Research staff

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  • Dr Keeley Abbott

    Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology, Athena SWAN Lead

    Dr Keeley Abbott  career to date has been characterised by an interest and awareness around issues related to equality, diversity and inclusivity. This is based on her research focus related to sexualities, sexual health and sex education.

  • Dr Silvio Aldrovandi

    Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Research Director (Centre for Applied Psychological research)

    Dr Silvio Aldrovandi graduated in Psychology at the University of Bologna (Italy). Prior to joining the Department of Psychology at Birmingham City University in 2013, Dr Aldrovandi completed a PhD in experimental psychology at City University London and then spent three years at the University of Warwick as a post-doctoral...

  • Dr Emma Bridger

    Senior Research Fellow in Psychology

    Emma is an established cognitive researcher with extensive publications in the use of electrophysiology to inform models of long-term memory.

  • Dr Pelham Carter

    Senior Lecturer in Psychology

    Pelham  was drawn to Psychology initially by his interest in animal behavior, then followed maze experiments and finally using virtual environments to explore human behavior.

  • Dr Amy Cook

    Head of Psychology Department

    Dr  Amy Cook's research interest is  closely aligned to teaching and practice and is focused on the student experience including learning and wellbeing.

  • Dr Emily Coyne-Umfreville

    Deputy Head of Psychology, Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology

    Emily is a Senior Lecturer in Developmental and Educational Psychology. Emily’s doctoral thesis was entitled “Capturing Reading Strategies in Young children.”

  • Andrew Dixon

    Senior Lecturer in Sociology

    Andrew  Dixon  teaches at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the School of Social Sciences. He is presently the Erasmus (study abroad) tutor for the School.

  • Dr Sophie Drennan

    Lecturer in Psychology; Co-Course Director, MSc Psychology

    Dr Drennan is a biopsychologist who has a particular interest in the nature of stress and how physiological processes impact individual emotions, cognitions and subsequent coping strategies.

  • Dr Richard Fereday

    Lecturer in Psychology

    D r Richard Fereday  was motivated to become an academic as a means of explaining the diversity of human behaviour . To this end, he studied psychology in order to understand the mental processes that underlie overt behaviour .

  • Dr Olga Fotakopoulou

    Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology

    Olga is a developmental psychologist and is interested in human development from birth to adolescence with a special interest in socio-cognitive, emotional and pro-social development. She has worked as a researcher of children’s development since 2004 and as a counsellor in various educational and clinical settings.

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