Current Members



Postdoctoral Researcher


Janina Neufeld (2012-)

Christopher P. Taylor (2013-)


PhD


Anya Chakraborty (2012-)
Cross cultural studies of social cognition

Alokananda Rudra (2011- )
Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Conditions in India


Garret O'Connell
(2010 -)
Individual differences in empathy and motivation

Anthony Haffey
(2010 -)
Social and nonsocial reward processing

Stephanie Mok* (2009-)
Oxytocin and social cognition


MSc/ MPhil

Varun Warrier*

Irene Trilla Gros (Maastricht University)










































Lab photograph, 2010: Behind the psychology building in the University of Reading campus
Former Members



Postdoctoral Researcher

Maria Serena Panasiti
(2011-2012)




PhD/ MD



Thom Sims (2009-2013)
Reward and empathy

Teresa Tavassoli
* (2007-2011)
Sensory perception in autism spectrum conditions

Stefanie Sussenbachers (2009-11)
Genetic interactions in Asperger Syndrome

Michael Lombardo* (2006-2010)
Self processing in autism spectrum conditions



MSc/MPhil



Christina Ioannou (2012-13)

Omer Linenberg (2012-13)

Natalie Kkeli^
(2011-12)

Laura Murphy
* (2010-11)

Allen Chan
* (2009-10)

Rumana Malik (2009-10)

Nicola Feltham (2009-10)





Visiting Researchers

Virginia Levrini (University of Cambridge, 2013)
Enzo Tomeo (University of Udine, 2011)

Loredana Canzano (Sapienza University of Rome, 2010-) 
Stefania Cannella (Sapienza University of Rome, 2010) 
Shenal Shah (Cardiff University, 2010)
Sydney Levine (Yale University, 2008)
Jorrit de Kieviet (Vrije Universitat Amsterdam, 2008) 
Zania Szlachta (University of Cambridge, 2006-2007) 



Undergraduate researchers

Nicole Allen                      Clare Thorley               Eleanor Hambly        Sharena Thind           
Stephanie Lewis                Rebecca Upson            Laura Bonsor           Carrie Philp
Sarah Loveridge                Lillian Gerber               Annie Murphy          Saba Muneer
James Samuels                
Kirsty Read                  Omer Linenberg       Joe Taylor-Bennett
Oliver Perkins                  
Charlie Marriott             Ilias Mavropoulos
Natalie Kkeli                     Katie Stockdale             Rosie Smallman 
Violetta Mandreka            
Siamac Rezaiezadeh      Sarah Roberts
Kara Dennis                     Charlotte Whiteford      Zahira Gulam

                                                        


^ co-advised with Prof. Lynne Murray, University of Reading
* co-advised with Prof. Simon Baron-Cohen, University of Cambridge