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Information for Visitors

We are located at the Whiteknights Campus of the University of Reading in Psychology building (see the map above). Maps and directions can be found here. You can also download more specific bus maps/directions to our department from this link.

Information for Prospective Students and Postdocs

We are looking for motivated students (both in MSc and Ph. D. programs) and postdocs who are interested in learning more about human motivation. Students who are interested in research methodology are welcome, as our lab employs several different methodologies (e.g., behavioural experiments, advanced statistical analysis, neuroimaging, etc.). If you would like to join in our lab, please email Kou Murayama (with your CV) to discuss the possibility.

Information for Undergraduate Research Assistants

If you are interested in gaining research experience by volunteering in our lab, please contact Kou Murayama for more information.

Contact Address

Kou Murayama
Department of Psychology, University of Reading
Earley Gate, Whiteknights
Reading RG6 6AL, UK
Tel: +44-(0)118-378-5558
Fax: +44-(0)118-378-6715
Email: k.murayama [at]