Dr. Simon Blackwell

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

Klinische Psychologie & Psychotherapie
Fakultät für Psychologie
Ruhr-Universität Bochum

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Kurzer Lebenslauf (wichtigste Stationen)

2015 – jetzt

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (Postdoctoral Researcher), Mental Health Research and Treatment Center, Faculty of Psychology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

2015 – 2016      

Junior Research Fellow, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

2012 – 2015

Investigator Scientist, Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK

2010 – 2012

Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

2008 – 2010

Clinical Psychologist, Psychological Services, Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, UK


Forschungsgebiet / Arbeitsbereic

Clinical Psychology, in particular clinical translational research – how we can best develop new psychological treatments derived from basic science?

Mental Imagery, in particular positive mental imagery, its role and functions in everyday life, and how it can be used to develop more effective treatments for disorders such as depression.



Running, classical music (playing and listening), brewing beer