Research in the Department of Psychology has never been more vital and exciting. The work we do is valued by our collaborators and funders and is having a positive impact on people’s lives, both nationally and internationally. Our growing research profile and confident outlook is reflected in our enhanced status within the University of Huddersfield. The department now has two research centres, 35 members of academic staff supported by three dedicated psychology technicians and in the last five years has achieved a rapid growth in the number of postgraduate students at both masters and doctoral level. Psychologists are active researchers and research leaders with productive links across the University and fruitful collaborations with both national and international partners.
The research conducted within this area covers: