Dr Jennie Ferrell

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  • Qualifications:PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Position:Programme Leader BSc Psychology
  • Department:HAS - Health and Social Sciences
  • Telephone:+4411732 82197
  • Email:Jennie.Ferrell@uwe.ac.uk
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About me

Dr Jennie Ferrell is a Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology and the Programme Leader for the undergraduate Psychology programmes. Prior to working at UWE she has worked at London Metropolitan University and the University of Bedfordshire as well as originally moving to the UK in 2004 for a post-doctoral research position at the University of Kent.


Jennie's background is in the area of the development of social cognition and has studied areas such as risk estimation emotional understanding subjective group dynamics and social cognition from a developmental perspective. Recently she has been working in the area of intergenerational contact. Jennie is part of the Psychological Sciences Research Group (PSRG).

Jennie's teaching specialisms are in developmental and cognitive psychology as well as coordinating sandwich year placements.

Area of expertise

developmental psychology, child development, counterfactual reasoning, social cognition, intergenerational contact, play

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