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Research interests

Evolutionary theories of partner choice

Victim blaming and rape myths

Prevalence of harmful sexual behaviours 


Amy is a lecturer in the Department of Psychology. Her research follows two strands: the evolutionary mechanisms behind partner choice, and victim blaming in sexual assault cases. 

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, Facial composition, body language, and interpersonal judgements: individual differences in partner choice, Northumbria University

1 Oct 201630 Sept 2019

Award Date: 14 Nov 2019

Psychology, MRes

30 Jun 201531 Dec 2099

Award Date: 30 Jun 2015

Other Courses, BSc (Hons), Jury decison making: Are rape myths transferable to "low-level" sexual assault?, Sheffield Hallam University

1 Sept 201031 May 2014

Award Date: 1 Jul 2014


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