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Members of staff listed on this page are willing to consider supervising students on the PhD course. The course code is BLPC22.

Detailed information about the research interests of academic staff can be found on their profile pages. To visit the profile page of a member of staff, click on their name.

Once you have identified a potential supervisor, make email contact to discuss research possibilities before making your application. Applicants must nominate a prospective supervisor on their application. It is essential that applicants contact a prospective supervisor, and receive their support to apply, before submitting their application. The support of a prospective supervisor does not guarantee the applicant a place on the course, nor does it guarantee funding.

Further details about how to make an application for postgraduate study can be found here:

Professor Paul Bays Professor Mark Johnson
Dr Tristan Bekinschtein Dr Rebecca Lawson
Professor David Belin Dr Sarah Lloyd-Fox
Dr Richard Bethlehem Professor Amy Milton
Dr Mirjana Bozic Dr Kate Plaisted Grant
Dr Lucy Cheke Professor Jason Rentfrow
Professor Nicola Clayton Professor Simone Schnall
Professor Jeff Dalley Professor Jon Simons
Dr Greg Davis Professor Dénes Szücs
Dr Lee de Wit Dr Deborah Talmi
Professor Pasco Fearon Professor Sander van der Linden
Professor Claire Hughes  

Applicants wishing to be supervised by Professor Simon Baron-Cohen should apply for admission via the Department of Psychiatry.

Funding Round Deadline
Gates Cambridge (USA) Wednesday 12 October 2022
All other funding rounds Thursday 1 December 2022

The Department will continue to accept applications up until Wednesday 26 April 2023 for October 2023 start date. 

Any application submitted after 1 December 2022 will not be considered for the funding round.


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