Dr Matt Owens-Solari
Lecturer in Psychology

External responsibilities

Awards and distinctions

  • 2014 - My paper on cortisol and depression was published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences – the fourth most-cited journal in the health and medical sciences
  • 2012 - Published in the British Journal of Psychology, our paper on anxiety and cognition featured in the British Psychological Society Annual report
  • 2012 - Accepted as postdoctoral member of Clare Hall College, University of Cambridge.
  • 2008 - Winner of the Gordon Trasler Award (University of Southampton) honouring original work relating to the application of psychological research for the benefit of society


Editorial responsibilities

I act as a reviewer for a number of peer-review academic journals including:

  • Psychological Medicine
  • Biological Psychology
  • Cognition and Emotion
  • Anxiety, Stress & Coping
  • Learning and Individual Differences
  • Behaviour Research and Therapy

Invited lectures

  • Owens, M. (2013, March). Anxiety, working memory and academic performance in schoolchildren. Invited talk presented at the Department of Psychology, Edge Hill University, UK.
  • Owens, M. (2012, December). Anxiety and Academic Performance. Invited talk presented at the Attention and executive functioning in high-trait anxiety: Implications for cognitive and academic performance workshop, Babeş-Bolyai University, Romania.

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