Clare Williams

 

Doctoral Researcher

School of Psychology

Clare Williams

Contact details

School of Psychology
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

About

Title of PhD: What is special about tool-innovation?

Supervisors: Sarah Beck, Ian Apperly, Jackie Chappell

My primary research interest is children’s tool innovation. Using both experimental and individual differences measures, I will be examining children’s innovative abilities in a number of domains.

Qualifications

  • BSc First Class (Hons) in Psychology

Biography

I have a first class honors degree (BSc) in Psychology from the University of Birmingham. I carried out my undergraduate project on children’s tool innovation under the supervision of Sarah Beck. Posters of my research findings have been shown at a number of conferences including; EPS Lancaster 2013, ESPP Geneva 2013 and BCCCD Budapest 2014.

Research

Research interests

Tool-innovation, cognitive development.

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