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Professor Iain Gilchrist


I took my first degree in Psychology (BSc) at the University of Durham (1989-1992) and then studied for a PhD at the University of Birmingham (1992-1995). I then worked as a Research Associate at the University of Durham (1995-1998). I joined the Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol as Lecturer in Neuropsychology in 1998, became Reader in 2002 and Professor in 2007.  I am also Co-Director of Bristol's Clincial Reseaarch and Imaging Centre (CRICBristol). I have been Head of School (2005-2008); Director of Bristol Neuroscience (2009-2011) and a BBSRC Research Fellow (2010-2014). 

I am a member of the: Experimental Psychology Society, Applied Vision Association and British Ocular Motor Group.  I am a Fellow of the British Psychological Society and an Associate Member of The Centre for Vision and Visual Cognition, University of Durham.

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