Dr Deborah TalmiPhD

Senior Lecturer

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I am a cognitive neuroscientist, interested in emotional cognition - the effect that emotional value has on our cognitive system. I've been at the University of Manchester since 2009, and work as a senior lecturer at the Division of Neuroscience and Experimental Psychology, part of the School of Biological Sciences. 

Please see below for informaiton on my research and teaching. I serve as the psychology lead  for the joint honours course in Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology. Please visit my lab webpage for informatio on my team and how you can get involved.


Social responsibility

Public engagement: I co-host Manchester Cafe Scientifique, and speak to the public about my research. Follow this link to my Tedx talk. 

I've lead a team at the School of Psychological Sciences to win an environmental accredatation called the Green Impact Silver Award.

I have been involved in winning the Athena Swan Silver award for the School in recognition of our commitment to advancing women's careers in Science. 


M.A. in Psychology (Tel Aviv University)

Ph.D. in Psychology (University of Toronto)

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

External positions

Associate editor, Cognition and Emotion

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