Paul is a behavioral neuroscientist interested in the brain areas necessary for memory and spatial cognition. His recent book, Why People Get Lost, provides an overview of what is known about how people and animals navigate, and what brain regions are critical for this ability.
Paul studied at The Ohio State University, and worked as a post-doctoral fellow at Dartmouth College and Boston University. He is currently a Reader in the School of Natural Sciences. A complete list of his publications can be found here.