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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2010

Dr Karalyn Patterson FBA

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About this Fellow

The organisation of language and memory in adult humans, as revealed primarily by the impact of brain disease or injury, and including comparisons of English and Japanese languages



Current post

  • Academic Researcher, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Programme Leader, Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, Experimental Psychology Society, 1970
  • Academic Researcher, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, 1970

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Professor Margaret Snowling

Developmental disorders of language, learning and cognition including basic research on dyslexia and language impairment and the development and evaluation of interventions that ameliorate children’s literacy difficulties

Professor Stanislas Dehaene

Experimental psychology and cognitive neuroscience of human higher cognitive functions: language, reading, mathematics; brain mechanisms of conscious versus non-conscious processing

Professor Mark Johnson

The typical & atypical development of social & cognitive skills in children over the early years, particularly with respect to structural & functional brain development.