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Research Projects

The School supports a number of ongoing research agendas and projects with many hosted in our six research clusters. Below are a selected list of projects and research areas. Many projects are externally funded and in collaboration with colleagues from around the world. Recent funding has come from NiH/NiDA, EPSRC, ESRC, Nuffield Foundation, Wellcome Trust.

Collaborating institutions include Addenbrookes hospital, Bath, Birkbeck, Bristol, Cambridge, Case Western Reserve, Emory University, Goldsmiths, Imperial, Institute of Child Health & the US Center for Global Safe Water, Institute of Psychiatry UK, Karolinska Institute, LSHTM, MRC–CBU Cambridge, Oxford, QMUL, Royal Holloway, University of Magdeburg, UCL, UCLA; Univ of Sussex, Univ Helsinki; Kumamoto University, Univ Lund, University of Louvain-la-Neuve, UNSW, US; Max Planck Institute for Brain Research.

Institute for Research in Child Development (IRCD)

Cognition and Neuroscience (CAN)

Drugs and Addictive Behavious (DAB)

Psychology and Social Change (PSC)

  • Therapeutic and psychiatric practice
  • Health and reproduction
  • Domestic and sexual violence
  • Critical pedagogy
  • Sexuality and intimate relationships
  • Emotion and affect
  • Social embodiment
  • Psychology as ‘process’

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