Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology, Athena SWAN Lead
Dr. Keeley Abbott is a Lecturer in Social Psychology at Birmingham City University, where she teaches critical psychology, gender & sexualities, and qualitative research.
Deputy Head of Psychology Department, Research Director (Centre for Applied Psychology)
Dr Silvio Aldrovandi is a Lecturer in Psychology interested in the role of memory in judgment and decision-making. He completed a PhD in experimental psychology at City University London and then spent 3 years at the University of Warwick as a post-doctoral research fellow.
Level 4 Year tutor BSc Psychology
Dr Stacey Bedwell is a lecturer in Psychology. Her background is in neuroscience, and her main research interests are in the human prefrontal cortex and associated complex high order functions. Specific interests include complex prefrontal networks, decision making and planning behaviours.
Senior Lecturer in Social Psychology, Teaching, Learning and Quality Lead
After completing her BSc in psychology in 2006 at the University of Southampton, Elle Boag was awarded both the school of psychology prize and the BPS prize for best dissertation in the Wessex region. Subsequently, she continued onto an MSc in research methods in psychology which she completed in 2007.
Senior Research Fellow in Psychology
Dr Emma Bridger is an established researcher whose PhD and early post-doctoral work focused on cognitive electrophysiology. Since joining Birmingham City University in 2014, she has extended her published work to the behavioural sciences.
MSc Forensic Psychology Programme Director
Professor Michael Brookes OBE was formerly Director of Therapeutic Communities at HMP Grendon where for eleven years he was the clinical lead within this accredited therapeutic community prison. He was responsible for the effective delivery of therapy.
Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology, BLSS Faculty Ethics Chair
Kyle is an experimental psychologist with a primary focus on the role of health-related cognitions and biases in the appraisal of (pro and anti) health messages, produced by alcohol companies and the government respectively.
Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Deputy Course Director MSc Psychology
Dr Pelham Carter has been a lecturer at BCU since October 2015. He is currently the acting programme director for the GradDip in Psychology and the upcoming MSc in Psychology. He is also the module leader for Cognitive Psychology, and contribute to Cyberpsychology, Research Methods and cyber related content for the MSc Forensic...
Acting Head of Psychology Department, Associate Professor in Cognitive Psychology
Based in the Division of Psychology, Dr Amy Cook’s research focuses on poor comprehenders among children - children who show significant impairments in their reading comprehension despite having age-appropriate reading accuracy.
Course Director MSc Psychology, Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology
Before joining Birmingham City University, Dr Emily Coyne-Umfreville taught Psychology at Nottingham Trent University. Prior to this she worked as a research fellow at Nottingham Trent University on a project examining the use of personalised learning in the classroom through the use of ICT.