Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Aston University

I conduct experimental research on the psychology of memory and cognition, particularly looking at memory for past events and experiences (i.e., episodic or autobiographical memory). I study factors that shape what we remember or believe about these past experiences, including processing fluency, visual imagery, and evidence. I often apply my research to issues in legal psychology, especially investigative interviewing and eyewitness memory. However, I am also interested in other applications of memory research, for example in the domains of education and health. With Dr James Ost, I recently co-edited the book 'False and Distorted Memories' (


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    Senior lecturer, Aston University