Employment and Education


2011-2015: Medical Research Council PhD in Biomedical sciences, University College London

Supervisors: Prof. Essi Viding and Dr. Jonathan Roiser

2007-2010: BSc Psychology and Philosophy, Univeristy of Bristol

Research employment

2018-Present: Medical Research Council Fellowship, University of Oxford and University of Zurich

2017-Present: Junior Research Fellowship, Christ Church College, University of Oxford

2016-Present: Lecturer in Psychology, Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford

2016-2017: Junior Research Fellowship, Somerville College, University of Oxford

2015-2017: Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Oxford

2010-2012: Research Assistant, University College London

2009-2010: Research Assistant, University of Bath

2010: Research Assistant, University of Bristol

2009: Research Assistant, University of Bristol


2019 Association for Psychological Science Rising Star Award - APS

2018 Christ Church Research Fund - Christ Church College, University of Oxford

2018 Young Scientist Award - European Society for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience

2018 Frith Prize for Exceptional PhD Thesis - Experimental Psychology Society

2017 Medical Research Council Skills Development Fellowship - MRC

2017 Social and Affective Neuroscience Society Innovation Award - SANS

2016 Brain Travel Grant - Motivational and Cognitive Control Symposium

2015 Guarantors of Brain Travel Grant - Univeristy College London

2014 PsyPAG bursary - British Psychological Society

2014 SFN Graduate Travel Award - Society for Neuroscience

2014 Grindley Grant - Experimental Psychology Society

2014 Poster competition Prize - British Society for Personality and Individual Differences Conference, City University, London.

2013 European Workshop on Social Neuroscience - European Social Cognition Network and European Science Foundation.

2013 Guarantors of Brain Travel Grant - University College London

2013 Graduate School Poster competition Prize - University College London

2011 Medical Research Council 4-year PhD Studentship - University College London

2010 British Psychological Society Award for Undergraduate Psychology - University of Bristol

2010 Henri Tajfel Award for Social Psychology - University of Bristol