Agnieszka Jaroslawska

Postdoctoral research fellow, Queen's University Belfast

Agnieszka graduated form the University of York in 2011 with a degree in Psychology before completing her doctoral training at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (University of Cambridge). Agnieszka's PhD research, supervised by Dr Joni Holmes and Prof. Susan Gathercole, explored the cognitive mechanisms of instruction-guided behaviour. She joined the School of Psychology, Queen's University Belfast, as a Post-doctoral Research Fellow in January 2016. Together with Prof. Teresa McCormack and Dr Eugene Caruso, Agnieszka is working on the ESRC-funded research project which focuses on children's and adolescent's ability to transcend their present experience to consider events that have either happened in the past or will happen in the future.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Queen's University Belfast
  • 2011–2015
    PhD Student, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit

Education

  • 2011 
    University of York, BSc (Hons) in Psychology

Publications

  • 2015
    Following instructions in a virtual school: Does working memory play a role?, Memory & Cognition