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Professor Chris Frith

PhD, FBA, FRS
Quondam Fellow since 2013
Emeritus Professor, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at University College London
Neils Bohr Visiting Professor, Aarhus of University, Denmark
Chris Frith completed his series of seminars on metacognition and is currently collaborating on writing an account of explicit metacognition and communication. He published articles on volition, on the we-mode, and on schizophrenia, and gave lectures at The Pontifical Academy of Sciences, at the Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, and at Harvard University.
Professor Chris Frith
  • Background

    • Quondam Fellow, All Souls College (from 2013)
    • Two-Year Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford (from 2011 to 2013)
    • Visiting Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford (from 2005 to 2006)
    • Wellcome Principal Research Fellow, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London (from 1994 to 2007)
    • MRC Cyclotron Unit, Hammersmith Hospital (from 1992 to 1994)
    • MRC Scientific Staff, Division of Psychiatry, Clinical Research Centre, Northwick Park Hospital (from 1975 to 1992)
    • Research Assistant, Institute of Psychiatry, London University (from 1965 to 1975)
    • Postgraduate, Institute of Psychiatry, London University (from 1965 to 1969)
    • Undergraduate, University of Cambridge (from 1960 to 1963)
  • Other professional memberships and roles

    • Honorary Fellow, British Science Association (from 2010)
    • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (from 2001)
    • Member, Academia Europaea (from 1999)
    • Fellow, Academy of Medical Sciences (from 1999)
  • Research awards and grants

    • Interacting minds: a biological basis.
      Lundbeck Foundation, Project Grant (from 2010 to 2013).
    • Mechanisms of social interaction.
      Danish National Research Foundation Niels Bohr Visiting Professorship at the Aarhus of University (from 2007 to 2011).
    • Wellcome Principal Research Fellowship Renewal and Programme Grant (from 2004 to 2007).