Department of Psychology

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The Department of Psychology also emphasises the integral role of high quality research in moving the discipline forward.  We are proud to be a high quality teaching led, research active Department that encompass a diverse portfolio of expertise. The Department is home to the Centre for Applied Psychological Research. 

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Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Crime Medicine & Life Sciences
offender Social Sciences
Interviews Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisoners Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisons Medicine & Life Sciences
Homicide Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2019

A Comparison of Online and Offline Grooming Characteristics: An application of The Victim Roles Model

Ioannou, M., Synnott, J., Reynolds, A. & Pearson, J., Aug 2018, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 85, p. 291-297 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Adult report of childhood imaginary companions and adversity relates to concurrent prodromal psychosis symptoms

Davis, P., Webster, L., Fernyhough, C., Ralston, K., Kola-Palmer, S. & Stain, H., 20 Nov 2018, In : Psychiatry Research. 271, p. 150-152 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Prodromal Symptoms
Psychotic Disorders
Dissociative Disorders

A Geographical Analysis of German Serial Killers

Synnott, J., Bakker, M., Ioannou, M. & Canter, D., 26 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) Journal of Investigative Psychology and Offender Profiling.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

choice of location

Projects 2016 2021

Justice in the aftermath of sexual assault

Wager, N.


Project: ResearchResearch Council

Activities 1990 2018

Frontiers in Psychology (Journal)

Chris Street (Reviewer)
18 May 201818 Sep 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial work

A Study Investigating the Landscape of Sport, Health and Fitness and its Impact of Society

Alexander Bridger (Examiner)
8 May 2018

Activity: Examination typesExamination

Walking In Between the Margins: A Psychogeographical Study with LGBTQ People in the Kirklees Area

Alexander Bridger (Speaker)
7 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation