Rebecca Wilson

Rebecca Wilson

School of Psychology
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

School of Psychology
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Title of PhD: Integrating structural and functional connectivity networks in sleep and epilepsy

Supervisors: Dr Andrew Bagshaw; Dr Stephen Mayhew

Rebecca is interested in the electrophysiological and behavioural signatures of sleep and epilepsy. This work involves the combination of multiple brain imaging techniques with both healthy and clinical populations.


BSc (Hons) Psychology


First Class BSc in Psychology from the University of Birmingham. She has previously worked as a research assistant investigating Sleep Disorders.


Research interests

Sleep; Sleep deprivation; Sleep disorders; Neuropsychological assessment; EEG - fMRI; Functional connectivity; Epilepsy 

In the video above, Becky describes here research and use of the facilities within the Birmingham University Imaging Centre

Other activities

Undergraduate teaching assistant – Adult Neuropsychological Disorders (3rd year module)


Wilson, R. S., Mayhew, S. D., Rollings, D. T., Goldstone, A., Przezdzik, I., Arvanitis, T. N., & Bagshaw, A. P. (2015). Influence of epoch length on measurement of dynamic functional connectivity in wakefulness and behavioural validation in sleep. NeuroImage, 112, 169-179.