Director: Professor Adam Ockelford

Music and special needs/abilities; Music and Autism; Cognition of musical structure; Aesthetics; Musical meaning.

Deputy Director: Dr Arielle Bonneville-Roussy

Musical performance and persistence in higher education; Musical career paths; Motivation and self-regulation in music; Developmental psychology of music.


Dr Alastair Greig

Composition and Music Theory; Primary Music Education; Using contemporary music in schools. 

Professor David Hargreaves 

David Hargreaves is Emeritus Professor at Roehampton University. His books, in psychology, education, and music have been translated into 15 languages. He has appeared on BBC TV and radio as a jazz pianist and composer.