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Professor Guy Claxton

Professor Guy Claxton

Professor Guy Claxton
M.A.(Cantab.), D.Phil.(Oxon.)

Visiting Fellow

Area of research

Visitng Research Fellow

Office 220A
Helen Wodehouse Building,
35 Berkeley Square, Clifton BS8 1JA
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Learning to learn; Effects of organisational culture on the development of learning dispositions; Unconscious mental processes, incubation and creativity; Embodied cognition, emotions, neuroscience and learning; Spirituality and education


Guy Claxton is Visiting Research Fellow in the Graduate School of Education, having previously been professor of the Learning Sciences there. He is also Professor Emeritus at the University of Winchester and Visting Professor Education at King's College London.


  • Fellow of the British Psychological Society.
  • Chartered Psychologist.
  • Academician of the Social Sciences.



School of Education

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