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

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

Shan Xu

Shan Xu

Doctoral Researcher

Title of PhD: Affordances and awareness

Supervisors: Professor Glyn Humphreys, Dr Dietmar Heinke

Shan is interested in visual affordance, attention and their relation to visual awareness. She is attempting to combine behavioral, ERPs and brain imaging techniques in this work.

Email sxx127@bham.ac.uk