We provide a vibrant, friendly environment for outstanding psychology research and teaching with internationally recognised researchers. Our research has a direct impact on the industry, culture and environment in Scotland and beyond. Our areas of research Cognition We study neuropsychology, attention, perception, cognition, affect and language using a wide range of techniques including neuroimaging, electroencephalography (EEG) and motion capture. Health psychology & behavioural medicine We develop, test and apply psychological theory to advance our understanding of behaviours that influence health and wellbeing throughout people's lives. Development & educational psychology We study child and family wellbeing in a number of ways, including language and social competency, children’s safety and social behaviours.