Benjamin Griffiths

Benjamin Griffiths

School of Psychology
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

School of Psychology
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Ben is undertaking doctoral research examining the oscillatory correlates of episodic memory.


  • Psychology BSc, University of Leeds (UK)
  • Psychological Research MSc, University of Birmingham (UK)


Ben studied Psychology at the University of Leeds before moving to the University of Birmingham to study for his Masters in Psychological Research. Following his Master studies, he joined the Cognition and Oscillations lab within the University of Birmingham as a research assistant, during which he investigated episodic memory and its neural correlates in the real world. He began his PhD, sponsored by the European Research Council, in January 2016.


Research interests

  • Episodic memory
  • Neural oscillations
  • EEG
  • fMRI


Griffiths, B., Mazaheri, A., Debener, S., & Hanslmayr, S. (2016). Brain oscillations track the formation of episodic memories in the real world. bioRxiv, doi:

McKeown, D., Holt, J., Delvenne, J. F., Smith, A., & Griffiths, B. (2014). Active versus passive maintenance of visual nonverbal memory. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review21(4), 1041-1047.