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Brian  Wink

Dr Brian Wink

Programme Group Leader

School of Sport, Health and Social Sciences

023 8201 2068 ext. 2068 Room no. SMX07

Biography

Brian is interested in how our perception of the world and our beliefs about it influence our behaviour. He holds both an undergraduate degree and a PhD in psychology from the University of Reading. He lectured at the University of Wolverhampton for over 10 years before taking up his current position as programme group leader for psychology at Southampton Solent University. He has developed and delivers a positive psychology based programme, emphasising the importance of our perceptions, which has been shown to increase psychological wellbeing in the workplace. He also provides consultancy on Q methodology, a factor analysis based technique for identifying common perspectives from participants, which can be effectively employed in evaluation.

Teaching and roles

  • Psychobiology.
  • Supervises final-year projects.
  • Programme group leader for psychology.
  • Member of University Ethics Working Group.
  • Programme approval chair.

Taught courses