Find out who we are.

Meet the team

Lab Director

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Dr Judith Gentle

Senior lecturer in Psychology

Lab members

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Dr Debbie Gooch

Lecturer in Developmental Psychology

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Dr Ines Violante

Senior Lecturer in Psychological Neuroscience; Postgraduate Research Director Psychology

Dr Lewis Jayes

Lecturer, Director of Undergraduate Programme for Psychology

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Dr Anna-Stiina Wallinheimo

Research Fellow (B)

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Dr Marie Martel

Lecturer in Developmental Psychology



Serif Omer

Clinical Doctorate trainee

Ana M. Jijon Nemalceff

Clinical Doctorate trainee

Shiloh Grant-Smith 

Postgraduate student

Joanna Argent

Postgraduate student

Gemma ArmstrongPostgraduate student
Jess BosiPostgraduate student
Zhaoying YuPlacement student
Amelia BennettPlacement student


Affiliated Members - University of Surrey

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Professor Emily Farran

Professor in Developmental Psychology

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Dr Philip Dean

Research Fellow, Deputy Chair of University Ethics Committee

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Dr Aliah Shaheen

Visiting Senior Lecturer

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Darren Tunstall

Programme Leader, MA Acting, Associate Professor

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Professor Harriet Tenenbaum

Professor in Developmental and Social Psychology

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Dr Erica Hepper

Lecturer in Personality/Social Psychology

External collaborations


Dr Sally Robinson - St Thomas' Hospital, London

Dr Tammy Hedderly - St Thomas' Hospital, London

Dr Daniel Brady - University of Reading

Dr Marialivia Bernardi - University of Greenwich