Samuel Ashley Jones

Samuel Ashley Jones

School of Psychology
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

Address
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Sam is undertaking doctoral research, funded by the MRC-ARUK Centre for Musculoskeletal Ageing Research, into multisensory integration in older populations. He uses neuroimaging and psychophysics to investigate the changes to sensory processing that occur with age, and is interested in how these changes can be mediated by exercise.

Qualifications

  • BSc

Biography

Sam previously studied for an undergraduate degree in psychology, and later an MSc in psychological research, at Bangor University in North Wales. During this time he was involved in research into stereoscopic 3D vision, sensory integration, and body representation during tool use.

Doctoral research

PhD title
Effects of ageing and exercise on multisensory integration
Supervisor
Professor Uta Noppeney

Research

Research interests

Multisensory integration, ageing, sensory perception, psychophysics, fMRI