Prof Antonia Hamilton
Professor of Social Neuroscience
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience
Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences
- Joined UCL
- 1st Apr 2013
Professor Hamilton is the leader of the Social Neuroscience group at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience (UCL) . She completed a PhD on the impact of neuronal noise for the optimal control of human arm movements (UCL, 2002) and has since worked on imitation and brain systems for social interaction. She was awarded the Experimental Psychology Society prize lectureship for 2013. Her current research interests include how and why people imitate each other, how social skills differ in autism, and the neural mechanisms of social interaction.