Dr Andrew Mayers

Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS (Southampton Solent University)

2006    PhD in Psychology

1999    Postgraduate Certificate in Research

1998    BSc (Hons) Psychology (first class)

CURRENT SUBSTANTIVE APPOINTMENT

2009-     Bournemouth University Principal Academic

CURRENT SECONDARY AND HONORARY APPOINTMENTS

2015-     Dorset Mind  Patron

2015-     ActsFast Chair of Trustees

2014-     Best Beginnings Maternal Mental Health Advisory Board member

2011-     Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental Associate Editor

2011-     Bournemouth & District Samaritans Patron

RECENT APPOINTMENTS

2014-15     PANDAS (postnatal depression charity) Trustee

2001-12     Open University Lecturer in Child Development Psychology

2007-09     London Metropolitan University Senior Lecturer in Psychology

2006-07     Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust Information & Statistics Advisor

2003-06     Hampshire Partnership NHS Trust Research Co-ordinator

2001-03     University of Southampton (Psychiatry) Research Psychologist

2000-10     International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice Editorial Assistant

1998-2007 Southampton Solent University PhD student/part-time Lecturer

PhD COMPLETIONS

Lauren Kita Is poor sleep a risk factor for postnatal depression

Liliana Moyers-Ruiz Potential cognitive deficits including language and memory, following chemotherapy for cancer survivors

PhD EXTERNAL EXAMINATION

Louise Baker Insomnia symptoms and daytime dysfunction    University of Southampton

CURRENT PhD SUPERVISION

Sarah Hambidge Care farming: providing brighter futures for young and old

Ashley Mitchell 'Mending a part of Broken Britain’: Understanding the impact of children’s hospices on parental relationships of life limited and threatened children and young people

DCLIN PSYCH COMPLETIONS

Joanne Steadman An Exploratory Study of the Relationship between Maternal Mental Illness, Maternal Sensitivity, and Cognitive Functioning (2005)

Mel Smolinski The relationship between sleep and mood post-partum in women with a history of depression (2005)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

Marce International Society (perinatal mental health)

British Psychological Society

British Association for Psychopharmacology

British Sleep Society

PUBLICATIONS AND GRANTS (see separate page)

PEER REVIEWER DUTIES

American Journal of Psychiatry

Human Psychopharmacology

International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice

Journal of Clinical Psychiatry

Journal of Sleep Research

Psychiatry Research

Sleep Medicine

MEDIA APPEARANCES

Television

ITV Meridian News - June 4th 2015

BBC 1 Breakfast - November 21st 2012

ITV Daybreak - November 1st 2012

Radio

LBC - November 4th 2016

BBC Radio Solent - October 10th 2016

BBC Radio Solent - March 14th 2015

LBC - December 4th 2014

BBC Radio Sussex - December 4th 2014

BBC Three Counties Radio - November 4th 2014

BBC Radio Solent (Dorset) - October 20th 2014

BBC Radio Solent (Dorset) - August 20th 2014

BBC Radio Solent (Dorset) - July 8th 2014

BBC Radio Solent - July 8th 2014

BBC Radio Sussex/Surrey - May 7th 2014

Heart FM - December 23rd 2013

Wessex FM - December 20th 2013

Fire Radio - December 18th 2013

Forest FM - December 17th 2013

BBC Radio Solent - November 1st 2013

BBC Three Counties Radio, JVS Show - May 29th 2013

BBC Radio WM, Stoke, Coventry & Warwickshire - May 20th 2013

Hot Radio (Bournemouth) -  February 20th 2013

Hot Radio (Bournemouth) – December 19th 2012

BBC Radio Solent - November 21st 2012

BBC Radio Sheffield - November 21st 2012

BBC Radio 5 Live Night-time show - November 20th 2012

BBC Radio 5 Live Drive - November 16th 2012

Talk Radio Europe - August 7th 2012

National newspapers and magazines

The Independent - April 23rd 2015

The Telegraph - February 2015

Mother and Baby Magazine - February 2015

The Independent - January 6th 2015

Daily Mail - July 27th 2012

TES - July 27th 2012

e-mail: amayers@bournemouth.ac.uk

Twitter: @DrAndyMayers