Evolution and Development Research Group

Research in the University of Lincoln School of Psychology



Lesley AllinsonDr. Lesley Allinson
Senior Lecturer

Research and Publications
Eye-Tracker Lab
Dr. Bonaventura Majolo
Reader: Primate Socio-Ecology and Cognition

Research and Publications
Field Site (Morocco)
Dr. Kerstin Meints
Reader: Developmental Psychology, Psycholinguistics, Injury Prevention, Human-Animal Interaction

Research and Publications
Lincoln Infant and Child Development Lab
Dr. Kirsty Miller
Senior Lecturer: Motor Control, Handedness, Utilisation of Sensory Info to Control Action

Research and Publications
Lincoln Motor Lab
Karen PfefferDr. Karen Pfeffer
Senior Lecturer: Cross-Cultural Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Road Safety, Child Injury Prevention

Research and Publications

Dr. Emile van der Zee
Principal Lecturer: Cognitive Psychology

Research and Publications
Dr. Fenja Ziegler
Senior Lecturer: Behavioural Economics, Social Decision Making, Perspective-Taking, Theory of Mind

Research and Publications
Imagination Lab

Associate Members

Dr. Kun Guo
Reader (School of Psychology): Cognitive Neuroscience of Vision, Social Attention, Human-Animal Interaction



Professor Daniel Mills.
Professor of Veterinary Behavioural Medicine (veterinary behaviour)



Hannah Wright
Research Assistant (School of Life Sciences): Animal Behaviour, Cognition & Welfare and Human-Animal Interactions (HAI)



External Members

Paul L. HarrisProfessor Paul L. Harris

Harvard University, USA



Tiny De KeusterDr. Tiny de Keuster

University of Ghent, Belgium
Dr. Corinne SyrnykDr. Corinne Syrnyk

St. Mary’s University College, Alberta, Canada.



Screen Shot 2013-11-05 at 15.01.52Dr. Richard McFarland

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa



Postgraduate Students

  • Marta Borgi
  • Victoria Brelsford
  • Gayathri Ganapathy
  • Janine Just
  • Laura Martinez Inigo
  • Victoria Brelsford
  • Mohamed Benrabah

Undergraduate Research Assistants

  • Mirena Dimolareva.

Externally Funded Research Assistants

  • Janine Just
  • Victoria Brelsford


  • Grace lane
  • Charlotte Webster