PhD researcher investigating adolescent binge-drinking behaviour and memory blackouts. Research will be conducted in two phases which utilise different scientific methodologies. Firstly, through a widespread questionnaire designed to uncover attitudes towards drinking alcohol and the prevelance of memory blackouts within 15-19 year olds. Secondly, using EEG neuroimaging to assess the impact of memory blackouts on aspects of cognition.
Funding for this studentship has been generously awarded by The Faculty of Natural Sciences at The University of Stirling.