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)

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
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
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
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: EEG; Point Light Displays; Embodied Cognition
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Sexual Arousal; Genital Plethysmography; Pupillometry; Finger Length Ratios (2D:4D); Data Analysis in JMP; Qualtrics; Python; R Research interests: Human Sexuality; Sexual Arousal; Sexual and Gender Behaviour
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Dyslexia; Reading
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Rape Myth Acceptance; Rape Culture; Victim-blaming; Sexual consent; Sexism; Experimental research and methods; COVID-19 vaccine digital invitations
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Medical decision-making ; Antibiotic Resistance; Risk perception and communication ; Dual-process theories ; Cognitive reflection ; Reasoning and judgements ; Statistics
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
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Neuromodulation; Life Events Stress; Ageing

Research students

Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Systematic review; Meta-analysis Research interests: A systematic review and meta-analysis of fMRI BOLD signal in chronic pain patients during ongoing and provoked pain.
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
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
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: EEG; Point Light Displays; Embodied Cognition
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Human-Computer Interaction and User Experience (UX); Emotions from voice (emotional prosody); Speech and prosody (tone of voice); Acoustic analysis; Qualitative and quantitative research methods; Perceived trust from vocal cues (including Artificial Intelligence and voice assistants); Working in the tech industry ; Computer Science and Software Engineering Research interests: Emotional prosody (tone of voice); Trustworthiness of voice AI; Cognitive psychology & ageing; Minority groups and atypical populations; Mixed methods research; Usability & accessibility studies
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Dyslexia; Reading
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Rape Myth Acceptance; Rape Culture; Victim-blaming; Sexual consent; Sexism; Experimental research and methods; COVID-19 vaccine digital invitations
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Sexual Arousal; Women's Sexuality; Empathy; Sexual Competition
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Ask me about: Medical decision-making ; Antibiotic Resistance; Risk perception and communication ; Dual-process theories ; Cognitive reflection ; Reasoning and judgements ; Statistics
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Neuromodulation; Life Events Stress; Ageing