Psychology in Education Research Centre (PERC)

Leader: Professor Rob Klassen



The Psychology in Education Research Centre (PERC) conducts innovative and applied psychological research relevant to education and educational settings. Our goal is to conduct research that is both rigorous and broadly accessible to the psychology and educational communities.

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Study with us

We run the BSc in Psychology in Education and also offer our PhD in Education research degree. Our new MSc in Psychology in Education, begins in September. Our research themes show our current areas of interest.

Research themes

Members and associates

Our PERC Lab

Research Students

Focus on

We are recruiting for a part-time Associate Lecturer in Psychology in Education

Posted on Sunday 4 August 2019

The Department is seeking to recruit a new part-time (0.6FTE) Associate Lecturer (Teaching & Scholarship) in Psychology in Education on a fixed term contract for 12 months in the first instance. Closing date 4 August 2019.

Congratulations to our PERC PhD students

Posted on Monday 17 June 2019

Our Psychology in Education Research Centre (PERC) student, Waleed Al Hashmi successfully defended his PhD thesis and met the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Education.

Inaugural lectures: Emma Marsden and Sophie von Stumm

Posted on Thursday 6 June 2019

We're celebrating Emma and Sophie's recent professorships on Wednesday 19 June.

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