Mr Alan Porter

Assistant Head of School

DepartmentSocial Sciences
Research groupPsychobiology and Health Psychology

Research outputs

Internet self-efficacy does not predict student use of Internet-mediated educational technology
Buchanan, T., Joban, S. and Porter, A. 2014. Internet self-efficacy does not predict student use of Internet-mediated educational technology. Research in Learning Technology. 22, p. 19585.

“Mirror, mirror…” A preliminary investigation of skin tone dissatisfaction and its impact among British adults
Swami, V., Henry, A., Peacock, N., Roberts-Dunn, A. and Porter, A. 2013. “Mirror, mirror…” A preliminary investigation of skin tone dissatisfaction and its impact among British adults. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology. 19 (4), pp. 468-476.

Technoself Enhanced Blended Learning via Social Interaction
Jin, L., Porter, A. and Saunders, G. 2013. Technoself Enhanced Blended Learning via Social Interaction. The Second International Conference on E-Learning and E-Technologies in Education (ICEEE2013), 23-25 Sept, pp. 74-80, 2013. . Lodz, Poland 23 Sep 2013 IEEE .

Psychology: yesterday and today
Porter, A. 2013. Psychology: yesterday and today. in: Comer, R., Gould, E. and Furnham, A. (ed.) Psychology Wiley.

Illness perceptions, coping and quality of life in patients with alopecia
Cartwright, T., Endean, N. and Porter, A. 2009. Illness perceptions, coping and quality of life in patients with alopecia. British Journal of Dermatology. 160 (5), pp. 1034-1039.

Factors leading to student success in a UK first year university cohort
Hixenbaugh, P., Porter, A. and Williams, D. 2009. Factors leading to student success in a UK first year university cohort. in: Proceedings of the International Conference on Educational Sciences. Volume 3 ICES'08.