50th Anniversary Lecturer, Psychology, Lancaster University

David is a 50th Anniversary Lecturer in the Department of Psychology.

He obtained a degree in psychology at The University of Glasgow, followed by an MSc and PhD. Both his Masters and PhD were funded by the Economic and Social Research Council. He was previously a research fellow at Lancaster University (2012-2013) and a lecturer in the School of Psychology at The University of Lincoln (2013-2015).

In addition to university led research, he has also completed internships in the public and private sectors, including an ESRC funded placement at The Scottish Government in 2011.


  • 2015–present
    Visiting Research Fellow, University of Lincoln
  • 2015–present
    50th Anniversary Lecturer, Psychology, Lancaster University
  • 2013–2015
    Lecturer in Psychology, University of Lincoln
  • 2012–2013
    Research Associate in Psychology, Lancaster University


  • 2013 
    University of Glasgow, PhD Psychology
  • 2009 
    University of Glasgow, MSc Psychology
  • 2008 
    University of Glasgow, M.A. Psychology