Lecturer of Psychology, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Dr Clare Glennan is a Lecturer within the Department of Applied Psychology. At Undergraduate level her main teaching responsibilities are in areas related to Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Positive Psychology and Research and Statistics. Clare also teaches on the Foundation leading to BSc Social Sciences. She is a qualitative researcher with expertise in Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) and Visual methods.

Clare’s research interests lie in the areas of mature student engagement and well-being. She is committed to widening access and has recently developed an accredited module: Introduction to Psychology which she currently delivers in various Communities First Wales areas.

Clare is also working with Jenny Mercer and Deborah Clayton to explore healthy ageing and the role of socially engaging leisure activities.


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    Lecturer of Psychology, Cardiff Metropolitan University