research interests: Human Sexuality; Sexual Arousal; Sexual and Gender Behaviour
Rebecca Hornsey
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Daniel Jolles
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Charlotte Larkman
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Stephen Livesey
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Shaaba Lotun
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: The Institute for Analytics and Data Science (IADS); The Big Data Summer School Research interests: Parasocial relationships; Relationship development; Social media; Personality traits
Astrid Martinez Cedillo
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Cognition ; Vision; Mental Health
Jack Mitchell
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Achilleas Pavlou
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Sleep Science; Lucid Dreaming
Jamie Raines
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Rebecca Ranson
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Hazel Sayer
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Sexism ; Gender inequality; Rape culture; Sexual consent; Rape myth acceptance; Prejudice; Gender-specific system justification
Josie Stephens
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Wenxin Su
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Qian Sun
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Agnese Venskus
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: multisensory integration; temporal binding window; schizophrenia Research interests: Schizophrenia - contributing factors ; Schizophrenia - treatment ; Multisensory Integration ; Alpha Oscillations
Denise Wallace
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Kelly Wolfe
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology