School of Psychology

World-leading research and teaching

Professor David Williams

Professor of Developmental Psychology

Director of Research and Innovation

David Williams

Grants and Awards

Date Award Details Amount
2018-22 Development of childhood perfectionism: Early indicators and parental factors (Leverhulme Trust Research Grant; Co-I with Michael Forrester; PI = Joachim Stoeber) £298,259
2015-19 Leverhulme Trust: 'Imagining the self in fictional worlds: evidence from Autism Spectrum Disorder' (Co-l with Heather Ferguson) £225,482
2015-18 Metacognition and Mindreading: One system or two? (PI: ESRC grant) £322,536
2015-16 Comedy on the spectrum: Exploring humour production in adolescents with autism (Co-I: British Academy Small Research Grant) £7,849
2014-15 The Beacon Institute: Illuminating Arts and Science Research and Practice (Co-I: University of Kent 50th anniversary grant) £100,000
2011-12 Time-based and Event-based Prospective Memory in Autism: The Roles of Executive Function and Theory of Mind (PI: ESRC grant ES/HO47247/1) £98,895
2009-11 Exploring inner speech and cognitive inflexibility in autism (PI: City University London Independent Research Fellowship)
2007-08 Novel approaches to the study of self-awareness, with special reference to inner speech (PI: ESRC Fellowship ES/F016638/1) £119,418





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