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Dr Mark Moss

Head of Department

Department: Psychology

Mark Moss Staffprofile Northumbriauniversity255Mark is head of the Department of Psychology. He is responsible for the strategic direction of the Division and oversees staffing and budgeting for all programmes of study. Mark teaches on the second year undergraduate Psychobiology Sensation and Perception module, undergraduate and Masters level research methods modules, and a final year alcoholism option.

Mark was a founding member of the Human Cognitive Neuroscience Unit (now the Brain Performance and Nutrition Research Centre) at Northumbria University. His main research interests relate to the modulation of cognitive function and mood through natural interventions, with a current focus on phyto-aromatics.

Key Publications

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  • Affiliate marketing of sports betting–a cause for concern?, Houghton, S., Moss, M., Casey, E. 3 May 2020, In: International Gambling Studies
  • Becoming a professional, Elsey, V., Thompson, N., Sillence, E., Longstaff, L., Moss, M. Jul 2020, In: European Work and Organizational Psychology In Practice
  • Comparing football bettors' response to social media marketing differing in bet complexity and account type – An experimental study, Houghton, S., Moss, M. 26 Sep 2020, In: Journal of Behavioral Addictions
  • Oxygen Administration and Acute Human Cognitive Enhancement, Scholey, A., Benson, S., Sela-Venter, S., Mackus, M., Moss, M. Mar 2020, In: Journal of Cognitive Enhancement
  • ‘To give is better than to receive?’ Couples massage significantly benefits both partners’ wellbeing, Naruse, S., Cornelissen, P., Moss, M. 1 Sep 2020, In: Journal of Health Psychology
  • A Revised Model of Trust in Internet-Based Health Information and Advice, Sillence, E., Blythe, J., Briggs, P., Moss, M. 11 Nov 2019, In: Journal of Medical Internet Research
  • Comparing the Twitter Posting of British Gambling Operators and Gambling Affiliates, Houghton, S., McNeill, A., Hogg, M., Moss, M. 4 May 2019, In: International Gambling Studies
  • Effects of Couples Positive Massage Programme on Wellbeing, Perceived Stress and Coping, and Relationship Satisfaction, Naruse, S., Moss, M. 23 Oct 2019, In: Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine
  • Life “in the Pink”. Brief Administration of BOOST Oxygen Beauty® Elevates Blood Oxygen Saturation and Enhances Facial Skin Colour, Moss, M., Ord, M. 26 Sep 2019, In: Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications
  • Prolonged Low-Level Exposure to the Aroma of Peppermint Essential Oil Enhances Aspects of Cognition and Mood in Healthy Adults, Hoult, L., Longstaff, L., Moss, M. 21 Jun 2019, In: American Journal of Plant Sciences

PGR Supervision

  • Scott Houghton An investigation into social media marketing of gambling within Great Britain, its impact upon behaviour and the potential for effective safer gambling promotion. Start: 01/04/2018
  • Elouise Leonard-Cross Orgscaping: exploring how organisations can better use data to identify the organisational resources that support and the demands that hinder engagement and performance Start: 20/09/2010

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