Projects per year
Dr Jeff Gavin is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the Department of Psychology. As a Critical Social Psychologist, he has an established programme of research examining how identities are constructed and negotiated through online communication. He is particularly interested in internet dating, social media, and online support, stalking and revenge porn. His work involves both textual and visual analyses of online interactions, as well as the design and implementation of online support in collaboration with colleagues in Human-Computer-Interaction. Dr Gavin has engaged in consultancy work with Match.com in the UK and Japan, and had funding from the National Institute for Health Research and Alcohol Research UK.
- Self & identity online
- Online relationships, Social networking sites, and online support
- Research ethics online
online stalking & revenge porn
ethical issues in online research
Alcohol Marketing to Young People via Social Media: Implications for the Advertising Standards Code of Practice
1/01/15 → 30/09/17
Project: UK charity
Gavin, J. & Scott, A., 3 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research. 11, 4, p. 263-272 10 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile286 Downloads (Pure)
Hamshaw, R. J. T., Barnett, J., Gavin, J. & Lucas, J. S., 28 Jun 2019, In : Interactive Journal of Medical Research. 8, 2, e10812.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen Access
Shy Geek, Likes Music, Technology, and Gaming: An Examination of Autistic Males’ Online Dating ProﬁlesGavin, J., Rees-Evans, D. & Brosnan, M., 17 May 2019, In : Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. 22, 5, p. 344-348 5 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile26 Downloads (Pure)
Gavin, J., Rees-Evans, D., Duckett, A. & Brosnan, M., 1 Sep 2019, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 98, p. 189-195 7 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile49 Downloads (Pure)
Gavin, J. & Rodham, K., 2019, In : Deviant Behavior. 40, 12, p. 1596-1608 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile2 Citations (Scopus)1 Downloads (Pure)