Laura Globig is an incoming PhD student investigating information seeking and mental health. She is currently completing her Master of Research in Social Neuroscience, Social Psychology and Clinical Psychology at the University of Berne (Switzerland). Her thesis explores the mental processes involved in dishonesty using electrical neuroimaging. In addition, she is a research assistant at the Department for Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience and a research intern at the Department for Cognitive Psychology studying embodied cognition.
NewsWe are currently inviting applications for postdoctoral positions with a flexible start date to study the neural mechanisms of information-seeking and decision-making in humans!Congratulations to Laura Globig and Valentina Vellani who will be joining the ABL in September as new PhD students.Sharot receives Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellowship to study information-seeking and mental health.Lazzaro, Weidinger et al. (2018) – Social Conformity in Autism – published in the Journal of Autism and Developmental DisordersNew paper published in Cognition: Marks, Copland et al. (2018) Learning others’ political views reduces the ability to assess and use their expertise in nonpolitical domainsNew paper published in the Journal of Neuroscience: Updating Beliefs Under Perceived Threat – by Garrett et al.
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