LECTURING AT UCL
Dr Jake Fairnie has a PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience from the University College London’s Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience.
- Head of Communications for the UCL Psychology and Language Sciences.
- Lecturer on the University College London BSc Psychology course (Perception, Attention and Action module).
- Science Consultant on James May ‘Things You Need To Know’ (Brain special; BBC2), Britain’s Brightest (BBC1), Hidden Talent (Channel 4), Open University (Psychology Course) and Weird Warfare (History Channel USA).
- Previously: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Centre for Research in Autism and Education (UCL Institute of Education) and Postdoctoral Researcher in UCL’s Attention and Cognitive Control Laboratory.
Selected Publications (click to read)
- Remington & Fairnie. (2017). A sound advantage: Increased auditory capacity in autism. Cognition. Volume 166, Pages 459-465.
- Fairnie, Moore & Remington (2016). Missing a Trick: Auditory Load Modulates Conscious Awareness in Audition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.
- Lavie, N. & Fairnie, J. (2015). Age of Distractions. White Paper Report. BrainFocus.
- Carmel, D., Fairnie, J., & Lavie, N. (2012). Weight and see: loading working memory improves incidental identification of irrelevant faces. Frontiers in Psychology, 3, 286.