Psychology at Edinburgh
REF 2014: Best in Scotland, 3rd in the UK

Psychology were part of a joint submission for Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience. We are 1st in Scotland and 3rd in the UK, based on volume of world-leading and internationally excellent research. Our research environment is rated as 100% conducive to world-leading research, and 82% of our research is rated as outstanding in terms of its reach and significance.

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The Truth About Dementia

19 May 2016

BBC1 Thursday 19 May 2016 at 9pm...

Forward Thinking Blog: Caroline Watt

6 May 2016

New Forward Thinking Podcast now available...

Lecturer in Social Psychology

3 May 2016

The University of Edinburgh seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer in Social Psychology...

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Athena Swan Bronze award


Edinburgh Aphasia Interest Group

26 May 2016 12:00 – 14:00

Edinburgh Aphasia Interest Group meeting and talk

12:00 EAIG meeting
13:00 Speaker: Nick Miller...

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Reading Group

27 May 2016 11:00 – 12:30

Presenter: Prof Kristen Lindquist (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
Topic: "The...

Human Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar

27 May 2016 16:00 – 17:00

Speaker: Prof Kurt Gray (University of North Carolina)
Topic: "Mind Perception and...

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