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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Anxiety Medicine & Life Sciences
Cognitive Therapy Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Emotions Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Cues Medicine & Life Sciences
Aptitude Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1998 2024

Research Output 1979 2020

The Impact of Different Human-Machine Interface Feedback Modalities on Older Participants’ User Experience of CAVs in a Simulator Environment

Eimontaite, I., Voinescu, A., Alford, C., Caleb-Solly, P. & Morgan, P., 1 Jan 2020, Advances in Human Factors of Transportation - Proceedings of the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Human Factors in Transportation. Stanton, N. (ed.). Springer Verlag, p. 120-132 13 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 964).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Downloads (Pure)

(Un)spoken realities of living with axial spondyloarthritis: a qualitative study focused on couple experiences

Raybone, K., Family, H., Sengupta, R. & Jordan, A., 3 Jul 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 7, p. 1-8 8 p., e025261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Abusers: Husbands, Boyfriends and Former Sexual Partners

Da Silva Nascimento, B., Jun 2019, Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science. Shackelford, T. K. & Weekes-Shackelford, V. A. (eds.). Springer, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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