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Professor Robbins highlights the importance of the EU.

Professors Trevor Robbins was among the 150 signatories to an open letter to The Times highlighting that EU membership is an important boost to research science in the United Kingdom. The text of the letter can be found at the link below (NB. The Times website requires a subscription).

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Psychology at the Cambridge Science Festival 2016

How in sync are you with your baby? At this years Science Festival Dr. Vicky Leong will be talking about her experiences with children with learning difficulties and how this has informed and guided her research into the connections between mothers and babies.

http://www.sciencefestival.cam.ac.uk/news/cambridge-science-festival-2016-investigates-bonds-between-mother-and-baby

Professors Robbins and Sahakian awarded the Robert Sommer Award.

The department is delighted to announce the awarding of the Robert Sommer Award to Professors Robbins and Sahakian. This recognises their research into the fields of cognitive neuroscience and psychiatry.


Postgraduate Study

We offer a PhD programme, an MPhil in Social and Developmental Psychology, and an MPhil in Biological Sciences by Research.

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Undergraduate Courses

Psychology may be studied in the Psychological and Behavioural Sciences Tripos or as part of the Natural Sciences Tripos. Both routes can lead to a British Psychological Society accredited degree.

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Research Staff

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Department of Psychology Library

The Department has its own well-stocked Library, open to members of Department 24-hours a day. All current members of the University are welcome to register to use the Library

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