Short CV/Education and training

  • 1970
    PhD, University of Hull

  • 1970 – 1977
    Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Oxford (Regius Professor of Medicine's Department)

  • 1977 – 1990
    Lecturer/Reader, Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London University

  • 1990 – 2003
    Professor, University of St Andrews, Department of Psychology

  • 2003 – 2011
    Professor, University of Aberdeen, Departments of Psychology and Medicine

  • Since 2011
    Emeritus Professor, University of Aberdeen, Institute of applied Health Sciences

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • British Psychological Society (also Division of Health Psychology)

  • European Health Psychology Society

  • American Psychological Association Division 38

  • Society of Behavioral Medicine

  • UKSociety of Behavioural Medicine

Additional qualifications

  • Registered Health Psychologist (UK Healthcare Professions Council)


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