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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2016

Professor Nilli Lavie FBA

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About this Fellow

Psychological and neural mechanisms of attention, awareness, working memory and cognitive control; Load theory: the effects of information-processing load on attention, perception, and cognition; emotion effects on attention and perception

Website: http://www.icn.ucl.ac.uk/lavielab

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Psychology and Brain Sciences, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London

Other Psychology Fellows

Professor Oliver Braddick

Visual perception and its development in early childhood; in particular, spatial, motion, binocular vision, and vision for action, and their underlying brain mechanisms in typical development and developmental disorders

Professor Chris Brewin

Clinical psychology; phenomenology, diagnosis, neural basis, & treatment of depression & post-traumatic stress disorder; psychological care following major incidents

Professor Nick Chater

The cognitive and social foundations of rationality & language; general principles of cognition; philosophical, economic & policy implications of cognitive science.

Professor Bencie Woll

Sign language as a model to understand human language generally: neuroimaging studies of commonalities in processing spoken & signed languages; the influence of modality of communication on language structure; sociolinguistics of Deaf communities.