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Our staff

Their experiences form an applied approach to teaching.

Prof. Ian Albery

Job title: Professor of Psychology; Director of Research and Enterprise for the School of Applied Sciences
Telephone: 020 7815 5856

Ian Albery is Professor of Psychology and Director of Research and Enterprise for the School of Applied Sciences.


James Binnie

Job title: Senior Lecturer; Course Director, BSc Psychological Counselling
Telephone: 020 7815 5430

James Binnie is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and Course Director of the BSc Psychological Counselling.


Dr Janice Brown

Job title: Associate Professor; Course Director, Undergraduate Psychology
Telephone: 020 7815 5789

Janice Brown is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Course Director of Undergraduate Psychology.


Dr Elisa Carrus

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5758

Elisa Carrus is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology.


Dr Claudia Civai

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5454

Claudia Civai is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology.


Prof. Lynne Dawkins

Job title: Professor of Nicotine and Tobacco Studies
Telephone: 020 7815 5422

Lynne Dawkins is a Professor of Nicotine and Tobacco Studies.


Dr Rachael Elward

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5429

Rachael Elward is a Lecturer in Psychology.


Prof. Daniel Frings

Job title: Professor of Social Psychology; Course Director, MSc in Addiction Psychology and Counselling
Telephone: 020 7815 5888

Daniel Frings is Professor of Social Psychology and Course Director of the MSc Addiction Psychology and Counselling.


Dr Catherine Kimber

Job title: Lecturer in Psychology
Telephone: 020 7815 5447

Dr Catherine Kimber currently teaches on courses at both BSc and MSc levels, BSc (Hons) Psychology (and pathways), BSc (Hons) Psychology with Criminology, BSc Psychological Counselling, MSc Addiction Psychology and Counselling. She is currently leading the MSc Theoretical Foundations of Addiction module, Research Methods 3 for the BSc level 5. She also teaches on the Research Methods 4 module, the Psychology of Addictive Behaviours at level 6 BSc, the Research Methods in Professional Practice for the MSc Psychology of Addiction and Counselling course.


Dr Daniel Kolubinski

Job title: Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5814

Dan Kolubinski is a Lecturer in Psychology.


Dr Elisa Lewis

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5857

Elisa Lewis is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology.


Jaimee Mallion

Job title: Lecturer in Psychology

Jaimee Mallion is a Lecturer in Psychology.


Dr Alex Marchant

Job title: Senior Lecturer; Course Director, MSc Psychology
Telephone: 020 7815 5435

Alex Marchant is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and Course Director of the MSc Psychology.


Nick McCubbin

Job title: Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5467

Nick McCubbin is a Lecturer in Psychology.


Prof. Antony Moss

Job title: Professor of Addictive Behaviour Science; Director of Education and Student Experience for the School of Applied Sciences
Telephone: 020 7815 5777

Antony Moss is Professor of Addictive Behaviour Science and Director of Education and Student Experience for the School of Applied Sciences.


Dr Elizabeth Newton

Job title: Associate Professor
Telephone: 020 7815 5889

Elizabeth Newton is an Associate Professor of Psychology.


Dr Preethi Premkumar

Job title: Senior Lecturer

Preethi Premkumar specialises in studying the biosocial vulnerability model of psychosis, notably schizotypy and family stress. She is the module leader for the Year 1 module, Introduction to Psychology.


Prof. Paula Reavey

Job title: Professor of Psychology and Mental Health; Course Director MSc Mental Health and Clinical Psychology
Telephone: 020 7815 6177

Paula Reavey is Professor of Psychology and Mental Health, and Course Director of the MSc Mental Health and Clinical Psychology.


Dr Nicola Rycroft

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 8047

Nicky Rycroft is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology.


Dr James Smith-Spark

Job title: Associate Professor; Head of Psychology
Telephone: 020 7815 5884

Jamie Smith-Spark is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Head of the Division of Psychology.


Prof. Marcantonio Spada

Job title: Professor of Addictive Behaviours and Mental Health; Course Director, MSc Addiction Psychology and Counselling
Telephone: 020 7815 5760

Marcantonio Spada is Professor of Addictive Behaviours and Mental Health, and Director of Student Recruitment for the School of Applied Sciences.


Dr Serra Tekin Eriksson

Job title: Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5894

Serra Tekin Eriksson is a Lecturer in Psychology.


Prof. Rachel Teodorini

Job title: Lecturer

Dr Rachel Teodorini is a Lecturer in Psychology. Her first degree was a BSc (Hons) in herbal medicine. Rachel has practiced herbal medicine since 2002. She later went on to study Psychology at LSBU. She graduated with a distinction, and she was offered a fee-waiver PhD in psychopharmacology. Her PhD focused on the off-prescription use of cognitive enhancing drugs. She also collaborated with other groups on different projects, publishing and presenting at international conferences. Before joining the Division, she worked as a Seminar Leader and lecturer, teaching topics such as neuropsychology, the biological basis of extreme emotion, pain, and critical thinking to undergraduate and master’s students. Her research and interests are focused on cognitive enhancement, learning and memory, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, psychoactive herbs, addiction, and dementia. She was also the Editor of the LSBU Division of Psychology Newsletter for over five years.


Dr Allan Tyler

Job title: Lecturer in Psychology
Telephone: 020 7815 5727

Dr Allan Tyler is a Lecturer in Psychology. He is Admissions Tutor and co-Academic Integrity Co-ordinator (Psychology). Allan specialises in qualitative research methods and liminal populations.


Dr Eleni Vangeli

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 5806

Eleni Vangeli is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology.


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