About this Fellow
Dorothy Bishop, FBA, FMedSci, FRS is a Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow and Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology at the University of Oxford, where she heads an ERC-funded programme of research into cerebral lateralisation. She is a supernumerary fellow of St John's College Oxford. Her main interests are in the nature and causes of developmental language impairments, with a particular focus on psycholinguistics, neurobiology and genetics. She also is active in the field of open science and research reproducibility and chaired a symposium on reproducibility at the Wellcome Trust in 2015. As well as publishing in conventional academic outlets, she writes a popular blog with personal reactions to scientific and academic matters (Bishopblog) and tweets as @deevybee.
- Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology, University of Oxford
- MRC Senior Research Fellow, University of Manchester, 1982 - 1991
- Senior Research Scientist, Applied Psychology Unit, Medical Research Council, Cambridge, 1991 - 1998
- Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology, St John's College, University of Oxford, 1998