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Dr David George

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications

  • PhD (Cardiff University)

Summary

David George is a senior lecturer in psychology who joined the University in January 2011.

He was previously a Royal Society University Research Fellow at Cardiff University and held the position of Visiting Research Fellow at UNSW Sydney in Australia from 2010 to 2017.

Undergraduate

Brain and behaviour 2

Clinical applications of learning theory

Neuroscience techniques

Final year research project

Postgraduate

Basic mechanisms of associative and perceptual learning

The interaction between learning and perception

Cognition and perception in dogs

Journal Article

Effects of short-term temperature change in the innocuous range on histaminergic and non-histaminergic acute itch

Lewis, Z., George, D. N., Cowdell, F., & Holle, H. (2019). Effects of short-term temperature change in the innocuous range on histaminergic and non-histaminergic acute itch. Acta dermato-venereologica, 99(2), 188-195. https://doi.org/10.2340/00015555-3077

More evidence that less is better: Sub-optimal choice in dogs

Chase, R. J., & George, D. N. (2018). More evidence that less is better: Sub-optimal choice in dogs. Learning and Behavior, 46(4), 462-471. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13420-018-0326-1

Stimulus similarity affects patterning discrimination learning.

George, D. N. (2018). Stimulus similarity affects patterning discrimination learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, 44(2), 128-148. https://doi.org/10.1037/xan0000164

Placebo Analgesia From a Rubber Hand

Coleshill, M. J., George, D. N., & Mazzoni, G. (2017). Placebo Analgesia From a Rubber Hand. Journal of Pain, 18(9), 1067-1077. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpain.2017.04.004

Learning: a very short introduction

George, D. (2017). Learning: a very short introduction. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 70(2), 346-347. https://doi.org/10.1080/17470218.2016.1220606

Research interests

Basic mechanisms of associative and perceptual learning

The interaction between learning and perception

Cognition and perception in dogs