People

Department staff

Meet our academic, research and professional services staff

Our department is made up of world-leaders in psychological and behavioral science, supported by a passionate professional services staff.

The Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science is a dynamic and thriving community of faculty, visiting academics, specialists and PhD, MSc and BSc students conducting cutting-edge research on the human mind and behaviour in a societal context. A team of professional services staff support and promote the work of the department.

 

Academic staff

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Dr. Frederic Basso
Assistant Professor in Social Psychology/Economic Psychology

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Professor Martin W Bauer
Professor of Social Psychology 

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Professor Catherine Campbell 
Professor of Social Psychology, Coordinator of Health@PBS

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Professor Paul Dolan

Professor Paul Dolan
Head of Department

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Professor Bradley Franks
Deputy Head of Department for Teaching 

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Dr. Matteo M Galizzi
Associate Professor in Behavioural Science

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Dr. Lucia Garcia-Lorenzo
Assistant Professor in Organisational Social Psychology

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Dr. Alex Gillespie
Associate Professor

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Dr. Ilka Gleibs
Assistant Professor in Social and Organisational Psychology

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Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch 
Professor of Social Psychology

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Dr. Dario Krpan
Assistant Professor

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Professor Saadi Lahlou
Director of the Psychology of Economic Life 

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Dr. Grace Lordan
Associate Professor 

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Dr. Michael Muthukrishna
Assistant Professor of Economic Psychology

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Dr. Tom Reader
Associate Professor

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Dr. Jennifer Sheehy-Skeffington 
Assistant Professor of Social Psychology

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Professor Alex Wood
Centennial Chair at LSE 

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LSE fellows

LSE Fellows undertake a range of teaching and research activities and bring expertise from around the world. 

Kate Laffan

Dr. Kate Laffan
LSE Fellow 

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Dr. Sandra Obradovic
LSE Fellow

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Dr. Jet Sanders
LSE Fellow

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Dr. Ganga Shreedhar 
LSE Fellow

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Visiting and part-time staff

The Department is pleased to host long-term visitors from renowned external institutions, who are able to make an important academic contribution by drawing on their specific field of expertise. 

Our current Visiting Faculty members are:

Dr Kavita Abraham Dowsing

Dr. Kavita Abraham-Dowsing
Visiting Fellow

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Bankole Falade

Dr. Bankole Falade
Visiting Fellow

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Dr Elsbeth Johnson

Dr. Elsbeth Johnson
Guest Teacher and Visiting Fellow

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Dr Marta Entradas
Marie Curie Visiting Fellow

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Mary Anne Lauri

Professor Mary-Anne Lauri
Visiting Fellow

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Ivana Markova

Professor Ivana Markova
Visiting Fellow

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Ajit Menon

Ajit Menon
Guest Teacher

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Dr Cathy Nicholson
Visiting Fellow

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Dr. Jeroen Nieboer
Visiting Fellow

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Marcelo Ramella

Dr. Marcelo Ramella
Visiting Fellow

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Barry Rogers
Visiting Senior Fellow

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Gordon Sammut

Dr. Gordon Sammut
Visiting Fellow

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Ben Shenoy

Dr. Ben Shenoy
Visiting Professor in Practice

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Dr-Jan-Stockdale

Dr. Janet Stockdale
Honorary Fellow

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Prof Ahmet Suerdem

Professor Ahmet Suerdem
Visiting Senior Fellow

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Dr Chris Tennant
Visiting Fellow 

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Professor Ben Voyer
Guest teacher and visiting Fellow

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Dr. Ai Yu
Visiting Fellow

 

Research staff

Rachel Spicer 
Post Doctoral Research Officer 
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PhD students

Andreea Alexandru
Supervisor:  Professor Paul Dolan
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Nihan Albayrak
Supervisor: Dr. Bradley Franks
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Amena Amer
Supervisor: Dr. Ilka Gleibs
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Neil Carter
Supervisor: Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch
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Natalia Concha
Supervisor: Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch

Julie Hald
Supervisor: Dr.Tom Reader 
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Matthew Hall
Supervisor: Dr. Bradley Franks
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Brett Heasman
Supervisor: Dr. Alex Gillespie
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Maxi Heitmayer
Supervisor: Professor Saadi Lahlou
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Amanda Henwood
Supervisor: Professor Paul Dolan
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Juliet Hodges
Supervisor: Dr. Matteo Galizzi
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Sharon Jackson
Supervisor:  Professor Cathy Campbell

Jacob Metze
Supervisor: Professor Martin Bauer
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Mark C. Noort
Supervisor: Dr. Tom Reader
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Celestin Okoroji
Supervisor: Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch
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Ukasha Ramli
Supervisor: Professor Paul Dolan
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Maria Cecilia Dedios Sanguineti
Supervisor:  Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch
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Luc Schneider
Supervisor:  Professor Paul Dolan
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Paulius Yamin Slotkus
Supervisor: Professor Saadi Lahou
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Andrew Stewart
Supervisor:  Dr. Bradley Franks
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Joel Suss
Supervisor: Professor Paul Dolan
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Feiyang Wang
Supervisor:  Dr. Fred Basso
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Martin Whitehead
Supervisor: Professor Paul Dolan 

Lisa Whitelaw
Supervisor: Dr. Lucia Garcia-Lorenzo
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Lars Wicke
Supervisor: Professor Paul Dolan
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Ryutaro Uchiyama
Supervisor: Dr Michael Muthukrishna
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Professional services staff

 

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Jacqueline Crane
Service Delivery Manager: MSc Programmes
Contact for issues relating directly to MSc study
+44 (0)20 7955 7995
j.c.crane@lse.ac.ukPsychologicalandbehavioural.Mscs@lse.ac.uk

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Champa Heidbrink
Department Manager
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Therese Holmqvist
Executive MSc Programmes Manager
Contact for issues relating directly to the Executive MSc
+44 (0)207 955 7205
t.holmqvist@lse.ac.uk or behavioural.science@lse.ac.uk

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Christopher Hunt
Undergraduate Programme Manager 
Contact for issues directly relating to undergraduate study
+44(0)20 7107 5308
C.J.Hunt@lse.ac.uk

 

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Gemma Hutchinson
Communications Officer (maternity leave)
g.hutchinson@lse.ac.uk

 

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Diana Kosanovic
Communications Officer (maternity cover)
+44 (0)20 7955 7994
d.kosanovic@lse.ac.uk 

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Rebecca Lee
PhD Programme Manager and Events Coordinator
Contact for issues relating directly to PhD study
+44 (0)20 7106 1423
R.J.Lee2@lse.ac.uk

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Sean Rooney
Psychology Technician
Contact for issues relating directly to use of the laboratories and psychological equipment
+44 (0)20 7955 7633
S.Rooney@lse.ac.uk

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 Will Stubbs
Postgraduate Programme and Course Coordinator
+44 (0)20 7955 5113
w.stubbs@lse.ac.uk

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Dimitris Thomopoulos
Executive Officer to Prof. Paul Dolan
d.thomopoulos@lse.ac.uk 

 

Department committees

Department Teaching Committee 

Dr. Bradley Franks (Chair)
Deputy Head of Department for Teaching 
Associate Professor in Psychology

Dr. Frederic Basso
Assistant Professor in Social Psychology/Economic Psychology

Jacqueline Crane
Service Delivery Manager: MSc Programmes

Lindsey Depledge
Psychology of Economic Life Student

Caroline Fabian
Social and Public Communication Student

Dr. Lucia Garcia-Lorenzo
Assistant Professor in Organisational Social Psychology

Champa Heidbrink
Department Manager 

Therese Holmqvist (Secretary)
Executive MSc Programmes Manager

Christopher Hunt
Undergraduate Programme Manager 

Dr. Dario Krpan
Assistant Professor

Dr. Michael Muthukrishna
Assistant Professor of Economic Psychology

Vincent Rabl
Psychology of Economic Life  Student 

Dr. Sophie von Stumm
Associate Professor

BSc Development Committee 

Dr. Bradley Franks (Chair)
Deputy Head of Department for Teaching
Associate Professor in Psychology

Champa Heidbrink
Department Manager

Christopher Hunt (Secretary)
Undergraduate Programme Manager 

Dr. Michael Muthukrishna
Assistant Professor of Economic Psychology

Sean Rooney
Psychology Technician 

Dr. Jennifer Sheehy-Skeffington 
Assistant Professor of Social Psychology

Dr. Sophie von Stumm 
Associate Professor 

Research Committee 

Dr. Tom Reader (Chair)
Associate Professor

Dr. Matteo M Galizzi
Associate Professor in Behavioural Science

Dr. Ilka Gleibs
Assistant Professor in Social and Organisational Psychology

Champa Heidbrink
Department Manager 

Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch 
Professor of Social Psychology

Rebecca Lee (Secretary)
PhD Programme Manager and Events Coordinator

Student Staff Liaison Committee 

Dr. Michael Muthukrishna (Chair)
Assistant Professor of Economic Psychology

Andreea Alexandru
PhD Student

Amy Barnett
Social and Public Communication Student

Dr. Frederic Basso
Assistant Professor in Social Psychology/Economic

Professor Martin W Bauer
Professor of Social Psychology 

Helen Borg 
Social and Cultural Psychology Student 

Jacqueline Crane
Service Delivery Manager: MSc Programmes

Lindsey Depledge
Psychology of Economic Life Student

Professor Paul Dolan
Head of Department

Caroline Fabian
Social and Public Communication Student

Dr. Bradley Franks
Deputy Head of Department for Teaching

 Dr. Lucia Garcia-Lorenzo
Assistant Professor in Organisational Social Psychology

Dr. Ilka Gleibs
Assistant Professor in Social and Organisational Psychology

Champa Heidbrink
Department Manager 

Vera Hinkelmann
Social and Cultural Psychology Student 

Maxi Heitmayer
PhD Student

Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch 
Professor of Social Psychology

Bianca Kung
Organisational Social Psychology Student

Professor Saadi Lahlou
Director of the Psychology of Economic Life 

Rebecca Lee
PhD Programme Manager and Events Coordinator

Vincent Rabl
Psychology of Economic Life  Student 

Dr. Tom Reader
Associate Professor

Stephan Schulz
Organisational Social Psychology Student

Dr. Sophie von Stumm
Associate Professor

Will Stubbs
Postgraduate Programme and Course Coordinator

Edoardo Zulato
Social and Cultural Psychology Student