Photo credit - The Open University On 2nd November 2022, the Forensic Cognition Research Group (FCRG) held a successful hybrid research seminar. Having maintained a regular programme of research seminars online during social distancing restrictions, the event was a welcome return to the format of our pre-pandemic research meetings in London, with the added option… Continue reading Psychology in Applied Contexts – an FCRG Event at the OPRC
Dr Parisa Dashitpour joins the School as a lecturer in psychology. We asked her about her work. Photo credit: Parisa Dashitpour What are your academic/psychology interests? My interests could probably be presented as falling into three different (but related) areas. One area of interest is the exploration of psychological issues at work and in organizations… Continue reading Introducing a new lecturer in the School of Psychology & Counselling
Dr Stacey Heath joins the School as a lecturer in psychology. We asked her about her work. Photo credit: Stacey Heath What are your academic/psychology interests? Having worked for local government and councils in an array of positions from working with the long term unemployed, opening jobs enterprise and training centres to working as a… Continue reading Introducing a new lecturer in the School of Psychology & Counselling
Dr Felicitas Rost joins the School as a Lecturer in Psychology and Counselling. We asked her about her work. What are your academic/psychology interests? Currently, these include gaining a better understanding of phenomena, such as severe forms of depression, traumatic experiences, problematic violent and sexual behaviours, and couple relationships. I am also interested in the… Continue reading Introducing a new lecturer in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Dr Felicitas Rost
Psychology research includes a diverse range of topics, from teaching to terrorism and parenting to politics. A new collection of articles on OpenLearn explains some of the research projects that Open University psychology PhD students are currently studying. You can find the full collection of articles by clicking here or continue reading for a summary...… Continue reading Have you ever wondered what psychologists do?