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educator , psychologist

Nick Chater, British psychologist, educator. Recipient Cognitive award British Psychological Society, 1995, Spearman medal, 1997; senior research fellow British Telecom, 1998. Member Experimental Psychology Society (prize 1996).

Background

Chater, Nick was born on July 8, 1965 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. Son of Robert John Chater and Dorothy Evenden.

Education

Master of Arts, Trinity College, Cambridge, England, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Edinburgh University, Scotland, 1989.

Career

Lecturer in psychology University College London, 1989-1990, University Edinburgh, 1990-1994, University Oxford, 1994-1996. Professor of psychology University Warwick, Coventry, England, since 1996. Director Institute Applied Cognitive Science, since 2001.

Membership

Member Experimental Psychology Society (prize 1996).

Connections

Life partner Louie Fooks. Children: Maya Fooks, Caitlin Fooks.

father:
Robert John Chater

mother:
Dorothy Evenden

child:
Maya Fooks Chater

child:
Caitlin Fooks Chater