Mechanisms of social agency (BBSRC EASTBIO DTP)
Crystal Silver, currently finishing her final year at Abertay University, has been offered a 4-year BBSRC EASTBIO DTP* PhD studentship on the project “Mechanisms of social agency” (*East of Scotland BioScience Doctoral Training Partnership, theme WorldClass Underpinning Bioscience funded by UKRI BBSRC and the University of Aberdeen). She will be supervised by Bert Timmermans & Rama Chakravarthi.
A project summary can be found here. In short, she will be looking at experience of agency in gaze-based social interaction with humans and avatars, including EEG.