Academic staff in the School of Psychology 

Head of School

Professor Kim Shapiro

Professor Kim Shapiro

Professor and Chair of Cognitive Neuroscience
Head of School

School of Psychology

Professor Shapiro in collaboration with other colleagues published the first paper on the ‘attentional blink’ phenomenon, which has attracted great interest on the part of many scientists. The original publication has been cited over 1000 times and approximately 500 reports on the same topic have followed from it. He employs a wide range of neuroscience approaches and tools in his ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4930

Email k.l.shapiro@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Professor Jane E. Raymond

Professor Jane E. Raymond

Professor of Visual Cognition

School of Psychology

Professor Raymond is a visual perception/cognition specialist with a wide range of interests in how humans use and respond to complex visual information. She conducted the seminal work on the “Attention Blink”, a finding that launched intensive interest in labs around the world on how selective attention operates over time. Her work has included studies visual attention across ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4912

Email j.raymond@bham.ac.uk

Dr Renate Reniers

Dr Renate Reniers

Research Fellow

School of Psychology

Dr Renate Reniers works as a Research Fellow investigating adolescent development and youth mental health using various neuroimaging techniques.

Telephone +44 121 414 4937

Email r.l.e.p.reniers@bham.ac.uk

Professor M. Jane Riddoch

Professor M. Jane Riddoch

Honorary Professor in Cognitive Neuropsychology

School of Psychology

Jane Riddoch is a cognitive neuropsychologist whose research covers visual disorders (agnosia, optic aphasia), disorders of attention (neglect, extinction) and action (apraxia, action disorganisation syndrome) and neuropsychological rehabilitation. She originally trained as a physiotherapist, then took a degree and PhD in Psychology. She has published 150 papers in leading international journals ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 4912

Email m.j.riddoch@bham.ac.uk

Dr Gerard Riley

Senior Academic Tutor

School of Psychology

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 44923

Email g.a.riley@bham.ac.uk

Dr Samantha Rogers

Lecturer in Psychology

School of Psychology

Dr Samantha Rogers is a Lecturer in the School of Psychology. She is primarily interested in parenting interactions and the development of infants and children.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4935

Email s.l.rogers@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Rose

Professor John Rose

Director Foren Clin PsyD & Academic Director ClinPsyD
Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Black Country Partnership Foundation Trust

School of Psychology

John Rose is a clinical psychologist with a particular interest in working with people who have Intellectual Disabilities and works on the Clin Psy D course at the University. He is also Director of the new Forensic Clinical Doctorate that had its first intake in September 2013.  He also works for Black Country Partnership Foundation Trust  and has a strong emphasis on integrating ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 42640

Email j.l.rose@bham.ac.uk

Dr Orna Rosenthal

Research Fellow

School of Psychology

Dr Rosenthal’s research interests focus on basic mechanisms of perceptual dynamics, learning and recovery. Her work is multi disciplinary in its nature. She has a very extensive research experience in studying perception and learning in humans (both healthy and neurologically impaired) and primate, using psychophysical, neurophysiological, neural modeling, engineering and robotic ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3526

Email o.rosenthal@bham.ac.uk

Pia Rotshtein

School of Psychology