Music Perception and Cognition Group

Queen Mary, University of London

PhD Studentships

Prospective PhD students interested in doing research on music perception and cognition should contact Marcus Pearce in the first instance including a CV and a brief description of their research interests. Funding for doctoral research is periodically available and will be announced here and on and other relevant mailing lists.

Doctoral students following or applying for the PhD Programme in Media and Arts Technology are also welcome to join the Music Cognition Lab for their doctoral research.

Research Fellowships

We welcome applications for post-doctoral research within the lab. Some relevant fellowship schemes can be found here.

MSc Research

Students on several MSc programmes at Queeen Mary, University of London may do their summer research projects on Music Perception and Cognition, supervised by members of the lab including:


Internships are available periodically for particular research projects.