Dr Jen Chesters is a cognitive neuroscientist and Speech and Language Therapist. She is interested in how brain stimulation and imaging techniques can be used to better support people with conditions affecting speech, language and communication.


Jen began investigating the effects of tDCS in adults developmental stuttering  in her doctoral research, supervised by Prof Kate Watkins and Dr Riikka Mottonen at the University of Oxford. She is continuing to work with people who stutter, as a post-doctoral researcher in Prof Kate Watkins’ team, using  a combination of tDCS, TMS, MRI and MEG approaches.

Dr Jen Chesters

Dr Jen Chesters will be speaking at the upcoming Brainbox Initiative Conference 2019.