Dorothy Bishop is a Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology at the University of Oxford.
Her research is concerned with trying to understand the nature and causes of language impairments in children.
Dorothy Bishop is a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences, a Fellow of the British Academy, and a Fellow of the Royal Society. She has Honorary Doctorates from the Universities of Newcastle upon Tyne, Western Australia and Lund, Sweden. She holds a supernumerary fellowship at St John’s College, Oxford.