‘I came into safety by accident’
How did you get involved with psychology?
I was originally intending to study biology and possibly become a farmer like my father, but I really didn’t like all the rote learning that was involved in that study. I did a half subject experimental psychology at Cambridge and got very interested in it. So I did my final-year specialisation in experimental psychology. I did my student project with Richard Gregory. He was something of an inspiration. After Cambridge I went to