Postgraduate taught 

Psychological Science (conversion) MSc

Academic staff

Academic staff

Prospective applicants are encouraged to consult the Academic Staff and Research pages for further information on the research interests of groups and individual staff members. This information is vital when researching potential supervisors.

Psychologists at the University of Glasgow maintain a global reputation for excellence. The following indicators of esteem convey the breadth of this accomplishment.

  • Numerous international awards and prizes for outstanding research achievement.
  • Many plenary lectures at prestigious scientific meetings throughout the world.
  • Editorial positions at leading international journals in the field, including Psychological Science, Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, and Cognition.
  • Chairs on various advisory boards.

Some examples of our academic staff include:

Professor Belin Pascal, is an Invited Professor at the Max Planck Institute, Leipzig, gave a Keynote lecture at the British Association for Cognitive Neuroscience in 2009, and is an Associate Editor of Frontiers in Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience.

Professor Simon Garrod has an appointment to the University of Australia as part of their distinguished visiting scholar program, is an external member of the appointments committee for the Director of Max Plank Institute in Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, sits on the ESRC research grants college of assessors, and is an Editorial board member for a number of journals, including: Cognition, Cognitive Science, Journal of Memory and Language, Frontiers in Language Sciences, Language and Cognitive Processes.

Professor Joachim Gross was awarded a Senior fellowship from the University of Konstanz, Germany, won the Sam Williamson Prize (International conference for Biomagnetism 2010), has recently been invited to join editorial board of a new journal 'Brain connectivity' as well as the International Scientific Program Committee for Biomag 2012. In addition, he is Co-chair of educational session at HBM international conference (2010 & 2011), and presented a Keynote lecture at MEG UK meeting.