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Last Updated

09/10/2017

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About Adrian Parke

My undergraduate degree was in Social Psychology and therefore, initially my interests in the subject were focussed primarily around social behaviour, however I gradually through my early postgraduate research posts and postgraduate studies shifted towards Clinical Psychology. After my degree I held a Research Assistant post in the International Gaming Research Unit (IGRU) within the Psychology Division at Nottingham Trent University. While a member of this research group I enrolled on an MSc Research Methods course and continued through to PhD level, with my thesis entitled “An Explorative Investigation of the Effects of Information Technology on Gambling and Gambling-Related Behaviours”. I began lecturing part-time at Nottingham Trent University from 2004 before taking a full-time post at the University of Lincoln in 2006.

Department Responsibilities

I am module co-ordinator for the following modules: PSY1005M Foundations of Clinical Psychology (Level 1 30 CATS) PSY1006M Psychology Tutorial Programme (Level 1) PSY3017M Addictions (Level 3) I also lecture on a range of other undergraduate and postgraduate modules.

Subject Specialism

Addiction; Pathological Gambling

Qualifications

  • Phd Psychology (Nottingham Trent University)
  • MSc Social Science Research Methods (Nottingham Trent University)
  • BSc Hons Social Psychology

Orcid ID

0000-0002-5242-6308

Research Interests

  • Problem Gambling

  • Responsible Gambling

  • Addiction

Research in the Lincoln Repository