Dr Rebecca Smith MA, PhD

Senior Lecturer, Psychology

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Rebecca Smith

Dr Rebecca Smith

Senior Lecturer, Psychology

Dr Rebecca Smith is a Senior Lecturer for Psychology in the School of Human Sciences at the University of Greenwich.

Rebecca joined the university after completing a PhD on minority influence and creativity at the University of Dundee, where she also worked as a demonstrator.

She is a research-active senior lecturer mainly on social psychology and also link tutor primarily responsible for overseas collaboration with TMC academy in Singapore.

Responsibilities within the university

  • Senior Lecturer, Psychology, Department of Psychology, Social Work & Counselling
  • Link tutor


  • Member of the British Psychological Society

Research / Scholarly interests

Rebecca's research interests are in all areas of social psychology. Her current research focuses on applications of terror management theory; adult attachment style; and the effects of ostracism.

Key funded projects

  • University of Greenwich: the meaning of death-personal meaning as a terror management strategy, 2012