Welcome to the Department of Psychology at the University of York, a friendly, stimulating and supportive environment for students where science flourishes. We’re one of the world’s top psychology departments, excelling in both teaching and research.
A warm welcome to 3 Lecturers who have recently joined the Department of Psychology. Dr Angela De Bruin, Dr Hannah Hobson and Dr Daniel Kaiser.
Angela's research focuses on bilingualism, language switching, language production, executive control, and cognitive ageing
Hannah's research considers language and communication problems, especially their relation to non-language difficulties, including social and emotional problems.
Daniel's research uses methods from experimental psychology and cognitive neuroscience (M/EEG, fMRI) to understand the perception of naturalistic stimuli.
Posted on Friday 18 October 2019
Emma James has received the EPS committee nomination for the Frith Prize, on the basis of her PhD thesis.
Posted on Thursday 10 October 2019
The Department of Psychology has been awarded a Gold Athena SWAN Award recognising the extraordinary work undertaken in the Department to improve gender equality.
Posted on Monday 7 October 2019
Congratulations to Professor Liz Meins who has been elected Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in recognition of her outstanding research contribution.
We are ranked highly among departments of psychology in national and international league tables and we are proud of our Athena SWAN award which recognises our commitment to supporting women in science.
Professor Katie Slocombe
Dr Tamar Makin, UCL
Dr Sophie Milward, University of Portsmouth