Current Position and Affiliations

Professor of Neuroscience, University of Reading

Director, Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics (CINN)

Director, Reading Functional Imaging Facility

Fellow, Higher Education Academy

Council Member, European Brain and Behaviour Society (EBBS)

Member, Reading Emotions and Centre for Cognition Research

Previous Positions

British Science Association Media Fellow

Nature News, supported by the BBSRC2015 (you can read about this experience here)

Associate Professor in Cognitive Neurobiology

School of Psychology and Clinical Language SciencesUniversity of Reading2014-2020

Visiting Faculty

Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Princeton University2010

Research Associate

Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London2009-2018

Assistant Professor in Developmental Psychopathology

School of Psychology and Clinical Language SciencesUniversity of Reading2009-2014

Postdoctoral Research Assistant and Honorary Lecturer

Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London2005-2009

Visiting Research Associate

Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL2004-2005

Research Assistant

Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge2001-2002


Philosophy Doctorate in Experimental Psychology

Prefrontal corticostriatal systems underlying executive attentionDepartment of Experimental Psychology (Peterhouse), University of Cambridge1997-2001

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Biology

Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London1994-1997
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