Motor skill learning and memory; sequencing and timing; cortical and subcortical motor control; fMRI; TMS; EEG/MEG; electrophysiology; multivariate pattern analysis
For more details, please visit http://sites.google.com/site/kkornysheva/
Lecturer / Assistant Professor
Co-Director of the Bangor Imaging Centre
School of Psychology
Tel: +44 (0)1248 38 8214
Fax: +44 (0) 1248 38 2599
I specialize primarily on postgraduate teaching in:
- Systems and Cognitive Neuroscience
- Applied Neuroscience
- Motor learning and Control
I am organizer of the MSc module "Clinical and Applied Neuroscience - Theory" https://www.bangor.ac.uk/psychology/postgraduate-modules/PPP-4026
Currently, I supervise dissertation projects at both the Bachelor's, Master's and PhD level.
2017 Royal Society Research Grant, £15,000
2012 Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowship, £250,000
2007 Postgraduate scholarship of the Max Planck Society and the Young Academy at the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, 12,000 Euro
Self-funded and agency-funded projects: Dr. Katja Kornysheva welcomes informal enquiries from prospective PhD students interested in projects related to motor learning and control, action preparation, timing and sequencing. Please submit a draft research proposal (1-2 pages) to the above email address.
Peer review activity:
Journals: Nature Neuroscience, Nature Human Behaviour, Neuron, eLife, Journal of Neuroscience, PLOS Computational Biology, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, Journal of Neurophysiology, Experimental Brain Research, European Journal of Neuroscience, Current Opinion in Behavioural Sciences, Neuropsychologia, Nature Scientific Reports, Acta Psychologica, Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Annals of Neurology, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, Psychomusicology, Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, PLOS One.
Funding agencies: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), German Research Foundation (DFG), Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP)