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Dr Mark Moss

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

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • A Revised Model of Trust in Internet-Based Health Information and Advice, Sillence, E., Blythe, J., Briggs, P., Moss, M. 4 Sep 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
  • Oxygen Administration and Acute Human Cognitive Enhancement, Scholey, A., Benson, S., Sela-Venter, S., Mackus, M., Moss, M. 29 Jul 2019, In: Journal of Cognitive Enhancement
  • 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
  • Acute ingestion of rosemary water: Evidence of cognitive and cerebrovascular effects in healthy adults, Moss, M., Smith, E., Milner, M., McCready, J. 1 Dec 2018, In: Journal of Psychopharmacology
  • A Pilot Study of the Acute Ingestion of No. 1 Rosemary Water: Evidence of Cognitive, Physiological and Subjective Effects in Healthy Adults, Moss, M., McMullon, M., McDonald, H. 26 Jul 2018, In: Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science
  • ‘To give is better than to receive?’ Couples massage significantly benefits both partners’ wellbeing, Naruse, S., Cornelissen, P., Moss, M. 2 Apr 2018, In: Journal of Health Psychology
  • Why Won’t They Exercise More? Development of a Tool to Assess Motivators and Barriers to Exercise in Older Adults, Moss, L., Moss, M., McInnes, L. 4 Jan 2018, In: International Journal of Psychological Studies

PGR Supervision

  • Scott Houghton 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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