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Psychology at Edinburgh

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We have one of the largest and most vibrant postgraduate student communities.

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Online Psychology Study of the Day

Showcasing an ongoing online study every day.

What do you like to eat?
This study looks at the typical student diet. Participants will be asked to list the foods and snacks that they usually eat.


Brain Training on Trial

12 Aug 2014

Dr Alan Gow puts Brain Training on Trial...

Staying quick-sighted helps mental ability later

6 Aug 2014

People who retain an ability to spot things quickly...

Early reading link to later intelligence

25 Jul 2014

Children with strong reading skills are more likely to have higher intelligence...

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Athena Swan Bronze award


RefNet Summer School 2014

24 Aug 2014 17:30 – 31 Aug 2014 17:00

The modelling of human language production requires an increasingly varied range of skills &...

CCACE 7th Annual Research Day

27 Aug 2014 12:10 – 17:00

The Centre of Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology invites you to the 7th CCACE Annual...

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Reading Group

24 Sep 2014 16:30 – 18:00

Presenter: Dr Dorothea Debus (University of York)
Title: "TBA"

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Reading Group

8 Oct 2014 16:30 – 18:00

Presenter: Dr Ophelia Deroy (Institute of Philosophy, School of Advanced Study, University of...

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