Applying Behavioural Science to Real-World Decision-Making; fees-funded PhD studentship
Prof P Van Schaik, Dr C Wilson
25 February 2019
Behavioural science offers models and rules to explain variation in human judgement and decision-making. Behavioural science has recently been applied in domains such as cybersecurity to analyse the behaviour of the users of computers and other devices, and to make this behaviour more secure.
Behavioural Science and Security
Dr Adam Joinson, Dr L Smith
18 February 2019
The PhD studentship will be linked with the ‘Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats’ (CREST. www.crestresearch.ac.uk) project, under the supervision of Professor Adam Joinson (School of Management) and Dr.
A Tidal Clock: Circadian and Circatidal Rhythms in a Marine Intertidal Crustacean
Dr D Wilcockson
17 January 2019
This project is part of a competition funded through the Aberystwyth University ’AberDoc’ scheme (https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/fees-finance/uk-eu/research-competition/) and is in collaboration with Leicester University (Professor Bambos Kyriacou) and Cambridge MRC-LMB (Dr Michael Hastings).