Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Research areas include: Corvids, colour perception in bumblebees; the transmission of cultural information in humans using evolutionary models; the biological origins of human sexual orientation; sex differences in cognition; the use of zebra fish as a model behavioural assay of addiction; visual attention and search in humans and non'human animals; the role of cannabinoid signalling in neural processes; social evolution in mole rats; gene'brain interaction in mammalian reproductive behaviour; the utility of drosophila models of circadian rhythms; face processing and imitation; the philosophy of mind.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
6 years
Part Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Qualifications required:

  • Applicants require an upper-second class (or better) BSc honours degrees or equivalent are eligible to apply for admission to research degrees.