Organization profile

Organisation profile

Our Department is world-renowned for its excellence in both teaching and research. We have over 40 academic staff, over 100 postgraduates, and 500 undergraduates.  One of our key strengths is our expertise in a broad spectrum of topics in psychology, with people who work together across the traditional boundaries.


We have a distinctive research profile and a long-standing record of cutting-edge, theoretically-informed research in applied aspects of psychology.

We organise a series of seminars during term time.

Our research themes are:

The results of REF 2014 confirm the excellence of the research carried out at Bath.

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    Walton, E.

    EU - Horizon 2020


    Project: EU Commission

    Abdominal Pain in Emergency Medicine - RCF application

    Daniels, J.

    North Bristol NHS Trust


    Project: Central government, health and local authorities

    Research Output

    A cross-cultural exploration of children's perceptions of wellbeing: Understanding protective and risk factors

    Sabolova, K., Birdsey, N., Stuart-Hamilton, I. & Cousins, A. L., 1 Mar 2020, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 110, 104771.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    A cross-disorder MR-pheWAS of 5 major psychiatric disorders in UK Biobank

    Leppert, B., Millard, L. AC., Riglin, L., Smith, G. D., Thapar, A., Tilling, K., Walton, E. & Stergiakouli, E., 12 Feb 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Plos Genetics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access


    Dataset for 'How smart do smart meters need to be?'

    Mogles, N. (Creator), Walker, I. (Creator), Ramallo Gonzalez, A. (Creator), Lee, J. (Creator), Natarajan, S. (Creator), Padget, J. (Creator), Gabe-Thomas, E. (Creator), Hyniewska, S. (Creator), Lovett, T. (Creator), Ren, G. (Creator), O'Neill, E. (Creator), Hourizi, R. (Creator), Coley, D. (Creator), University of Bath, 1 Oct 2016


    Energy behaviour change model validation

    Mogles, N. (Creator), Thomas, E. (Creator), University of Bath, 18 Dec 2017


    Student theses

    A Cross-cultural Study of Psychosocial Factors Influencing Young Peoples' Intended Non-condom Use

    Author: Charikleia-Maria, P., 2006

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


    A fluid power application of alternative robust control strategies

    Author: Pannett, R., 16 Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Keogh, E. (Supervisor) & Tilley, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


    After the Fire: Post Traumatic Growth in Recovery from Addictions

    Author: Hewitt, A. J., 1 Apr 2007

    Supervisor: Velleman, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD