Professor Robin Banerjee

Head of the School of Psychology, University of Sussex

Professor Robin Banerjee is Head of the School of Psychology at the University of Sussex and also serves as the University Lead for Global Partnerships.  His research involves close collaborations with practitioners and policymakers in the areas of education and mental health.  He founded the Sussex Centre for Research on Kindness, an interdisciplinary research centre focused on illuminating the nature of kindness and its impacts on people and communities. Professor Banerjee recently led the world’s largest ever public science project on kindness, The Kindness Test, in partnership with the BBC.