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Academic staff

Arlene Astell Professor in Neurodegenerative Disease +44 (0) 118 378 7530
Philip Beaman Professor +44 (0) 118 378 7637
Ingo Bojak Deputy Head of School (Finance) +44 (0) 118 378 7465
Arpita Bose Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6105
Amanda Branson Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 8851
Bhismadev Chakrabarti Professor of Neuroscience and Mental Health +44 (0) 118 378 5551
Anastasia Christakou Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6298
Cathy Creswell Professor of Developmental Clinical Psychology
Ian Cunnings Associate Professor in Psycholinguistics + 44 (0) 118 987 5538
Helen Dodd Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6221
Judi Ellis Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6415
Carol Fairfield Associate Professor  +44 (0) 118 378 7462
Eva Feredoes Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 5011
David Field Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5004
Jayne Freeman Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 6716
Andrew Glennerster Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5554
Katie Gray Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 7534
Kate Harvey Professor +44 (0) 118 378 7524
Johnathan Hill Professor +44 (0) 118  378 5562
Aileen Ho Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5550

Juliane Honisch

Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 6137
Anna Horwood Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5553
Carmel Houston-Price Head of School, Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6795
Alana James School Director of Teaching and Learning, Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5390
Paul Jenkins Lecturer +44 (0)  118 378 6210
Dan Jones Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 8524
Fiona Knott Associate Professor  +44 (0) 118 378 7539
Daniel Lamport Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 5032
Allan Laville Lecturer  +44 (0) 118 378 6487
Beth Law School Director of Teaching and Learning, Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 8526
Dr Fang Liu Associate Professor

+44 (0)118 378

Lorella Lepore Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 8528
Tom Loucas Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 4697
Ciara McCabe Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5450
Rachel McCloy Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6027
Eugene McSorley Associate Professor  +44 (0) 118 378 5552
Kou Murayama Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5558
Lynne Murray Professor
Faith Orchard Clinical Lecturer +44(0) 118 378  8520
Emma Pagnamenta Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 7675
Emma Pape Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 7466
Christos Pliatsikas Associate Professor in Psycholinguistics in Bi-/Multilinguals +44 (0) 118 378 8521
Rachel Pye Head of Psychology - University of Reading Malaysia
Patricia Riddell Professor +44 (0) 118 378 6699
Holly Robson Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 7467

Etienne Roesch

Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 8581
Doug Saddy Professor, Research Director +44 (0) 118 378 6269
Michiko Sakaki Senior Research Fellow + 44 (0)118 378 7556
Peter Scarfe Lecturer in Psychology + 44 (0)118 987 5543
Graham Schafer Head of School, Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 7550
Ludovica Serratrice Professor of Bi-Multilingualism +44 (0) 118 378 5540
Jacqueline Sin Associate Professor +44 (0) 118  378 6683
Vesna Stojanovik Professor  +44 (0) 118 378 7456
Carien van Reekum Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5556
Teresa Tavassoli Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 8100
Julia Vogt Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 5545
Polly Waite Associate Professor  +44 (0) 118 378 5534
David Ward Associate Professor  +44 (0) 118 378 4689
Netta Weinstein Associate Professor +44 (0) 118 378 8523
Mette Kristensen Whittaker Sessional Lecturer +44 (0) 118 378 8523
Claire Williams Professor +44 (0) 118 378 7540


Fiona Baillie Clinical Tutor in Speech & Language Therapy
Allie Biddle Clinical Coordinator and Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist
Alison Cox Clinical Tutor
Lizzie Elliott Clinical Tutor
Sara Fincham-Majumdar Clinical Tutor
Melissa Loucas Clinical Tutor
Helen Marlow Clinical Tutor
Catherine Munro Clinical Tutor
Liz Pitts Centre for Autism - Clinical Staff
Katherine Pritchard Clinical Tutor
Theodora Read Clinical Tutor
Gareth Stephens Sessional Therapist



Faaizah Ahmed Assistant Psychologist
Rebecca Bird Assistant Psychologist
Simon Brett Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner for Children & Young People (CYP-PWP)
Phillippa Burton Senior Clinical Tutor
Alison Campbell Senior PWP Clinical Educator
Sarah Crandon Clinical Supervisor
Elizabeth Elliott Children's Wellbeing Practitioner (CWP)
Jeni Fisk Assistant Psychologist
Kim Freeman Clinical Supervisor
Lindsay George Senior Clinical Tutor - CYP
Catherine Ghouse Senior Clinical Tutor
Caroline Gordon-Sommas CYP IAPT Wellbeing Practitioner / Project Manager
Brian O'Gorman Clinical Supervisor
Saevar Gustavsson CBT Therapist / Senior PWP
Anthony Helm Clinical Supervisor
Debbie Howard Clinical Tutor
Katherine Hindley Senior Clinical Tutor
Sue Howson Senior Clinical Tutor
Elizabeth Hughes Senior Children's Wellbeing Practitioner (CWP)
Mona Jones Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner for Children & Young People (CYP-PWP)
James Kachellek PWP Clinical Educator
James Kachellek PWP Clinical Educator
Jeevan Kang Education Mental Health Practitioner Project Manager
Michelle Lee Project Support Officer
Hayley Marwood Senior Clinical Tutor CYP PWP
Natalie Meek PWP Clinical Educator
Anjali Mehta Clinical Tutor
Melanie Neville Clinical Tutor
Martha Nicholson Clinical Supervisor
Emily Nobes Senior Clinical Tutor
Ruth Potts Children's Wellbeing Practitioner (CWP)
Natalie Roberts CYP IAPT Clinical Lead
Elliot Rose Clinical Tutor
Sarah Rowland Charlie Waller Institute Administrator
Emily Sands Children's Wellbeing Practitioner (CWP)
Peter Saunders Clinical Tutor - EEBP
Katherine Simons Deputy Director of Training
Jenny Smerdon Clinical Supervisor
Melissa Snaith Senior Clinical Tutor
Katy Snitter Assistant Psychologist
Ellie Vialls PWP Clinical Educator
Alison Wheeler Course Director
Hannah Whitney Senior Clinical Tutor
Tamara Wiehe PWP Clinical Educator
Janeen Wilson Clinical Supervisor
Holly Winton Clinical Supervisor


Greig Adams Research Technician
Elena Anderloni Honorary Researcher

Aman Asif-Malik Teaching Fellow
Kirsten Bailkoski Research & Administration Assistant
Katie Barfoot Teaching Fellow
Lynne Bell Teaching Fellow
Anamaria Bentea Honorary Researcher
Nicolo Biagi Research Technician
Daniel Brady Research Technician
Raluca Briazu Teaching Fellow
Nichaela Broyden Honorary Research Assistant
Laura Burgess Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Chloe Chessell Honorary Researcher
Kirsten Corden Research Assistant
Sue Cruddace Clinical Research Manager
Emmanuel Daveau Research Assistant
Rachel Davies Research Technician
Nika Dehghan Clinical Teaching Fellow
Joshua Denness Research Associate
Georgina Dodd Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Ed Donnellan Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Education and Data Science
Imogen Ducker Clinical Research Technician
Evelyn Egger Research Assistant
Valentina Fanti Honorary Research Associate
Katy Figus Clinical Psychologist
Lily Fitzgibbon Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Kathryn Francis Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Daniel Fryer Teaching Fellow
Hiroki Fujita Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Wiebke Gandhi Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Stuart Gilson Research Assistant
Sarah Glyn Research Assistant
Luise Gootjes-Dreesbach Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Anthony Haffey Teaching Fellow
Brynjar Halldorsson Honorary Researcher
Nicholas Hedger Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Claire Hill

Clinical Psychologist, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Vanessa Kurdi Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Pete Lawrence

Research Training Fellow
Davina Ledermann Teaching Fellow
Zoe Maiden Honorary Clinical Psychology - Placement Student
Carolyn McNabb Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Anjali Mehta Clinical Teaching Fellow
Stefanie Meliss Research Assistant
Ronan Miller Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Jayne Morriss Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Daisuke Nakanaishi

Honorary Research Fellow
Rachel Nesbit Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Rui Nouchi Honorary Researcher
Afshan O'Sullivan Clinical Teaching Fellow
Jia Hoong Ong Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Monika Parkinson Research Fellow
Abhijeet Patra Research Assistant

Mirjana Sokolovic-Perovic

Teaching Fellow
George Pontikas Teaching Fellow

Marta Puertollano Honorary Researcher
Jasmine Raw Research Assistant
Teresa Reardon Honorary Researcher
Stella Rendall

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Alan Roberts Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Francesco Saldarini Research Assistant
Sarah Sampson Research Assistant
Shan Shan

MRI Operations Office
Victoria Simcock Teaching Fellow in Developmental Psychology
Julie Skevik Postdoctoral Research Assistant (RAIN Project)
Aikaterini Spanou

Research Assistant
Maria-Elena Stefanou Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Lucy Taylor Trial Manager
Thalia Theodoraki Teaching Fellow in Developmental Psychology
Nick Thompson Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Holly Tricker Clinical Research Technician
Raul Ungureanu Research Assistant
Alessandra Valentini Research Associate
Andreja Varjacic Research Assistant
Elin Harding Williams Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Chen Zhao Postdoctoral Research Assistant


Professor Susan Edwards

Professor John Harris
Professor Frank McKenna
Professor David Warburton


Dr Sonia Bishop Visiting Professor
Professor Laurie Butler  Visiting Professor
Professor Cathy Creswell Visiting Professor
Dr A Kapila Visiting Professor
Dr Mark Little Visiting Professor
Professor S Rose Visiting Professor
Dr Y Taylor Visiting Fellow
Tim Williams Honorary Visiting Fellow, Clinical Psychologist
Dr L Willetts Visiting Fellow

Albert Wolters Distinguished Visiting Professors

Professor Daniel Dennett 2019
Professor Elizabeth Loftus 2018
Professor Noam Chomsky 2017
Professor Steven Pinker 2016
Professor Ellen Bialystok 2015


Greig Adams
Latifah Alajmi
Wafa Ibrahim Alatar
Mada Alhassan
Susan Allen
Mariam Alorifan
Najla Saad Alrwaita
Adil Alshammary
Zakiyah Ahmed Alsiddiqi
Umkalthoom Hamed Alzubaidi
Varun Arunachalam Chandran
Sumeyye Aslan
Nada Awari
Yasmene Bajandouh
Holly Baker
Shrilekha Bangalore
Nicolo Biagi
Jo Billington
Samr Binsaif
Laura Bozicevic
Simon Brett
Laura Burgess
Gabriella Cefalu
Adel Chaouch Orozco
Che Suhaili Binti Che Taha

Nancy Cheng
Yesi Cheng
Chloe Chessell
Rebekah Olivia Cracknell
Willemijn Doedens
Ify Egbuniwe
Jeni Fisk
Daniel Fryer
Hiroki Fujita
Nathaka Fuseekul
Juan Giraldo
Charlotte Goodwin
Matthew Grout
Emily Hards
Richard Harrison
Sabine Hein
Shannon Hoare
Mona Indargiri
Dona Kandaleft
Mehmet Siyabend Kaya
Sundus Khalid
Mariam Komeili
Peter Lawrence
Kate Leslie
Florence Leung
Iona Lewis-Smith
Keren Maclennan
Asad Malik
Jade Marsh
Elizabeth Martin
Sam Mather
Gabrielle May
Stefanie Meliss
Diana Obando Posada
Theodora Papastefanou
Monika Parkinson
Polyxeni Pata
Samantha Pearcey
Ricardo Augustus Perez De Oliveira
Bethany Phillips
Emma Pilkington
George Pontikas
Eloi Puig-Mayenco
Jerica Radez
Ivano Ras
Jasmine Raw
Hannah Rogers
Norma Rosenek
Timothy William Rossow
Zoe Ryan
Catriona Scrivener
Taregh Shaban
Lucas Shelemy
Julie Skevik
Julie Slade
Sarah Snuggs
Aikaterini Spanou
Hannah Stone
Juhayna Taha
Kristian Tempelmans Plat
Nick Thompson
Emma Jane Tupitsa
Nil Turkileri
Anamarija Veic
Toms Voits
Li (Alice) Wang
Rebecca Watson
Brendan Williams
Analisa Wittet
Hanxin Zhang



Steve Guest Building Support Officer
Paul Heaton Specialist Teaching and Research Support Analyst
Robin Hunter Health & Safety Co-ordinator (SPCLS/APD)


Sherifah Al-Katib Placement Administrator - Speech & Language Therapy
Melina Aston Postgraduate Research Administrator
Lizzie Cairns Student Support Coordinator - Support Centre
Nic Davie Executive Support Administrator - Centre for Autism
Megha Dewli School Global Recruitment Officer
Louise Forrest Executive Administration Officer - Student Experience
Carol Griggs Executive Administration Officer - Student Experience / Executive Support Administrator - CWI
Gail Gilbert Executive Administration Manager to Professor Carmel Houston-Price & Associate Professor Graham Schafer (Heads of School)
Julie Hankinson Placement Administrator - Speech & Language Therapy
Amy Lomas AnDY Clinic Manager
Emma Marshall Receptionist
Lee McDermott Executive Administration Officer - Data Manager / Research
Eadaoin Ni Ghiosain Placement Administrator - Psychology & MSc
Niall Norbury School Marketing Officer
Raj Parmar Executive Administration Officer - Recruitment & Admissions
Ruth McAdam Executive Support Administrator
Ray Percy Clinic Director - AnDY Clinic
Joanna Richmond Student Support Coordinator - Support Centre
Rachel Sanders Executive Support Administrator
Jaswant Sidhu Executive Administration Officer - Finance
Emily Parsons Programme Manager - Support Centre

Kelly Watcham Senior Programme Administrator - Support Centre
Liz White Executive Support Administrator to Professor Jonathan Hill

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