Dr Margaret C. Jackson

Dr Margaret C. Jackson

Senior Lecturer

Dr Margaret C. Jackson
Dr Margaret C. Jackson

Contact Details

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The University of Aberdeen School of Psychology William Guild Building Room G13 Kings College Old Aberdeen AB24 3FX
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Current Research

  • Emotion-Cognition interactions
  • Working memory
  • Attention
  • Joint Attention
  • Emotional expression
  • Social Cognition
  • Mood

Research Grants

ESRC Standard Grant (PI). March 2015 - March 2017. Remembering who was where: The influence of threatening emotional expressions on visuo-spatial working memory for faces. £279,258.

BBSRC (Co-App). 2009-2012. The neurobiology of human working memory for threat: a multi-method approach. £318,404.


Teaching Responsibilities

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA)


  • Level 1: Emotion
  • Level 2: Methodology (fMRI)
  • Level 3 / MSc: Developmental Psychology (social and emotional development)
  • Level 4: Emotion & Aging in Social Cognition
  • MRes: Research Dissemination

 Group Work

  • Level 3 Methods projects 
  • Level 3 Theory tutorials
  • Level 4 Critical Review

Undergraduate Thesis Supervision

Further Info

External Responsibilities

Action Editor for Memory.

Admin Responsibilities

Postgraduate Research Coordinator and Officer

Level 3 Developmental course coordinator

Member of Senior Management Group

Member of External Liaison Committee and Postgraduate Committee

Member of Senate






Society Membership

  • Member of the Experimental Psychology Society (EPS).
  • Member of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCoP).