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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2003

Professor Ian Deary FBA

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About this Fellow

Developmental and Educational Psychology Cognitive and Perceptual Psychology Clinical Psychology

Website: http://www.ppls.ed.ac.uk/psychology/people/ian-deary

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Differential Psychology, University of Edinburgh

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Differential Psychology, University of Edinburgh, 1995
  • Director, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, 2008
  • Professor of Differential Psychology, University of Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, 1995
  • Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, 1985
  • Professor of Differential Psychology, University of Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, 1995

Publications

Looking Down on Human Intelligence: from psychometrics to the brain 2000

Personality Traits 2003 (2nd edition)

A Lifetime of Intelligence: Follow-up Studies of the Scottish Mental Surveys of 1932 and 1947 2009

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The understanding of psychological and psychosocial mechanisms underlying mental disorders, particularly schizophrenia, psychoses and post-traumatic stress and the development and evaluation of psychological treatments to improve outcomes

Professor Janette Atkinson

Models of Visual brain development, underlying visual, spatial and social cognition in both typical and at-risk infants and children, including those with very premature birth and Williams Syndrome

Professor Elizabeth Spelke

Cognitive psychology and cognitive development, with special focus on the nature and origins of knowledge of material objects, animate beings, number, geometry, and the social world

Professor Mahzarin Banaji

Social cognition as it operates without conscious awareness or control and dissociated from intention and values; implicit bias arising from group memberships (age, class, ethnicity, gender, religion, nationality)