Kieran completed his PhD at the University of Manchester.  His thesis focused on the importance of personality constructs as predictors of anxiety and depression, and the mediating effects of both emotion regulation and affective cognition.

Along with research, Kieran has experience as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and Guest Lecturer on the Psychology BSc at the University of Manchester.

Kieran is currently employed as a Research Associate at the Hungry Mind Lab.  In this role, he works on the Nuffield-funded project “Gene-environment interplay in early life cognitive development“. You can view all of Kieran’s publications here.