About Me

I am an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Durham University (UK).

People often find me because of my research on teaching people about the science behind GMOs or how the experience of awe increases interest in science.

Systems biology:

Connecting biological and psychological models 

Physiology/biology of emotions and cognition 

Mass spectrometry, Proteomics

Physiological methods


Social science:


Science scepticism

Science communication

Science and religion

If you have questions, want to collaborate, just want to say hello, or if you want a free full-text copy of an article, shoot me an email!

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Neuron image by Zeiss Microscopy, CC by 2.0

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