Dr Susan Wilbraham

Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology, University of Cumbria

I am a senior lecturer in Applied Psychology at the University of Cumbria, where I teach a range of topics including health psychology and stress. I am a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, an Athena Swan rep, and a health advocate for our TUC Better health at work scheme.

My research interests include stress and well-being at work, gender equality, and developing educational practice.

Recent publications:

Wilbraham, S. J., Qualter, P., & Roy, M. P. (2018). Emotional intelligence and cortisol responses: Can laboratory findings be replicated in classrooms and using other EI measures?. Personality and Individual Differences, 120, 58-64. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2017.08.021

Caldwell, E. F. and Wilbraham, S. J. (2018), ‘Hairdressing in space: Depiction of gender in science books for children’, Journal of Science & Popular Culture, 1.2, pp. 103–20, doi: 10.1386/jspc.1.2.103_1

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology, University of Cumbria