Staff profile

Dr Daniel Herron

Lecturer in Psychology

Dr Daniel Herron sitting




University of Derby Online Learning



I joined UDOL in August 2019 as a Lecturer in Psychology. During my PhD at Keele University, I worked as a teaching fellow for 4 years and taught on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate taught modules, including Research Methods and health related modules.

After my teaching fellow position, I worked as a research assistant where I led process evaluations on several interventions including: 1) Increasing Physical Activity in Older People with Joint Pain (iPOPP). 2) INtegrating and improving Care for patients with infLammatory rheUmatological DisordErs in the community (INCLUDE) review. 3) PROvision of braces for Patients with knee OsteoArthritis (PROP OA): a randomised controlled trial.

I have also worked closely with self-advocacy organisations to develop dementia resources for people with a learning disability, carers and healthcare professionals.

Research interests

My broad research interests are within health and clinical psychology and include, but are not restricted to:

Please contact me if you are interested in collaborative projects or want to chat about the research areas.

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