Experimental Psychology has been taught in Oxford for more than 100 years, and we are proud to be one of the leading psychology departments worldwide. Our department is known for its ground breaking basic and translational research, and for the exceptional educational opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students alike.
We welcome applications from talented, well-qualified people interested in undertaking and supporting the highest quality research in psychology and other related fields.
Multi-modal distraction: Insights from children's limited attention.
Matusz PJ. et al, (2015), Cognition, 136, 156 - 165
Temporal Dynamics of Attention during Encoding versus Maintenance of Working Memory: Complementary Views from Event-related Potentials and Alpha-band Oscillations.
Myers NE. et al, (2015), J Cogn Neurosci, 27, 492 - 508
Vicarious Reinforcement Learning Signals when Instructing Others
Apps M. et al, (2015), The Journal of Neuroscience
Causal manipulation of functional connectivity in a specific neural pathway during behaviour and at rest.
Johnen VM. et al, (2015), Elife, 4
Tactile warning signals for in-vehicle systems.
Meng F. and Spence C., (2015), Accid Anal Prev, 75, 333 - 346
Electrophysiological evidence for enhanced representation of food stimuli in working memory.
Rutters F. et al, (2015), Exp Brain Res, 233, 519 - 528
Transcranial alternating current stimulation reveals atypical 40 Hz phosphene thresholds in synaesthesia.
Terhune DB. et al, (2015), Cortex, 63, 267 - 270
Stay or stray? Evidence for alternative mating strategy phenotypes in both men and women.
Wlodarski R. et al, (2015), Biol Lett, 11
Continuous visual properties of number influence the formation of novel symbolic representations.
Merkley R. and Scerif G., (2015), Q J Exp Psychol (Hove), 1 - 11
Modulating and enhancing cognition using brain stimulation: Science and fiction
Cohen Kadosh R., (2015), Journal of Cognitive Psychology
The neurological underpinnings of cluttering: Some initial findings.
Ward D. et al, (2015), J Fluency Disord
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