School of Psychology

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Dr Sarah King

Post:Reader in Behavioural Neuroscience (Psychology)
Other posts:Director of Doctoral Studies (School of Psychology)
 Lecturer In Behavioural Neuroscience (Dementia Research Group)
Location:CRPC 5.20

Telephone numbers
UK:01273 873190
International:+44 1273 873190

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Sarah is a molecular neuroscientist in the Biological and Clinical Neuroscience group in the School of Psychology and a member of Sussex Neuroscience. She obtained her BSc in Biology at the University of Bristol, followed by an MSc in Molecular Genetics and a PhD in Neuroscience at the University of Sussex.  Sarah then went to Yale University where she worked as a postdoctoral associate in the Molecular Psychiatry Department for 7 years, before returning to a lecturership at Sussex. She was promoted to Reader in 2014. 


Reader in Behavioural Neuroscience

Director of Doctoral Studies 

Member of Senate

Member of Academic Promotions Board (Science)