Dr Tim Dalgleish

University Position
Programme Leader


I am broadly interested in affective neuroscience in relation to clinical depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). I am particularly interested in mental control and emotion regulation in these conditions and the psychological and neural substrates of these processes. For more details, please visit my home page"

Key Publications

A core component of psychological therapy causes adaptive changes in computational learning mechanisms.

Journal: Psychol Med
E-pub date: 1 Jan 2024
Authors: Q Dercon, SZ Mehrhof, TR Sandhu, C Hitchcock, RP Lawson, DA Pizzagalli, T Dalgleish, CL Nord

A transdiagnostic meta-analysis of acute augmentations to psychological therapy

Journal: Nat Ment Health
E-pub date: 1 Aug 2023
Authors: CL Nord, B Longley, Q Dercon, V Phillips, J Funk, S Gormley, R Knight, AJ Smith, T Dalgleish

Neural effects of antidepressant medication and psychological treatments: a quantitative synthesis across three meta-analyses.

Journal: Br J Psychiatry
E-pub date: 1 Oct 2021
Authors: CL Nord, LF Barrett, KA Lindquist, Y Ma, L Marwood, AB Satpute, T Dalgleish

Disrupted Dorsal Mid-Insula Activation During Interoception Across Psychiatric Disorders.

Journal: Am J Psychiatry
E-pub date: 1 Aug 2021
Authors: CL Nord, RP Lawson, T Dalgleish

A Causal Role for Gastric Rhythm in Human Disgust Avoidance.

Journal: Curr Biol
E-pub date: 8 Feb 2021
Authors: CL Nord, ES Dalmaijer, T Armstrong, K Baker, T Dalgleish


Hot metacognition: poorer metacognitive efficiency following acute but not traumatic stress

E-pub date: 1 Aug 2023
Authors: A Smith, J Bisby, Q Dercon, A Bevan, T Dalgleish, C Hitchcock, C Nord

Perceptual and conceptual processing of visual objects across the adult lifespan.

Journal: Sci Rep
E-pub date: 24 Sep 2019
Authors: R Bruffaerts, LK Tyler, M Shafto, KA Tsvetanov, Cambridge Centre for Ageing and Neuroscience, A Clarke

Examining the Shared and Unique Features of Self-Concept Content and Structure in Borderline Personality Disorder and Depression

Journal: Cognitive Therapy and Research
E-pub date: 15 Oct 2015
Authors: D Evans, T Dalgleish, RB Dudas, C Denman, M Howard, BD Dunn

Distinct aspects of frontal lobe structure mediate age-related differences in fluid intelligence and multitasking.

Journal: Nat Commun
E-pub date: 18 Dec 2014
Authors: RA Kievit, SW Davis, DJ Mitchell, JR Taylor, J Duncan, Cam-CAN Research Team, RNA Henson, Cam-CAN Research Team