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Professor Jacqueline Akhurst
Professor, Psychology
  • Community psychology
  • Psychology learning in higher education
  • Career psychology
  • Professional development of psychologists and counsellors
  • Counselling psychology

Beth Bell
Lecturer, Psychology
  • Adolescent Development
  • Body Image and Eating Behaviour
  • Psychology of Media and Technology
  • Materialism and Celebrity
  • Behaviour Change

Dr Natalie Butcher
Lecturer, Psychology
  • Face processing
  • Face recognition/identification

Matthew Coxon
Senior Lecturer, Psychology
  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Remembering and Human Memory
  • Psychological Aspects of Virtual Reality

Frances Dodd
Head of Programme, Inter Disciplinary CPD
  • Occupational psychology
  • Personnel selection
  • Management development
  • Stress management
  • Motivation 

Dr Lynne Gabriel
Reader in Counselling
  • Relational ethics
  • Research ethics
  • Eating disorders
  • Domestic violence
  • Bereavement

Dr Stephen Gibson
Associate Professor, Psychology
  • Social psychology
  • Citizenship
  • National identity
  • Dis/obedience
  • Qualitative research methods 

Dr Graham Hamilton
Senior Lecturer, Psychology
  • Psychology of the visual system
  • Psychology and poetry
  • Psychology and romanticism

Dr Lorna Hamilton
Lecturer, Psychology
  • Language and Literacy Development in Children
  • Developmental Disorders Affecting Language and Cognition, Especially Dyslexia and Specific Language Impairment
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Quantitative Research Methods and Statistics

Dr Anna Macklin
Senior Lecturer, Psychology
  • Child development
  • Forensic psychology 

Natalie Noret
Head of Programme, Psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Child development
  • Bullying
  • Cyberbullying
  • E-safety 

Dr Rob Sanders
Head of Programme, Psychology & Sport
  • Schizophrenia

Dr Zahra Tizro
Lecturer, Psychology
  • Domestic violence
  • Psychosocial aspects of health
  • Sexual violence
  • Forced marriage
  • Honour killing
  • War zone violence against women