Seminars

We invite world-leading academics to speak at a series of open seminars throughout the year, all hosted by academics within the department.

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Most seminars will be hosted online, with some in-person seminars stated below. Our seminars take place on Fridays, starting at 12.00pm and concluding by 12.50pm or shortly afterwards unless otherwise indicated.

For more information or a copy of the seminar programme please email psychology@sheffield.ac.uk.

Programme

Date Speaker Institution Title Host
08/10/21 Dr Dare Baldwin University of Oregon *please note that this will take place at 6pm to accommodate time differences* Dr Danielle Matthews
15/10/21 Professor Adam Aron UC San Diego *please note that this will take place at 6pm to accommodate time differences* Dr Liat Levita
22/10/21 Professor Anna-Lena Schubert Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz Dr Claudia von Bastian
05/11/21 Dr Emma Davies Oxford Brookes University

We should know this already: Challenges and opportunities for communicating the link between
alcohol consumption and breast cancer to women aged 40-65

Dr Jilly Gibson-Miller
19/11/21 Dr Teodora Gliga University of East Anglia

The interplay between language and conceptual development in infancy

*please note that this seminar will be held in-person -  Lecture Theatre 1, Sir Henry Stephenson Building*

Dr Danielle Matthews
26/11/21 Professor Klaus Oberauer University of Zurich Working Memory and Episodic Long-Term Memory Dr Claudia von Bastian
03/12/21 Dr Stephen Kellett & Dr Mel Simmonds-Buckley University of Sheffield

Treatment of Sexual Orientation Obsessive Compulsive Disorder with Cognitive Analytic Therapy;
assessment of non-linear change over treatment time

*please note that this seminar will be held in-person -  Lecture Theatre 1, Sir Henry Stephenson Building*

Dr Jaime Delgadillo
10/12/21 Dr Keisuke Fukuda University of Toronto

Visual working memory representations are distorted by its use in perceptual comparisons

*please note that this seminar will take place at 1pm*

Dr Claudia von Bastian

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