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 Daniel Carr

Daniel Carr

Research student, School of Psychology

Email
carrdj1@cardiff.ac.uk
Campuses
Tower Building, 70 Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT

Overview

With an interest in climate change research, my PhD is focused on ‘radical’ pro-environmental behaviour change. I am also interested in the role of social media in climate change risk perception and action.

Education

2020 – Present: PhD Psychology, Cardiff University

2015-2016: M.Sc. Health Psychology, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Distinction

2009-2015: B.Sc. (Hons) Psychology, Cardiff Metropolitan University, First Class

Employment

2019-2020: Senior Research Assistant, Brown University, Rhode Island, USA

2017-2019: Research Assistant, Brown University, Rhode Island, USA

Awards

2019: Certificate, Digital Marketing: A Strategic Perspective, Yale University, Distinction

2015: The Undergraduate Award, The British Psychological Society

2015: Best Undergraduate Project Award (95%), The British Psychological Society

Research

Research interests

With an interest in climate change research, my PhD is focused on ‘radical’ pro-environmental behaviour change. I am also interested in the role of social media in climate change risk perception and action.

Research Area

Social and Environmental

Thesis

“Going Green”: The Effect of Climate Change Content in Social Media on Environmental Risk Perception and Radical Carbon Footprint Reducing Behaviour Change.

Supervisors

Wouter Poortinga

Professor Wouter Poortinga

Professor, Director of Research, Welsh School of Architecture

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Dr Stuart Capstick

Research Fellow

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