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Dr Clare Nicholson

Lecturer - Psychology

About Research



Clare is currently module lead for Transferable Skills. She also contributes to Research Methods and Statistics (in the qualitative half). She will also be contributing to Developing Minds.

Clare received her HEA teaching fellowship in 2016.


Clare's research focuses on interactions involving people with severe intellectual disabilities and care staff. She used qualitative methods, mainly conversation analysis, to examine such interactions. Ethnographic techniques and interviews were also used.

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