School of Psychology

World-leading research and teaching

Dr Afroditi Pina

Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology
Chair of the University Harassment Contact Network
Staff Equality Representative
Enterprise Co-ordinator

PG students

Current research students

1st supervisor

  • Ben Saunders (Private funding): TBA
  • Phoebe Smith (Self-funding): Creatively exploring the implicit component of implicit theories
  • Kayleigh Parratt (University of Kent 50th Anniversary Research Scholarship): Rape myths, and victim and perpetrator empathy: An analysis of situational, personal and professional characteristics on perceptions of rape within the Police Service

2nd supervisor

  • Ariel Petrakovich (Private funding): TBA
  • Anita Ruddle (School of Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistantship): The development and validation of a domestic violence proclivity scale

Recent research students

  • Dr Arielle Sagrillo Scarpati (2018) (CAPES Foundation): The role of culture and morality on men’s acceptance of sexual aggression myths and perpetration of rape in Brazil and the United Kingdom
  • Dr Tom Page (2015): Sexual harassment: Investigating the role of social-cognitive mechanisms and group-based emotions




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Last Updated: 02/05/2018