Our specialised research interests in psychology include evolutionary psychology, perception and cognition, animal behaviour, neuroscience, social psychology and forensic psychology.
We offer MPhil supervision in the areas of psychology covering Newcastle's research strengths:
Clinical and health psychologyWe research developmental disorders of perception and cognition, and the development and assessment of cognitive models of, and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) treatment for:
Behaviour and evolutionWe carry out studies of animal and human behaviour including:
-The evolutionary psychology of mate choice
-Attractiveness and co-operation
-Evolutionary approaches to personality
Visual perception and human cognitionOur