Work with us

A PhD advert now out on A project in our lab can focus on a project from a number of areas that we study, for an example check this project. Alternatively, one can also choose a more computational approach, for an example check out this paper.

A fully funded PhD Magdalen Vernon studentship is available each year for Perception in our department (UK/EU fees and stipend). Also SeNSS studentships with emphasis on social sciences (more detail).

Other possible funding opportunities for PhD and Postdoctoral positions are described below that we can apply for. Please contact us for further discussions.


PhD positions

Postgraduate Research in School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences: In addition to the studentship described above, you can find information here about graduate studies in the department, including how to apply and some sources of funding.

BBSRC CASE Studentships: There is also a possibility to apply for a CASE studentship working in close collaboration with industry. Click here for more information.


Postdoctoral positions

From time to time, funded post-doc positions will be available in the lab and will be advertised through, visionlist and other lists.

Royal Society URF:  These Fellowships provide 8 years of funding to allow young researchers to build an independent research career. For more information click here.

Royal Society Newton Fellowship: The Royal Society offers a two year fellowship for young researchers, who currently work outside the UK. Click here for more information.

EPSRC Fellowship: The EPSRC offers a new opportunity to fund postdoctoral fellowships across all career stages, see here for more information.

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    School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences
    University of Reading
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