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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
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
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
Ask me about: Eye movements ; Cognitive load ; R; Matlab; Online Experiments; Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research interests: Cognition ; Vision; Mental Health ; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Working Memory
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
Jo Stephens
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Wenxin Su
Graduate Laboratory Assistant, Department of Psychology
Andriana Theodoropoulou
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
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

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
Celia Camara Perez-Vera
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Hiu Cheung
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
Anne Franks
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
David Goldenhaus-Manning
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Chen Gu
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Istvan Gyimes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Rebecca Hornsey
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Daniel Jolles
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Charlotte Larkman
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
Ask me about: Eye movements ; Cognitive load ; R; Matlab; Online Experiments; Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research interests: Cognition ; Vision; Mental Health ; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Working Memory
Jack Mitchell
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Amanda Morris
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Claire Oakley
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Achilleas Pavlou
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Research interests: Sleep Science; Lucid Dreaming
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
Charli Sherman
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Guyan Sloane
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Jo Stephens
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Wenxin Su
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Psychology
Andriana Theodoropoulou
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
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