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Dr Delphine Nguyen
PhD, BSc (Hons)


Department of Social Sciences and Nursing

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Delphine graduated with an honours degree in BSc Psychology from Sacred Heart University (US). She was also a research assistant and the treasurer of the Psi Chi International Honor Society Chapter during her final year.

In 2020, Delphine pursued a PhD at the University of Plymouth (UK), focusing on how parental screen time interferes with children’s language and emotional development. Alongside her studies, she also did marking and teaching work, including supervision of undergraduate students’ research projects. Delphine was awarded her PhD in Developmental Psychology in February 2024.

Delphine joined Solent in February 2024 as a lecturer in psychology, with a focus on research in psychology, social psychology and developmental psychology.

Further information

Nguyen, D. K.-L., Fitzpatrick, N., & Floccia, C. (2024). Adapting language development research paradigms to online testing: Data from preferential looking, word learning and vocabulary assessment in toddlers. Journal of Child Language, 1–33. Advance online publication.

Taught courses

BSc (Hons) Psychology

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