PhD Student, Lancaster University
Abbie holds a BSc in Psychology with Forensic Psychology from the University of Lincoln. During her academic career, she was chosen by the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme (UROS) to receive a research grant, and has presented her research at the British Conference of Undergraduate Research (BCUR) and the BPS annual conference.
Abbie is interested in understanding nonverbal behaviours in face-to-face communication. She places specific importance on the behavioural manifestations of interpersonal closeness, and how they could be used to influence cooperation. Abbie aims to explore the application of these during forensic interrogations.