Professor Louise Phillips

Professor Louise Phillips

Chair in Psychology

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Professor Louise Phillips
Professor Louise Phillips

Contact Details

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The University of Aberdeen School of Psychology
Room F23, William Guild Building
Kings College
Old Aberdeen
AB24 3FX

https://www.socialattentionesrc.co.uk/

Biography

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology 1990 Edinburgh University
  • PhD (Psychology) 1993 Manchester University
Research

Current Research

  • Adult aging, social cognition and emotional skills
  • Effects of degenerative diseases on social and emotional processing
  • Age, planning and prospective memory

Research Grants

2015-2018: ESRC/BBSRC.(Applicants Haggarty, Murray, Phillips, Staff, Hocking, Ferguson-Smith & Richards).    Imprinting methylation; early life influences and later cognition and mood. Ref: ES/N00048X/1. Awarded £446,636.

2017-2020: ESRC (Applicants Phillips, Tatler & Henry). Adult aging and social attention: the role of cognitive decline and social motivation. Ref: ES/P005330/1. Awarded £500,492.  https://www.socialattentionesrc.co.uk/

2018-2020: Newton-Ungku Omar Fund Institutional Links UK-Malaysia grant (Applicants Phillips and Yong). Social cognition and executive function in older adults in the UK and Malaysia: links to socio-economic factors. Ref: 331745333. Awarded £128,461.

 

Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Level 1 Lifespan Development
  • Level 3 Psychological Assessment
  • Level 4 option course: Emotion and aging in social cognition
  • BM4301 The Science of Aging
Further Info

External Responsibilities

Member of the Experimental Psychology Society committee

Admin Responsibilities

  • School of Psychology Director of Research
  • Member of School Management Group
  • Course co-ordinator for PS3011 Psychological Assessment
  • Steering group of Aberdeen Birth Cohort studies
Publications

Publications 

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  • Ziaei, M, Burianov√°, H, von Hippel, W, Ebner, NC, Phillips, LH & Henry, JD 2016, 'The impact of aging on the neural networks involved in gaze and emotional processing' Neurobiology of Aging, vol. 48, pp. 182-194. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.08.026
  • Agnew, HC, Phillips, LH & Pilz, KS 2016, 'Global form and motion processing in healthy ageing' Acta Psychologica, vol. 166, pp. 12-20. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actpsy.2016.03.005
  • Cseh, GM, Phillips, LH & Pearson, DG 2016, 'Mental and perceptual feedback in the development of creative flow' Consciousness and Cognition, vol. 42, pp. 150-161. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2016.03.011
  • Hunter, EM, Phillips, LH & MacPherson, SE 2016, 'Where is my key? Where is his key? Perspective taking and social sensitivity of the Key Search task' Cortex, vol. 76, pp. 131. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cortex.2015.11.008
  • Murray, A, McNeil, C, Salarirad, S, Deary, I, Phillips, L, Whalley, L & Staff, R 2016, 'Brain hyperintensity location determines outcome in the triad of impaired cognition, physical health and depressive symptoms: A cohort study in late life' Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, vol. 63, pp. 49-54. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2015.10.004
  • Lawrie, L & Phillips, LH 2016, 'A maturing picture of emotion' The Psychologist, vol. 29, no. 12, pp. 908-911.
  • Phillips, LH, Allen, R, Bull, R, Hering, A, Kliegel, M & Channon, S 2015, 'Older adults have difficulty in decoding sarcasm' Developmental Psychology, vol. 51, no. 12, pp. 1840-1852. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.1037/dev0000063
  • Gilhooly, KJ, Gilhooly, MLM, Phillips, LH, Harvey, D, Murray, A & Hanlon, P 2015, Cognitive aging: Activity patterns and maintenance intentions (2007). in Studies of Thinking: Selected works of Kenneth Gilhooly. Taylor and Francis Inc., pp. 197-211. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315725949
  • Gilhooly, KJ, Phillips, LH, Wynn, VE, Logie, RH & Sala, SD 2015, Planning processes and age in the five-disc Tower of London task (1999). in Studies of Thinking: Selected works of Kenneth Gilhooly. 1999 edn, Taylor and Francis Inc., pp. 157-176. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315725949
  • Phillips, LH, Smith, E & Gilhooly, KJ 2015, The effects of adult aging and induced positive and negative mood on planning (2002). in Studies of Thinking: Selected works of Kenneth Gilhooly. Taylor and Francis Inc., pp. 178-192. [Online] DOI: https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315725949
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