Psychology Staff

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  • Anthony Gifford

    Assistant Lecturer

    Anthony is an assistant lecturer, teaching across a variety of modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. He is currently finishing his PhD, where he is exploring the psychosocial influences on the decision to take pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention, amongst MSM in the UK. He has a broad interest in...

  • Julia Gillies-Wilkes

    Assistant Lecturer

    Julia  Gillies-Wilkes is an accredited psychotherapist working in private practice.

  • Dr Laura Hammond

    Professor in Investigative Psychology

    Dr Laura Hammond  has always been fascinated by crime; why and how people become involved in crime, and how society can effectively tackle crime.

  • Dr Emily Harrison

    Senior Lecturer in Psychology

    Emily is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology with a specialism in Child Development and Education. Emily’s research expertise lies within the area of childhood literacy development, and her doctoral thesis was entitled “Evaluating the potential of a speech rhythm-based reading intervention”, which involved designing, developing,...

  • Ruzina Hasan

    Lecturer in Psychology

    Ruzina is an Integrative Psychotherapist who has worked closely with schools, charities, and various communities in raising awareness and setting up workshops to make counselling more accessible and inclusive. Ruzina is passionate about teaching on the Psychology and Counselling program. She views counselling training as a...

  • Dr Angela Hewett

    Senior Lecturer in Health Psychology

    Angela is a Senior Lecturer in Health Psychology. She has worked in both Public Health and Health Psychology academically in the UK, and in practice as a Health Promotion Coordinator in Canada. She has a wealth of experience in engaging stakeholders in healthcare services evaluation, health promotion, and local decision-making...

  • Katie Hitchinson

    Lecturer in Counselling

    Katie is a Lecturer in Counselling, teaching on the MSc Counselling Children and Young People course. Katie has experience with working in a range of educational settings, charities and a specialist hospital with children and young people with additional needs. These experiences encouraged Katie to pursue a career in supporting...

  • Dr Misba Hussain

    Lecturer in Psychology

    Misba Hussain began her journey at Birmingham City University by studying a BSc (Hons) in Psychology. After graduating, she progressed onto working towards her PhD. Misba’s PhD is related to obesity, and she is currently conducting several experiments on promoting healthier eating behaviours.

  • Dr Iris-Anda Ilies


    Iris-Anda Ilies graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Psychology at Birmingham City University in 2017 and went on to study a PhD in Psychology. Iris’ PhD is focusing on postnatal depressive symptoms and the use of social media as a parenting support tool, and she is currently in the write-up stage of her thesis.

  • Sophie Jackson

    Psychology Lecturer

    Sophie is a developmental psychologist with an interest in language and cognitive development and the interplay between the two. Sophie joined Birmingham City University as a Psychology Lecturer in May 2022. Sophie is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and has taught in HE since 2015. Prior to joining BCU Sophie has...

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