Dr Richard Wilkie

Dr Richard Wilkie

Associate Professor

+44(0)113 343 6681

Summary: Richard Wilkie researches Perception, Action & Cognition (eg investigating locomotor control by simulating self-motion using virtual environments).

Location: Room G.05 (Psychology Link Building)

Teaching Commitments: PSYC2509: Advanced Cognitive Psychology - Perception and Action PSYC3409: Intercalated Programme: Advanced Cognitive Psychology - Perception and Action PSYC3505: The Spatial World PSYC3520: Major Project PSYC2522: Research Skills 3


Richard Wilkie has a BSc in Psychology and Computer Science from the University of Reading, where he also gained his PhD within the Action Research Laboratories. He came to U.Leeds in 2005 and established the Perception, Action and Cognition Lab and has managed the installation of a new suite of SRIF funded neurophysiology labs within the School of Psychology. His research interests fall predominantly within the Nervous system and its disorders and the Successful Ageing Grand challenges areas.