Talk at EHBEA 2021 on Jealousy.

Just a quick post to tell you that I am excited to be giving a talk at EHBEA 2021 (virtually). This is work which I have done in close collaboration with Tamsin Saxton. The talk covers rival characteristics and jealousy. The paper underpinning this talk can be found here. Here... [Read More]
Tags: Research, Jealousy, exciting-stuff, Replication, Meta-analysis

Potential thesis projects!

I am happy to announce that I have made a list of thesis projects for the next academic year. These topics are suitable for Bachelor, MSc. and MRes. level. As always, I strongly encourage replication projects. Nothing beats a well-done replication study for your project. I also encourage projects on... [Read More]
Tags: Teaching, Replication studies, Social network analysis, Meta-science

Preprint on loneliness and Facebook accepted (and preprint on Nerds as well!).

This brief post is to announce that our preprint has been accepted for publication in Cyberpsychology. This project was carried out by Riana Brown, an MRes. intern at the time, now a PhD student at New York University, together with another intern. We asked people to extract their own Facebook... [Read More]
Tags: Research, loneliness, exciting-stuff, Facebook research

Preprint on gender and friendships.

I can’t believe that we are already 2.5 months into the new year and that I have not posted any updates - as stuff has actually happened. This brief post is to announce that we have updated our preprint. This was a project which grew out of the work by... [Read More]
Tags: Research, Gender, exciting-stuff, Friendships, Egocentric Social Network analysis