School of Psychology Seminars 2016/17 - Semester 1


6/10/2016 - 15/12/2016


1:00PM - 2:00PM


David Keir Building, Boardroom 02.527 (unless otherwise specified)

The school's Research Seminars take place on Thursdays at 1:00pm. Lunch and coffee is provided from 12:30.





Thu 6 Oct

PhD students

Karolina Urbanska




Patrick O'Connor


Beyond procedural justice: Understanding group-level responses to intergroup-level authority decisions


Mental Representations of Order in Mathematical Cognition


Dr Mihalis Doumas

Thu 13 Oct

Free slot



Thu 20 Oct

Dr Bianca Van Bers, QUB


Dynamics, models and mechanisms of the cognitive flexibility of preschoolers


Dr Kinga Morsanyi

Thu 27 Oct

Dr Nina Attridge, University of Loughborough


The disruptive effects of physical pain on attention

Dr Kinga Morsanyi

Thu 3 Nov

Reading week, no seminar




Thu 10 Nov

PhD students

Emma Berry




Thia Sagherian-Dickey


Developing an intervention to reduce diabetes distress in individuals with type 2 diabetes and their partners


Understanding the dynamics of intergroup trust


Dr Mihalis Doumas

Thu 17 Nov

Dr Ioana Latu, QUB

Social cognition in (inter)action


Dr Laura Taylor

Thu 24 Nov

Dr Kostas A. Papageorgiou, QUB

"Eyes are the window to the future soul": Individual Differences in Newborns and Infants' Attention Associate with Temperament and Symptoms of Psychopathology in Childhood


Dr Mihalis Doumas

Thu 1 Dec

Prof. Dean Adjukovic, University of Zagreb


Mental health issues of refugees and challenges of current migration surge 

(This will be based on our recent development of triage and screening procedure in resource restricted circumstances and a model of continuity of MH care for refugees and forced migrants).


Dr Laura Taylor

Thu 8 Dec

Dr Sigrun Marie Moss, University of Oslo


Political crisis in Zanzibar: Us and them categories in leadership narratives

Dr Laura Taylor

Thu 15 Dec

Dr Chris Gibbons, QUB

‘Stress isn’t bad for well-being, it’s our reaction that is’ – understanding student reactions to stress

Dr Mihalis Doumas

For further information contact Mihalis Doumas, School of Psychology

Recruitment event

Psychology Road Trip 20-23 February

Date(s): 20/02/2018 - 23/02/2018
Time: 10:30AM - 2:30PM
Location: Northern Ireland



Introduction to Clinical Psychology

Date(s): 20/02/2017 - 20/02/2017
Time: 9:30AM - 3:00PM
Location: The Whitla Hall, Queen's University Belfast