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Supervisory Interests

I am interested in supervising student projects in LGBT+ health and wellbeing, and in gay, bisexual, and trans masculinities. I would act as co-supervisor on projects in other areas that use Discourse Analysis, Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis, and mixed methods. 

Research interests

I have an ongoing research commitment to gay masculinities, and in particular, how gender is produced and embodied in sex between men, including in chemsex. One of my current project examines how bisexual men interpret and experience masculinity, and how this is related to their feelings and practices in sexual relationships. 

I am interested in studying LGBT+ experiences within the Criminal Justice System, including how the positioning of LGBT+ people as "vulnerable" relates to their experiences of police, Courts, prison and forensic mental healthcare. 

External positions

Treasurer and Trustee , Allsorts Youth Project


  • BF Psychology
  • Masculinities
  • Gay men
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Forensic mental healthcare
  • Anal intercourse
  • Sexual self-labelling
  • Gender
  • Sexuality


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