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Now accepting PhD applications

We are now accepting applications from prospective PhD students to start in October 2018.  The School of Psychology and ESRC – Scottish Graduate School of Social Science offer various funding opportunities for +3 (PhD only) or 1+3 (MSc + PhD) … Continue reading

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Mike Keesman Postdoc at Leiden University

Since September 1, 2017, Mike Keesman is working as a postdoctoral researcher at Leiden University, on the BENEFIT project with Prof. Andrea Evers: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/staffmembers/mike-keesman#tab-1 https://www.mikekeesman.com  

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PhD defense scheduled for Mike Keesman

The examination committee at Utrecht University has approved Mike’s dissertation “Observing the mind instead of acting on it: How mindfulness empowers people to live healthily”.  He is now scheduled to defend it in a formal session on March 16, 2018, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to dr. Versluis!

On April 21, Iris Versluis successfully defended her dissertation on the mechanisms underlying the portion size effect, and possible strategies to prevent it, at the Erasmus School of Economics, Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Congratulations, Iris! Click here for details and for … Continue reading

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Presentation on situating interventions at British Feeding and Drinking Group

Last week, Esther attended the 2016 conference of the British Feeding and Drinking Group in London – a wonderful and very productive meeting!  You can find the slides of Esther’s talk on Situating Interventions here.

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Moving to the University of Glasgow

On September 1, 2015, Esther moved from the Psychology Department at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, to the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology at the University of Glasgow, United Kingdom.

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New website

The new Healthy Cognition Website is live!

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