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Professor Catriona Morrison

Professor of Psychology

Faculty/Dept/School School of Social Sciences
(Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences)
Emailc.morrison2@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone +441274 234804

Biography

Catriona Morrison has an MA from the University of Glasgow and a DPhil from the University of York. She has lectured at Cardiff University, the Robert Gordon University, the University of Leeds and Heriot-Watt University. Her research specialisms are mainly in language and memory research, including language and memory development and issues relating to changes in cognition across the lifespan. Her current work on memory includes music and memory. In addition, she has interests in memory accuracy and super memory. She has published on diverse topics including internet addiction and depression and online trolling. She is a former Secretary and Chair of the British Psychological Society (BPS) Cognitive Section, a former Chair of the BPS Education and Public Engagement Board, and a former Trustee of the Society. She currently works with the BPS on the accreditation of undergraduate Psychology programmes.

Catriona has acted as Head of Department, Programme Leader for the MSc Conversion programme, and Progamme Leader for the MSc in the Psychology of Health and Wellbeing. She is currently Director of Undergraduate Studies for Social Sciences.

Research

Current Projects Current work on memory includes music and memory, and, along with colleagues at City University in London, has collated a large database of memories of The Beatles. Current Projects Current work on memory includes music and memory, and, along with colleagues at City University in London, has collated a large database of memories of The Beatles.