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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2001

Professor Andrew Young FBA

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About this Fellow

Clinical Psychology Cognitive and Perceptual Psychology Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology



Current post

  • Professor of Neuropsychology, University of York

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Psychology, University of Durham, 1989 - 1993
  • Professor of Neuropsychology, University of York, 1997
  • Professor of Neuropsychology, University of York, University of York, 1997


Face perception Face perception 2012

Understanding face recognition British J Psychology 1986

Face perception after brain injury Brain 1993

In the eye of the beholder: the science of face perception 1998

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