I am Professor of Experimental Brain Research at Trinity College Dublin and a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator

I explore brain systems supporting learning, memory, and cognition, and brain systems affected by stress and depression. I also explore applying brain science in business and organisations.

I have published >120 papers and edited 3 books.

My single-authored books:

In Praise of Walking‘ (Bodley Head/Vintage/PenguinRandomHouse, & widely in translation: more details here)

A Brain for Business: A Brain for Life‘ (Palgrave)

Why Torture Doesn’t Work: The Neuroscience of Interrogation’   (Harvard)