Ellie Dommett



Bullers Wood School, Sheffield University (1998-2001, 2002-2005), King’s College London (2001-2002) and the Open University (2010-14)


BSc Psychology; MSc Neuroscience, PhD Neuroscience (and just for fun BA Humanities and Religious Studies)

Work History:

Oxford University, Open University, King’s College London

Current Job:

Senior Lecturer



My Interview

Me and my work

I am a senior lecturer in Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London

Typical day

My time is split between teaching, research and administration duties (specifically around e-learning).

What topics do you work on?

My research interests are in the impact of psychostimulant drugs on the brain and subcortical visual processing but I also work on neuroeducation.

What methods do you use?

I am an electrophysiologist so take recordings of electrical activity in the nervous system. I also use behavioural techniqies.

Who was your favourite teacher?

My physics teacher at secondary school – Mrs Sansom