Dr Amelia Hunt

Dr Amelia Hunt

Senior Lecturer

Overview
Dr Amelia Hunt
Dr Amelia Hunt

Contact Details

Telephone
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Email
Address
The University of Aberdeen School of Psychology William Guild Building Room F10 Kings College Old Aberdeen AB24 3FX
Web Links

Lab website


Biography

  • 2009-present: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, University of Aberdeen
  • 2005-2008: Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Vision Lab, Cambridge USA
  • 2005: PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • 1999: B.Sc., Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
Research

Research Interests

  • Perceived stability and eye movements
  • Visual search strategies
  • The relationship between attention and eye movements
  • The timecourse of visual processing and attention

Research Grants

  • 2012-2018: James S McDonnell Foundation Scholar Award
  • 2010-2012: BBSRC New Investigator Grant
  • 2010: Nuffield Foundation Small Grant
  • 2000-2007: NSERC postgraduate and postdoctoral fellowships
  • 2004-2005: Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research fellowship
Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Level 1: Lectures on Perception
  • Level 3: Lectures on Attention
  • Level 3 practical project supervision
  • Level 3 perception tutorials
  • Level 4 critical review tutorials
  • Level 4 thesis supervision
  • MSc lectures (attention)
  • MRes lectures (induction, data management, thesis & viva)
Further Info

External Responsibilities

ESRC psychology pathway representative

Admin Responsibilities

  • Director of Postgraduate Studies
  • External Liason Committee
  • Postgraduate Committee
Publications

Publications 

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