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

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

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

2015-Present: Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Oxford

Project: Social cognition in health and disease.

Supervisors: Prof. Masud Husain, Dr. Molly Crockett, Prof. Glyn Humphreys

2010-2012: Research Assistant, University College London

Project: Neurocognitive correlates of antisocial behaviour in children with conduct problems and callous-unemotional traits.

Supervisors: Prof. Essi Viding, Dr. Catherine Sebastian and Dr. Eamon McCrory

2009-2010: Research Assistant, University of Bath

Project: Effectiveness of school-based CBT programmes in the prevention of symptoms of depression in high-risk adolescents.

Supervisors: Prof. Paul Stallard, Dr. Abigail Millings, Dr. Rhiannon Buck

2010: Research Assistant, University of Bristol

Project: Social Anxiety and Perspective Taking.

Supervisors: Dr. Christine Mohr

2009: Research Assistant, University of Bristol

Project: Social Cognition and Infant Development.

Supervisors: Prof. Bruce Hood and Dr. Nathalia Gjersoe


2017 Society for Neuroscience Innovation Award - Society for Neuroscience

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

2012 Dragons Den 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