Dr Claire V Hutchinson
MA (University of Aberdeen), PhD (University of Nottingham)
Tel: +44 (0)116 2297183
Postal address: Department of Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour, School of Psychology, Henry Wellcome Building, University of Leicester, Lancaster Road, Leicester LE1 9HN.
- Spatial vision
- Motion perception
- Age-related visual decline
- Visual markers of ‘non-visual’ disorders
- Visual cognition
- Comparative (animal) sensory perception
Prospective PhD students: I supervise postgraduate students on a range of research projects. Students interested in studying for a PhD under my supervision should feel free to contact me directly. Information about how to apply is available here.
Hutchinson, C.V., Ledgeway, T., Baker, C.L. (2016). Phase-Dependent Interactions in Visual Cortex to Combinations of First- and Second-Order Stimuli. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(49), 12328-12337.
Hutchinson, C.V., Barrett, D.J.K., Nitka, A., Raynes, K. (2016). Action video game training reduces the Simon Effect. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 23, 587–592.
Wilson, R.L., Paterson, K.B., Hutchinson C.V. (2015). Increased vulnerability to pattern-related visual stress in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. Perception, 44, 1422-1426
Swan, E.F., Hutchinson, C.V. Everard, M., Shimozaki, S.S. (2015). Aging effects in cueing tasks as assessed by the ideal observer: peripheral cues. Journal of Vision, 15(2):5, 1–18.
Hutchinson, C.V., Prados, J., Davidson, C. (2015). Persistent conditioned place preference to cocaine and withdrawal hypo-locomotion to mephedrone in the flatworm planaria. Neuroscience Letters, 593, 19-23.
Hutchinson, C.V., Walker, J., Davidson, C. (2014). Oestrogen, ocular function and low-level vision. Journal of Endocrinology, 223, R9-R18.
Hutchinson, C.V., Maltby, J., Badham, S.P., Jason, L.A (2014). Vision-related symptoms as a clinical feature of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis? Evidence from the DePaul Symptom Questionnaire. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 98, 144-145.
Hutchinson, C.V., Ledgeway, T., Allen, H.A. (2014). The ups and downs of global motion perception: a paradoxical advantage for smaller stimuli in the aging visual system. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 6: Article 199.
A full publication list can be found here.
- Introduction to Perception and Cognition (module co-ordinator)
- Approaches to Psychology
- Abnormal and Individual Differences
- Abnormal and Individual Differences Library Module (module co-ordinator)
- Visual Cognition
- Evolution, Cognition and Behaviour
- Undergraduate Dissertations
- MSc Research Projects
- School of Psychology PhD/MPhil Admissions Tutor
- BSc Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience Admissions Tutor
- BSc Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience Course Tutor