Fear of brilliance

Recorded at the inaugural ADAPT to Thrive, 8th May 2018.

Uta is Emeritus Professor of Cognitive Development at UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience since 2006. She has been a Visiting Professor at the University of Aarhus at the Interacting Minds Centre from 2007 to 2015. She was also a Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies at the Central European University in Budapest (February – June 2014). From 1998 to 2008 she was Deputy Director of the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, and was a member of two MRC Units affiliated to UCL, The MRC Developmental Psychology Unit (1968-1982) and the MRC Cognitive Development Unit (1982-1998)

In this talk Uta talks about bouncing back from being rejected from a lectureship position and how she has faced down imposter syndrome in her career.