I completed my PhD on infants’ concepts and categorisation as part of an MRC funded award at University College London in 1999. Subsequently I worked as a developmental psychologist at London Guildhall before moving to Brunel in 2002.
- PhD Psychology (UCL)
- BSc Social Psychology (London School of Economics)
Newest selected publications
Girges, C., Wright, MJ., Spencer, JV. and O'Brien, JMD. (2014) 'Event-related alpha suppression in response to facial motion'. PLoS One, 9 (2). ISSN: 1932-6203 Open Access Link
O'Brien, J., Spencer, J., Girges, C., Johnston, A. and Hill, H. (2014) 'Impaired perception of facial motion in autism spectrum disorder'. PLoS One, 9 (7).Open Access Link
Tsermentseli, S., O'Brien, J. and Spencer, JV. (2012) 'A preliminary comparison of volumetric changes between dyslexia and Asperger syndrome'. The Hellenic Journal of Psychology, 9. pp. 102 - 113.