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.
Do humans make good decisions?
Summerfield C. and Tsetsos K., (2014), Trends Cogn Sci
Harm to others outweighs harm to self in moral decision making.
Crockett MJ. et al, (2014), Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 111, 17320 - 17325
Advances in understanding mechanisms of thalamic relays in cognition and behavior
Mitchell AS. et al, (2014), Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 15340 - 15346
Expectation in perceptual decision making: neural and computational mechanisms.
Summerfield C. and de Lange FP., (2014), Nat Rev Neurosci, 15, 745 - 756
A new method for automated high-dimensional lesion segmentation evaluated in vascular injury and applied to the human occipital lobe.
Mah YH. et al, (2014), Cortex, 56, 51 - 63
Resting GABA and glutamate concentrations do not predict visual gamma frequency or amplitude.
Cousijn H. et al, (2014), Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 111, 9301 - 9306
Oscillatory brain state predicts variability in working memory.
Myers NE. et al, (2014), J Neurosci, 34, 7735 - 7743
Hierarchical Encoding of Social Cues in Primate Inferior Temporal Cortex.
Morin EL. et al, (2014), Cereb Cortex
Individualism-collectivism and interpersonal memory guidance of attention
He X. et al, (2014), Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 54, 102 - 114
Neural mechanisms of economic commitment in the human medial prefrontal cortex.
Tsetsos K. et al, (2014), Elife, 3
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