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Our areas of expertise

The School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences focuses on research in areas including development and treatment of psychopathology such as depression, anxiety and autism, diet-brain interactions, language development, impairment and multilingualism, and (3D) vision. 

We are committed to fundamental, applied and clinical research which changes lives across the world.

Research at the School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences sits within the University's Agriculture, Food and Health research theme.


Research impact

From fighting childhood epilepsy to developing new treatments for anxiety - find out more about research within our School and its impact on the world.


Research environment

Learn more about our areas of expertise, as well as how our on-site clinics and modern facilities help bridge the gap between lab-based and clinical research. 


Open science

Discover how we are making psychological research more transparent, reproducible, collaborative and freely accessible. 


Our team

Meet our talented staff carrying out impactful research across a wide range of areas in psychology and clinical language sciences. 


PhD study

Join our large and vibrant community and work alongside a thriving group of researchers within clinical language sciences, neuroscience, psychology or psycholinguistics.
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Our stories

Our PhD students engage with policy-makers and undertake activities to develop the impact of their research activity. Find out how they are making a difference with their research.

Work with us

Form a partnership with us through student placements, custom research projects or consultancy. You can also access our facilities or enter a knowledge transfer partnership with us.