Prof Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience at Cambridge
Honorary Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at UCL
Current Research and Interests
Development of social cognition and decision-making during human adolescence.
Sarah-Jayne Blakemore is Professor of Psychology at the University of Cambridge, UK, and leader of the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Group. Her group's research focuses on the development of social cognition and decision making in the human adolescent brain, and adolescent mental health. Her group runs behavioural studies in schools and in the lab, as well as neuroimaging studies, with adolescents and adults. You can read more about the group and their research here.