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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2016

Professor Sophie Scott FBA

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About this Fellow

Neurobiology of the human voice, including perception, production, as well as emotional expressions such as laughter



Current post

  • Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London

Other Psychology Fellows

Professor Margaret Snowling

Developmental disorders of language, learning and cognition including basic research on dyslexia and language impairment and the development and evaluation of interventions that ameliorate children’s literacy difficulties

Dr Karalyn Patterson

The organisation of language and memory in adult humans, as revealed primarily by the impact of brain disease or injury, and including comparisons of English and Japanese languages

Professor Stanislas Dehaene

Experimental psychology and cognitive neuroscience of human higher cognitive functions: language, reading, mathematics; brain mechanisms of conscious versus non-conscious processing