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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2016

Professor Martin Eimer FBA

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About this Fellow

Cognitive and neural mechanisms of visual attention and working memory; Integration of attention across sensory modalities; Face perception and recognition and their impairment in prosopagnosia

Website: http://www.bbk.ac.uk/psychology/our-staff/academic/martin-eimer

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Psychology, Birkbeck, University of London

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