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Professor Guy Claxton

Professor Guy Claxton

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

Honorary 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; Emotions, neuroscience and learning; Spirituality and education


Guy Claxton is Visiting Professor of Learning Science and Director of Development of the research initiative on Culture and Learning in Organisations (CLIO), at the Graduate School of Education.

Professor Claxton is also an internationally renowned writer, consultant and academic specialising in creativity, education and the mind.  He has a double first in Natural Science from Cambridge, a doctorate in cognitive psycholgy from Oxford and is a Fellow of the British Psychological Society.


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



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