We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Durham University



Professor Marko Nardini

Personal web page

Professor in the Department of Psychology
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43255
Room number: L71

(email at


I work on perceptual and cognitive learning and development. See my webpage for more info and current research.

Research Interests

  • Visual and multisensory perception
  • Perceptual development
  • Cognitive development


Research Groups

Selected Grants

  • 2017: PI, Leverhulme, "Learning to perceive and act under uncertainty", £258k
  • 2016: PI, ESRC, "Learning cue combination", £548k
  • 2012: PI, NIHR BRC for Ophthalmology and Special Trustees of Moorfields Eye Hospital, "Development of new tests for visual assessment of infants and children", £148k
  • 2012: PI, NIHR BRC for Ophthalmology and UCL, "New quantitative methods to assess locomotion and navigation in patients with visual impairments", £64k
  • 2011: PI, ESRC, "Economics of perceptual and motor decisions in childhood", £398k
  • 2011: PI, Fight For Sight, "Understanding the developmental course of retinal dystrophies: from genes to behaviour", £168k
  • 2011: PI, Special Trustees of Moorfields Eye Hospital and UCL, "New infant vision tests for studying disease mechanisms in inherited retinal dystrophies", £81k
  • 2010: PI, James S. McDonnell Foundation, Scholar Award, "Development of Human Spatial Cognition", $600k
  • 2008: co-I, ESRC, "Learning to combine sense and experience for optimal perceptual judgements", £396k
  • 2007: co-I, ESRC, "Young children’s use of visual landmarks: view matching or cognitive mapping?", £97k
  • 2006: co-I, ESRC, "Perception/action interactions in children's spatial representations", £80k

Contact Us

Ask us online