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Giles Story

Giles Story

g [dot] story [at] ucl [dot] ac [dot] uk

Short CV

Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2016
PhD in Behavioural Neuroscience, 2015, Imperial College London
MB BChir, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine
MA Neurophysiology, University of Cambridge

Research Interests

  • Understanding psychological processes underlying impulsive behaviour and social decision-making
  • Developing models of impulsivity and impaired social cognition in mental disorders
  • Computational analysis of behaviour, physiological measurements, fMRI and pharmacological manipulations

Selected Publications

Iigaya, K., Story, G. W., Kurth-Nelson, Z., Dolan, R. J., & Dayan, P. (2016). The modulation of savouring by prediction error and its effects on choice. ELife, 5, e13747.

Story, G. W., Moutoussis, M., & Dolan, R. J. (2015). A computational analysis of aberrant delay discounting in psychiatric disorders. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 1948. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01948

Story, G. W., Vlaev, I., Metcalfe, R. D., Crockett, M. J., Kurth-Nelson, Z., Darzi, A., & Dolan, R. J. (2015). Social redistribution of pain and money. Scientific Reports, 5, 15389. doi:10.1038/srep15389

Crockett, M. J., Siegel, J. Z., Kurth-Nelson, Z., Ousdal. O. T., Story. G. W., Frieband, C., Grosse-Rueskamp, J. M., Dayan, P, Dolan, R. J. (2015). Dissociable effects of serotonin and dopamine on the valuation of pain in moral decision making. Current Biology, 25(14), 1852-1859.

Story, G. W., Vlaev, I., Seymour, B., Darzi, A., & Dolan, R. J. (2014). Does temporal discounting explain unhealthy behavior? A systematic review and reinforcement learning perspective. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8, 76. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2014.00076

Story, G. W., Vlaev, I., Seymour, B., Winston, J. S., Darzi, A., & Dolan, R. J. (2013). Dread and the disvalue of future pain. PLoS Computational Biology, 9(11), e1003335. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003335 

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