Tay Kai Rong

Tay Kai Rong

School of Psychology

Contact details

University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Tay Kai Rong is a PhD candidate in the School of Psychology, performing research in exploring the relationship between music and memory reconsolidation.


  • 2010 - BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of Hertfordshire
  • 2011 - MSc Research Methods in Psychology, University of Hertfordshire
  • 2013 - MA Special Education Needs, University of East London


Tay Kai Rong previously graduated from University of Hertfordshire in 2010 in Psychology and also completed her MSc Research Methods in Psychology in the same university the following year.

Throughout both undergraduate and postgraduate years, she worked as data entry student and student ambassador for the university. Furthermore, during her employment as a renewal administrator in an insurance broker company, she obtained another master degree in Special Education Needs from University of East London. She currently is a PhD student in the School of Psychology, University of Birmingham.

Doctoral research

PhD title
Music and episodic memory encoding, retrieval and reconsolidation
Dr Jonathan Lee and Dr Maria Wimber


Research interests

  • Music
  • Memory reconsolidation
  • Episodic memory