Research fellow in Psychology, Northumbria University, Newcastle

Robert Burriss is an Anniversary Research Fellow at Northumbria University, Newcastle. He studies human mate choice and relationships from an evolutionary perspective. He is especially interested in facial attraction.

Since graduating from the University of Liverpool with an MSc in Evolutionary Psychology and a PhD in Biological Sciences, Rob has held research and teaching posts at the University of Chester, the University of Stirling, and the Pennsylvania State University.

Rob produces the Psychology of Attractiveness Podcast. More information at www.robertburriss.com

Experience

  • –present
    Research fellow in Psychology, Northumbria University, Newcastle

Education

  • 2007 
    University of Liverpool, PhD
  • 2003 
    University of Liverpool, MSc
  • 2002 
    University of Liverpool, BSc