Psychology at Oxford Brookes has a thriving community of research active staff and research scholars. Our research spans three broad areas: Developmental Psychology, Cognition & Cognitive Neuroscience and Applied Social & Health Psychology.
We attract significant funding awards from various sources including industry, the Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC), Technology Strategy Board, and the Leverhulme Trust. We work with health and education professionals as well as partners in industry to develop knowledge and understanding that informs policy and improves people’s lives.
The quality and impact of our research has been reflected in the UK government’s latest Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), where the majority of our research was judged to be world leading or of international standing.