£7.4 million study seeks to explain what drives our appetites5 February 2014Understanding how early life experiences affect food choices in adulthood will be investigated as part of a major new European Commission-funded research initiative, ‘Nudge-it’, led by the University of Edinburgh and conducted by experts from 16 institutions across the world, including the University of Bristol.
Welcome to Dr Gretel Loten3 February 2014We would like to welcome Dr Gretel Loten who has joined the school as a Daphne Jackson Trust Fellow
Launch of Psyche magazine30 January 2014Psyche, the University of Bristol's new Psychology publication, launch first issue. The launch event was well attended by staff and students and hosted by the Editorial Team.
Bristol Neuroscience Festival24 January 2014Latest video produced by Life Media UK captures the Bristol Neuroscience Festival which took place last Autumn and features several staff members from the School.
Kyoto-Bristol Workshop20 January 2014PhD students Olivia Matthews and László Tálas attended the 'Kyoto-Bristol Workshop for PhD students in Experimental Psychology' and had the chance to collaborate with Postgraduate Researchers from Kyoto.
How we look in the right place at the right time9 January 2014Human visually guided behaviour relies on looking in the right place at the right time. Researchers from the University of Bristol have identified how the selection of potential locations of interest in the visual scene is combined with detailed object recognition in the central visual field. Both tasks are performed simultaneously and without interfering with each other.
Welcome to Dr Nikolitsa Stathopoulou9 September 2013We would like to welcome Dr Nikolitsa Stathopoulou, who has joined the School as a Marie-Curie Research Fellow. Nikolitsa will be working alongside Professor Chris Jarrold on a new EU-funded, Marie Curie research project titled “The Interaction between Language and Memory in Neurodevelopmental Conditions: Evidence from Cross-Linguistic Comparisons”.