Jo Cutler

Postdoctoral Research Associate

The University of Oxford

Jo is a Postdoc in the Social Decision Neuroscience Lab with Dr Patricia Lockwood at the University of Oxford. Her research uses techniques from neuroscience and physiology to understand prosocial decisions and charitable giving. Jo is interested in why people are prosocial, which situations make people more prosocial, and how prosocial decisions change across the lifespan.


  • Prosocial behaviour
  • fMRI
  • Psychophysiology


  • PhD in Psychology, 2019

    The University of Sussex

  • MSc in Cognitive Neuroscience, 2016

    The University of Sussex

  • BSc in Psychology, 2015

    The University of Leeds