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Listen to Debra Spencer on BBC Radio 4's 'Bringing Up Britain'
Dr Debra Spencer, Research Associate and Affiliated Lecturer in the GDRC, appeared in BBC Radio 4's 'Bringing Up Britain' programme, discussing aggression in children.
Jac Davis publishes blog post on LD4D 'Livestock data for decisions' web page
Jac Davis, PhD candidate in the GDRC, published a blog post on the Livestock data for decisions web page titled 'Integrating gender into livestock projects: How data can help'.
New publication on 'Sex differences in associations between spatial ability and corpus callosum morphology' published in Journal of Neuroscience Research
The GDRC's Dr Debra Spencer and Prof Melissa Hines have a paper published in the Journal of Neuroscience Research on 'Sex differences in associations between spatial ability and corpus callosum morphology'.
Ellen Robertson (PhD candidate) presents a talk as part of the SDP seminar series
Ellen Robertson, PhD candidate in the GDRC, presented a talk on her research 'Social representations of women who live as men in northern Albania' as part of the Social and Developmental Psychology seminar series.
PhD candidate Marta Beneda wins second prize in British Psychological Society poster competition
Marta Beneda, PhD candidate in the GDRC, attended the British Psychological Society's annual conference, 02-04 May 2018. She won second prize in the poster competition for her poster on 'Do infants prefer dolls of the same sex? Sex-typical toy preferences in Poland and in the UK'.
Dr Constantinescu moves to University of East London
Congratulations to Dr Miha Constantinescu, who has moved to the University of East London to take up the position of Lecturer in Developmental Psychology.
Prof Hines presents a seminar at King's College, London
Prof Melissa Hines from the GDRC presented a seminar on 'Human gender development: some current perspectives' at the Department of Psychology, King's College, London on 14 May 2018.
Paper on infants' performance in mental rotation tasks published in Developmental Science
The GDRC's Dr Miha Constantinescu and Prof Melissa Hines have a paper published in Developmental Science showing a correlation between testosterone and infants' performance in mental rotation tasks.
Prof Hines and Dr Spencer present a talk at EASE meeting
The East Anglia Society for Endocrinology will meet on Tuesday November 14th at The Rosie Hospital, CUH.
Hormones & Child Behaviour Study update
The GDRC has produced a newsletter from Melissa Hines' Hormones & Child Behaviour Study, available to read here.
Researching sworn virgins in Albania
The GDRC's Ellen Robertson is in Albania for four months, studying the traditional practice of women taking a vow of chastity and living as men - becoming 'sworn virgins', or burrneshas.
Talk on analyzing the corpus callosum by Dr Eileen Luders, UCLA
Join us on Monday 24th July at 12pm for a talk by Dr Eileen Luders, Associate Professor at the Department of Neurology, UCLA, about analyzing the corpus callosum in the human brain.
Paper on gender-typed play and physical aggression published in Archives of Sexual Behavior
Congratulations to the GDRC's Tim Kung, Gu Li, Melissa Hines and Jean Golding on their play and aggression article, which has been made an open access publication, available to read here.
Conference on Collaborating for Gender Equality in STEM
GDRC's Karly Drabot, Ellen Robertson and Jac Davis organised a one-day conference and workshop with leading academics, professionals, non-profits and students.
Science Festival workshop a success!
Thanks to everyone who came along last Saturday to the Psychology open day and participated in our event 'Like apples to oranges... not quite'.
Li, Kung & Hines' sexual orientation paper published in Developmental Psychology
The GDRC's Gu Li, Tim Kung and Melissa Hines are published in Developmental Psychology, which is now available online.
GDRC's Gu Li takes post-doctorate post at University of British Columbia
GDRC at the Science Festival 2017
The GDRC team will be hosting a hands-on workshop at this year's Science Festival for children and adults alike
Prof Melissa Hines speaks on mini puberty in Copenhagen
Professor Hines will be in Copenhagen on 30th November to give a lecture on "Mini-puberty and human gender-related behaviour".
Prof Melissa Hines speaks at LSE's 'Women in Science' event
GDRC's director Professor Hines joined Patricia Fara, Cailin O'Connor and chair Andrew Buskell on the panel to discuss the under-representation of women in science at the London School of Economics.
CamBABS is up and running and looking for healthy volunteers!
The team at the Cambridge Brain and Behaviour Study are looking for volunteers to help with research into hormone exposure in the womb and its effect on brain structure and behaviour as an adult. You will even get a picture of your brain!
GDRC's Tim Kung publishes paper in JCPP suggesting no link between androgen and autistic traits
PhD candidate Tim Kung has been published in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry with a paper suggesting that there is no link between prenatal androgen exposure and autism.

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Listen to Debra Spencer on BBC Radio 4's 'Bringing Up Britain'

Jul 30, 2018

Dr Debra Spencer, Research Associate and Affiliated Lecturer in the GDRC, appeared in BBC Radio 4's 'Bringing Up Britain' programme, discussing aggression in children.

Jac Davis publishes blog post on LD4D 'Livestock data for decisions' web page

Jul 03, 2018

Jac Davis, PhD candidate in the GDRC, published a blog post on the Livestock data for decisions web page titled 'Integrating gender into livestock projects: How data can help'.

New publication on 'Sex differences in associations between spatial ability and corpus callosum morphology' published in Journal of Neuroscience Research

Jun 18, 2018

The GDRC's Dr Debra Spencer and Prof Melissa Hines have a paper published in the Journal of Neuroscience Research on 'Sex differences in associations between spatial ability and corpus callosum morphology'.

Ellen Robertson (PhD candidate) presents a talk as part of the SDP seminar series

May 30, 2018

Ellen Robertson, PhD candidate in the GDRC, presented a talk on her research 'Social representations of women who live as men in northern Albania' as part of the Social and Developmental Psychology seminar series.

PhD candidate Marta Beneda wins second prize in British Psychological Society poster competition

May 24, 2018

Marta Beneda, PhD candidate in the GDRC, attended the British Psychological Society's annual conference, 02-04 May 2018. She won second prize in the poster competition for her poster on 'Do infants prefer dolls of the same sex? Sex-typical toy preferences in Poland and in the UK'.

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