Prof. dr. Chris Dijkerman

Martinus J. Langeveldgebouw
Heidelberglaan 1
Kamer H.028
3584 CS Utrecht

Prof. dr. Chris Dijkerman

Experimental Psychology
+31 30 253 3395


I am a neuropsychologist working on sensory processing for perception and the guidance of action. After completing my PhD in London and Oxford on sensorimotor consequences of hemispherectomy, I worked at Frenchay Hospital in Bristol and at St. Andrews University, before moving to Utrecht University in 2000.
 My research is currently focused on:

Somatosensory function (touch, itch and pain),
Body representations
Peripersonal space
My teaching includes:

Coordinator of the MSc in Clinical Neurpsychology
Developmental Neuropsychology
Academic Professional Neuropsychology
MSc thesis en internschip supervision

Neuropsychologie van de perceptie
Inaugural lecture date