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Dr Rachel Grenfell-Essam

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

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Dr Rachel Grenfell-Essam

School of Social Sciences and Humanities


Dr Rachel Grenfell-Essam is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Suffolk, having joined the team in August 2017. Rachel also acts as the BPS liaison for the University and is the Executive editor for the Journal of Suffolk Student Research. Rachel was awarded Fellow status of the HEA in July 2014, and is also a chartered member of the BPS. Before joining the University of Suffolk, Rachel has previously worked as a Lecturer at the University of Essex and Loughborough University. Rachel completed a BSc in Psychology at University of Essex for which she was awarded the highest mark in second year statistics (A.T. Welford Memorial Prize). She was awarded a 1+3 ESRC competitive scholarship to fund her Masters and PhD. She completed a Masters in Research Methods in Psychology for which she was awarded a prize for the highest dissertation mark, and a PhD in Psychology at the University of Essex under the supervision of Professor Geoff Ward.