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I am a social and health psychologist with particular interest and expertise in risk: public appreciation of risk, risk communication and risk management. Other research interests include the role of social connection in addressing loneliness and social isolation, social prescribing and the increasing integration of digital technology with our everyday lives. I am part of the Healthy Later Living Network at the University which includes a focus on all these areas - and many more.
Previous projects have explored public understandings of tree and plant pests and diseases, the challenges of eating out for people with food allergy and intolerance, fostering trust and empathy online, and policy engagement with new forms of data.
Willing to supervise doctoral students
Happy to consider supervision in any of my areas of research interest
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
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14/02/22 → 13/09/22
Project: Research council
1/09/21 → 31/08/22
Project: Research council
19/07/21 → 18/07/23
Project: Central government, health and local authorities
20/05/21 → 30/06/22
9/11/20 → 8/11/22
Project: UK industry
Lee, K., Gjersoe, N., O'Neill, S. & Barnett, J., 1 May 2020, In: Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews : Climate Change . 11, 3, e641.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review article › peer-reviewOpen Access17 Citations (SciVal)
Barnett, J., Vasileiou, K. & Lucas, J. S., 1 Feb 2020, In: Food Control. 108, 106858.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile5 Citations (SciVal)18 Downloads (Pure)
Ash dieback and other tree pests and pathogens: dispersed risk events and the Social Amplification of Risk FrameworkFellenor, J., Barnett, J., Potter, C., Urquhart, J., Mumford, J. D. & Quine, C. P., 2 Dec 2019, In: Journal of Risk Research. 22, 12, p. 1459-1478
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile4 Citations (SciVal)16 Downloads (Pure)
Vasileiou, K., Barnett, J., Barreto, M., Vines, J., Atkinson, M., Long, K., Bakewell, L., Lawson, S. & Wilson, M., 1 Mar 2019, In: Mental Health & Prevention. 13, p. 21-30 10 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile10 Citations (SciVal)135 Downloads (Pure)
Adolescents’ Representations of Climate Change: Exploring the Self-other Thema in a Focus Group StudyLee, K. & Barnett, J., 20 Jan 2022, In: Environmental Communication.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
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