School Seminars

School Seminars, School of Psychology

(Wednesdays 1.30 - 2.30pm, Co - op Lecture Theatre)

All students and staff welcome! 

Term 1.

Date

Speaker

 

Title

28/09/2016

Professor Alina Rodriguez

New Academic: University of Lincoln

Combining Approaches: In Search of the Origins of Neurodevelopment

05/10/2016

Professor Vera Kempe 

Abertay University

Studying Language Evolution in the Laboratory

12/10/2016

Professor Martin Tovee New Academic: University of Lincoln How do we Judge Physical Attractiveness?

19/10/2016

Dr. Niko Kargas New Academic: University of Lincoln

Autism, sensory sensitivities and every day life

26/10/2016

Dr. Jennifer Lau King's College London

Social angst in teens: Age-typical changes in social-processing and individual differences in social anxiety risk

02/11/2016

Professor Angela Clow University of Westminster

Links between aging, cortisol secretion and cognitive function

09/11/2016

Professor Jane Ireland University of Central Lancashire

Applying the REF to psychological research: Ideas and discussion points

16/11/2016

Professor Pam Heaton Goldsmiths, University of London

How well do theories of savant syndrome explain exceptional skills in smart kids with autism? 

23/11/2016

Dr. Jan Wiener Bournemouth University

The effects of typical and atypical ageing on orientation and spatial navigation

30/11/2016

Dr. Nathan Heflick New Academic: University of Lincoln

When appearance focus is (and is not) objectifying

07/12/2016

Professor Sarah Brown Coventry University

Child sexual abuse and exploitation: Understanding risk and vulnerability

14/12/2016

Dr. Anthony O'Reilly University of Essex

Us and Them: Examining implicit in-group/out-group boundaries using the Function Acquisition Speed Test     

 

Term 2.

 25/01/2017

Professor Penny Lewis  Cardiff University  Sleep and memory 

 01/02/2017

Dr. Julia Shaw 

London South Bank University 

Is memory just an illusion? 

 08/02/2017

Dr. Julie Van der Vyver  New Academic: University of Lincoln  

The arts as a Social Psychological Catalyst for Human Prosociality and Cooperation 

 15/02/2017

Professor Richard Crisp 

Aston University 

 Diversity and Innovation: A Trip Inside the Social Mind 

 22/02/2017

Professor Pete Harris 

University of Sussex 

Self-affirmation and the response to health-risk information 

01/03/2017 

Ms. Maggie Brennan  University College Cork  TBC 

08/03/2017 

Dr. Kirstie Soar 

University of East London 

Neuropsychological and Psychological Effects Associated With Recreational Cocaine Use  

15/03/2017 

Dr. Nancy Gee 

Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition 

TBC 

22/03/2017 

Dr. Arnaud Wisman  University of Kent 

TBC 

29/03/2017

Dr. Trevor Crawford  Lancaster University 

Are saccadic eye movements a potential biological marker for Alzheimer's Disease?                                      

05/04/2017

Dr. Lauren Brent  University of Exeter

Social Networks in Rhesus Macaques 

26/04/2017

Dr. Amanda Roberts New Academic: University of Lincoln

Gambling and Risk Taking Behaviour: Psychopathology and Psychosocial Correlates

 

Term 3.

TBC

 

School of Psychology, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln. LN6 7TS