Research reveals how personality affects susceptibility to persuasion

  Researchers at Edge Hill University have helped identify personality traits which make people more (or less) susceptible to persuasion than others. Senior Lecturer in Psychology Dr Helen Wall and colleagues Dr Linda Kaye and Dr Andy Levy, carried out the research with academics at Ulster University and the University of New England, Australia. They […]

Edge Hill support key to James’ life-changing desert experience

An Edge Hill University student who made headlines after recovering from life-threatening injuries is already looking forward to his next challenge after completing one of the world’s toughest races.

University retains Athena SWAN bronze award and wins new accolades

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Edge Hill University has retained its institutional bronze Athena SWAN award for recognising the University’s advancement of gender equality, representation, progression and success for all. Dr Nikki Craske, Director of Edge Hill’s Research Office and chair of the institutional self-assessment team, said: “We are delighted that Advance HE has approved our Athena SWAN application for […]

Edge Hill alumni preparing maiden performance – at Glastonbury

An award-winning theatre company featuring Edge Hill alumni will showcase their new production at one of the world’s biggest performing arts festivals. Naughty Corner Productions were selected from over 1,000 applications to perform Raves “R” Us at Glastonbury in a late-night slot on Sunday 30 June, the final day of the festival which sold out […]

Edge Hill Doctor is an NHS research Wonder Woman

Edge Hill University’s Dr Bhuvaneswari Bibleraaj, a Senior Lecturer in Perioperative Studies, has been chosen as one of NHS North West’s research Wonder Women. Dr Bibleraaj has 19 years’ experience as a surgical practitioner and her research focuses on training future practitioners in keyhole surgery. In this episode of NHS Wonder Women, Dr Bibleraaj describes […]