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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2017

Professor Michael Burton FBA

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About this Fellow

Cognitive psychology; Face perception; Interactions between computational, experimental and applied problems in psychology



Current post

  • Professor of Psychology, University of York

Other Psychology Fellows

Professor Lynne Murray

The functional architecture of early parent-infant relationships; their role in child development in clinical contexts and conditions of adversity; the development of parenting interventions to prevent adverse child outcome

Professor Charles Hulme

Cognitive and developmental psychology; reading, language and memory processes; developmental cognitive disorders; children's reading and language difficulties; randomised controlled trials in education

Professor Barbara Sahakian

Neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry, psychopharmacology, neuroimaging and neuroethics. Focusing on cognition, motivation and their interaction in neurological and psychiatric disorders and brain injury.