Psychology Research Seminars
Throughout the academic year, the Centre for Applied Psychology run open seminars for visiting lecturers to showcase their research.
Below, you'll find information on our next seminar, as well as information about upcoming and past events.
Check back regularly to find out more details about what the Psychology Research Seminar Series has in store.
7 February 2018
Laura Shand (University of Hull), in association with Athena SWAN
Precarity and Bias: Gendered experiences of the Early Career Academic in the UK University.
21 February 2018
Helen Jenkins (Birmingham City University)
The experiences of young people who stammer in education.
Aaisha Farooqi (Birmingham City University)
Investigating the effectiveness of the McGuire Programme for people who stammer.
7 March 2018
Professor Craig Jackson (Birmingham City University)
Using psychogeography to investigate the problems of hyper-gentrification and mass-displacement of workers in San Francisco.
21 March 2018
Dr Rebecca Semmens-Wheeler (Birmingham City University)
"It’s all smoke and mirrors, but I voted anyway”: Understanding Voter Decisions Behind ‘Brexit’.
11 April 2018
Dr Jeffery Wood (Birmingham City University)
An examination of the time course of the comprehension of contextualised conditionals.
27 September 2017
Dr Louise Bunce (Oxford Brookes University)
The emergence of the student consumer in higher education and its implications for learning and teaching
4 October 2017
Prof Joydeep Bhattacharya (Goldsmiths, University of London)
Creativity: Through Advanced Brain Mapping and Stimulation
18 October 2017
Dr Marie Poirier (City, University of London)
Knowledge effects on short-term memory for visual items: Do you remember what you see or what you know?
1 November 2017
Dr Silvio Aldrovandi (Birmingham City University)
Risk preferences: Domain and priming effects
15 November 2017
Dr Bastiaan Rutjens (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Evaluations of science and scientists
27 November 2017
Professor Martin Hagger (Curtin University, Western Australia)
Ego-depletion: Updates on replication and mechanisms, and implications for health behaviour
29 November 2017
Dr Elisa Lewis (London South Bank University)
A mixed methods study of mental health and wellbeing in different UK undergraduate student populations
13 December 2017
Professor Graham Braithwaite (Cranfield University)
The role of Human Factors in improving aviation safety