Menu Close
Reader in Applied Cognitive Psychology, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Nick obtained his undergraduate degree at the University of Wolverhampton, his MSc at the University of Plymouth and his PhD at Cardiff University and is now a Senior Lecturer at Cardiff Metropolitan University. He mainly teaches Cognitive Psychology and Research and Statistics. His areas of research interest involve auditory distraction, music and cognition, emotion and cognition, cognitive processes of religious thinking, and reasoning and decision-making. He has also appeared on the radio discussing how background music affects performance.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Psychology , Cardiff Metropolitan University


  • 2003 
    Cardiff University , PhD