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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2011

Professor Mark Johnson FBA

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About this Fellow

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

Website: http://www.cbcd.bbk.ac.uk/people/scientificstaff/mark

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Experimental Psychology (1931) and Head of Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge

Other Psychology Fellows

Professor Mark Williams

Psychological models and treatment of recurrent depression; experimental cognitive psychology of the processes that increase risk of suicidality; prevention of suicidal depression through mindfulness-based treatments

Professor Simon Baron-Cohen

The neuropsychology of autism (in particular, the phenomenon of mindblindness); the psychology of sex differences in humans; the role of foetal testosterone in neurocognitive development

Professor John Duncan

Psychological and neural mechanisms of selective attention and general intelligence; with methods including cognitive psychology, studies of brain damage, functional brain imaging and neurophysiology

Professor Cecilia Heyes

Experimental and theoretical psychology: evolutionary, developmental and cultural origins of cognitive processes; animal cognition; social cognition; social learning; imitation