2018 news

Paper accepted for publication

[Nov 2018] A major paper from our Leverhulme-funded project on self-development has been accepted for publication in Child Development - happy days! The paper is called 'The me in memory: The role of the self in autobiographical memory development'.

Education video

 [Aug 2018] Short video of Dr Cunningham explaining our education research now available via Dundee University's TILE EduSnaps page


New education paper published

[May 2018] New paper published in the Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, applying ownership effects to enhance children's learning. Open access version available here for 50 days.

New funding!

[Feb 2018] We are delighted that the Carnegie Trust has awarded funding to support our research on self-processing bias in children with ASD.

New paper published

[Jan 2018] New paper published in the British Journal of Developmental Psychology, exploring patterns of self-reference effect in children with autism (link here).

2017 news

Additional school involvement

 [Dec 2017] Data collection is now underway in two new Dundee city schools, whose support we greatly appreciate. 

BPS Developmental Section conference

 [Sept 2017] Data from the Me in Memory project and our research with children with ASD was presented at a symposium at the BPS's Developmental section conference