Centre for Behaviour and Evolution

Staff Profile

Professor Christopher Petkov

Professor in Comparative Neuropsychology


Laboratory of Comparative Neuropsychology

Our research uses advanced imaging and neurophysiological methods to study neuronal mechanisms and systems for perception, cognition and communication. Our work informs and is responsive to clinical research with neurosurgery and neurology patients via collaboration with clinical teams in the UK and US. Please see lab website for more information www.staff.ncl.ac.uk/lcnncl

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Please see the lab webpage or publications list for details.


I teach to medical, biomedical science, animal behaviour and psychology undergraduate and post-graduate students on a range of topics including perception, cognition, neuropsychology and brain disorders. My lab supports research project students (undergraduate 3rd year projecs, Masters and PhD students).