Kathleen Taylor is a neuroscientist and author.
She appears in the film The Lottery of Birth.
Kathleen Taylor works a research scientist in the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics at the University of Oxford. In July 2012 she was appointed as a Science Fellow of the Institute for Food, Brain and Behaviour. In 2003 she won first prize in both the THES/OUP Science Essay Competition and the THES Humanities and Social Sciences Writing Prize, showing her articulate nature and the accessibility of her research work. She continued on to author Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Control, which made it to the shortlist for the 2005 MIND “Book of the Year Award”. The book also appeared on the long list of the 2005 Aventis “Science Book Prize”, where it was described as containing “elegant and accessible prose”. Taylor’s most recent book The Brain Supremacy was published 25 October 2012.