After her postdoctoral time, Julie became a lecturer at London South Bank University in 2014, until she took up her post at GCU.
Her research interests lie in the area of cognitive and social psychology, both theoretical and applied, encompassing research regarding memory, face recognition and meta-cognition. Julie’s experience to date involves projects with an applied focus, specifically related to eyewitness memory and investigative interviewing. She is passionate about working with vulnerable groups of people and ensuring that they receive fair access to the Criminal Justice system. She leads the Glasgow Eyewitness Memory (GEM) lab.
Julie is part of the dedicated Forensic Psychology MSc team and is module leader of the module Applying Forensic Psychology and lectures on the Vulnerable Groups in Forensic Settings module. She is also lecturing on the Undergraduate Forensic Psychology module and the Level 1 Foundations in Psychology module. Julie is the Level 2 Tutor.