Salvesen Mindroom Research Centre


Meet our core team here. Find out more about the brilliant people we are lucky to work with both in the SMRC - Research Fellows and PhD students - and throughout the University and beyond - Collaborators - by clicking on the links to the left.


Sue Fletcher-Watson

Professor Sue Fletcher-Watson

Director of the Salvesen Mindroom Research Centre

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Sue is a developmental pschologist and Professor of developmental psychology. She became Director of the Centre in 2019. Sue is interested in how children develop and learn, and in particular in cases where this follows an unusual trajectory. In her own research Sue has a particular focus on Autism. 

Sue Davidson

Sue Davidson

Research Co-ordinator and Centre Manager

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Catherine Crompton

Dr Catherine Crompton

Principal Investigator

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Catherine is a neuropsychologist and Chancellor's Fellow. Her research explores the different ways that neurodivergent people communicate, and how this relates to wellbeing. She is particularly interested in peer support and community-based participatory research.