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Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore Awarded the 2015 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize

Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) has been awarded the 2015 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize for her research on understanding emotional and social brain development during adolescence.

Professor Peter Fonagy

Professor Peter Fonagy Awarded British Academy Wiley Prize in Psychology

Congratulations to Professor Peter Fonagy (Head, Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology) who has been awarded the British Academy's Wiley Prize in Psychology, for lifetime achievement. More...

PhD application deadlines announced for 2016-17

New PALS PhD Application Deadlines Announced for 2016/17

To be considered for all competitive PhD funding opportunities awarded by UCL fully, a completed application form must arrive in the department by 30th November 2015** for entry in September 2016. More...


PALS Wins Top Prize at UCL Green Impact Awards

Once again PALS came out with the top prize at the recent Green Impact Awards Ceremony. The Division was awarded its main prize, the Award for Excellence in Sustainability which is a new and prestigious award.  PALS were clearly UCL’s greenest department as not only did the team complete all tasks in the workbook but they completed four excellence projects. This is an outstanding achievement and testament to the excellent work done by all in the Green Impact Team. More...

Professor Uta Frith

Professor Uta Frith meets people living with OCD, on BBC Two's Horizon

Professor Uta Frith (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) meets people living with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) in BBC Two's Horizon programme, looks at the therapy available and asks what neuroscience can offer by way of a cure.

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PALS Seminars

Joanna Evershed, Cauldron

Experimental Psychology Seminar - How bespoke websites, apps and games can be used in behavioural research

Speaker: Joanna Evershed, CEO Cauldron

Starts: Oct 13, 2015 4:00:00 PM

ICN Seminar

ICN Seminar - Fifty years without free will: upending the neuroscience of volition and starting over again

Speaker: Aaron Schurger, Cognitive Neuroimaging Unit, French National Institute for Health & Medical Research (INSERM) France More...

Starts: Oct 19, 2015 4:00:00 PM

Dr Michael Hornberger, University of Cambridge

Experimental Psychology Seminar - Episodic memory and spatial orientation in neurodegenerative lesion models

Speaker: Dr Michael Hornberger, University of Cambridge  More...

Starts: Oct 20, 2015 4:00:00 PM

Professor John Duncan, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge

ICN Seminar - A core brain system in assembly of cognitive episodes

Speaker: Professor John Duncan, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit , University of Cambridge

Starts: Oct 26, 2015 4:00:00 PM

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Experimental Psychology Seminar - MEG measures as probes of cortical language function

Speaker: Professor Riitta Salmelin, Department of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, School of Science, Aalto University  More...

Starts: Oct 27, 2015 4:00:00 PM