Lecturer & Module Leader, Research Methods
Playing drums for over 15 years, Dean has gigged extensively up and down the UK with metal bands Fire In The Empire and Jagwar. Gigging experience includes tours, and festival appearances (UK Tech Metal fest, Bloodstock & Hammerfest). Dean does session work in live settings for bands such as Ravenface, and also studio session work.
Dean has three research lead degrees in Cognitive Psychology, BSc (Hons), MSc and PhD. His research focus is judgements and decision-making, specifically probabilistic fallacies. He also has experience in designing, conducting, and reporting research from a variety of areas in the private sector such as pharmaceutical market research, medical indemnity, and clinical trials.
Dean is a published researcher and is currently looking for new ways to further blend his passion for music with his passion for research.