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Professor Mark Williams FBA

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About this Fellow

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

Website: http://oxfordmindfulness.org/about/people/research-scientists/

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Clinical Psychology and Honorary Senior Research Fellow, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in Applied Psychology, Newcastle University, 1979 - 1982
  • Scientist, MRC Applied Psychology Unit, University of Cambridge, 1983 - 1991
  • Professor of Clinical Psychology, University of Bangor, 1991 - 2002
  • , University of Oxford, 2003
  • Emeritus Professor of Clinical Psychology and Honorary Senior Research Fellow, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 2003

Publications

Cry of Pain: Understanding Suicide and the Suicidal Mind 2014

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy for Depression: a new approach to preventing relapse 2002

Autobiographical memory specificity and emotional disorder Psychological Bulletin 133, 122-148 2007

Other Theology and Religious Studies Fellows

Professor Judith Lieu

The New Testament, in particular the Johannine literature; early Christianity, its literature and thought, in the Graeco-Roman and Jewish first- and second-century contexts

Professor Gillian Clark

The social & intellectual history of late antiquity, & early Christian (patristic) studies, in the Mediterranean world of the third to the seventh century

Professor David Parker

The textual criticism of the New Testament; the study of Greek & Latin manuscripts of the New Testament; editing the New Testament; digital tools for textual scholarship

Professor Cécile Laborde

Political theory: theories of law and the state, pluralism, toleration, republicanism, global justice, secularism and religion