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Dr Liz Sillence

Associate Professor

Department: Psychology

Liz Sillence Staffprofile Northumbriauniversity255Liz is a Senior Lecturer within the Department of Psychology teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. She is a member of the PACT (Psychology and Communication Technologies) Lab - part of the Centre for Cognition and Communication.


  • Computer Studies PhD December 12 2003
  • Design Studies MSc September 01 1998

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Becoming a professional, Elsey, V., Thompson, N., Sillence, E., Longstaff, L., Moss, M. Jul 2020, In: European Work and Organizational Psychology In Practice
  • Cyber-risk in healthcare, Coventry, L., Branley-Bell, D., Sillence, E., Magalini, S., Mari, P., Magkanaraki, A., Kalliopi, A. 2020, HCI for Cybersecurity, Privacy and Trust, Switzerland, Springer
  • Exploring British adolescents’ views and experiences of problematic smartphone use and smartphone etiquette, Conlin, M., Sillence, E. 7 Dec 2020, In: Journal of Gambling Issues
  • Exploring the emotional experiences of alcohol hangover syndrome in healthy UK-based adults, Milton, I., Sillence, E., Mitchell, M. 3 May 2020, In: Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy
  • Seeking sexual health information? Professionals’ novel experiences of the barriers that prevent female adolescents seeking sexual health information, McKellar, K., Little, L., Smith, M., Sillence, E. 1 Feb 2020, In: International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health
  • Self-Compassion, Psychological Resilience, and Social Media Use among Thai and British University Students, Boonlue, T., Sillence, E. 16 Apr 2020, In: Journal of Social Science and Humanities
  • There is more than one type of hoarder, McKellar, K., Sillence, E., Neave, N., Briggs, P. 2020, In: Interacting with Computers
  • Your hospital needs you: Eliciting positive cybersecurity behaviours from healthcare staff using the AIDE approach, Branley-Bell, D., Coventry, L., Sillence, E., Magalini, S., Mari, P., Magkanaraki, A., Kalliopi, A. 17 Nov 2020, In: Annals of Disaster Risk Sciences
  • 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
  • Digital hoarding behaviours: measurement and evaluation, Neave, N., Briggs, P., McKellar, K., Sillence, E. 1 Jul 2019, In: Computers in Human Behavior

PGR Supervision

  • Emma Kemp Start: 01/10/2017
  • Emma Kemp Start: 01/10/2017
  • Lauren Bussey The use and integration of online information in health decision making Start: 01/10/2015
  • Kerry McKellar Developing a brief online sexual health intervention for low Socio Economic Status female teenagers Start: 08/04/2016

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