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Kirstie Turner

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Kirstie Turner

Lecturer, Psychology

Kirstie is a psychology lecturer and module leader at UCO. She has particular interests in biopsychology, quantitative research methods using EEG and eye tracking methods. Before teaching at UCO, Kirstie worked in nursing for several years. This was followed by her being self-employed for 10 years before becoming an expert statistician for a utility company.

Kirstie is currently working towards a teaching qualification.



Current projects and interests

Using the electroencephalograph to develop psychometric measures of psychological attributes.
Neural activation and pornography.
Neural activation and weapon focus.
Family violence.
Eye tracking and weapon focus.
Real verses fantasy violence in the media.
The effects of cyberbullying.



PhD (completed) We are what we see? Aggression and neurological activation towards affective imagery. University of Huddersfield

BSc (Hons) Psychology (First Class), Huddersfield University

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