Professor John Mollon FRS

  • College positions:
    College Lecturer and Director of Studies in Psychological and Behavioural Sciences
  • University positions:
    Professor of Visual Neuroscience
  • Subjects: Psychological and Behavioural Sciences


BA Psychology and Philosophy (Oxon); DPhil Psychology (Oxon); DSc (Oxon)

Awards and prizes

  • Tillyer medal, Optical Society of America
  • Newton medal, The Colour Group of Great Britain
  • Verriest medal, International Colour Vision Society
  • Lord Crook medal, Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers

Research interests

Visual perception. Behavioural genetics. History of optics and of sensory theory.

Teaching interests

Psychology. Neuroscience.

Other interests

Antique furniture and antiquarian books.