News and Events




  • Panel Discussion (2 May 2018), British Psychological Society Annual Conference 2018, Nottingham, UK: “Moving psychological science forward”
  • FameLab Galway, Compere (5 March 2018), Galway, Ireland
  • Bright Club Galway (21 February 2018), Galway, Ireland
  • Seminar (26 October 2017), Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland:Stress and blood pressure: Research at the crossroads
  • Seminar (12 May 2017), University of Birmingham, UK: Psychology’s quagmire: The post-truth, the whole post-truth, and nothing but the post-truth
  • Seminar (11 May 2017), University of Warwick, UK: Beyond reactivity: Adaptation of the cardiovascular stress response
  • Keynote Lecture at the Annual Congress of Psychology Students in Ireland (7 April 2017): Is it Time to Rethink Psychology? (Spoiler alert: Yes)
  • Interview on Rethinking Psychology (April 2017), The Psychologist, British Psychological Society
  • FameLab Galway (21 February 2017), Galway, Ireland
  • Seminar (6 December 2016), University of Hull, UK:Self-report methods in psychology: Good science, bad science, or pseudoscience?”
  • Launch of National LGBT Helpline Connaught Guide (2 December 2016), Galway, Ireland
  • Public Lecture (1 December 2016), Trinity College Dublin, Ireland:Psych-illogical: How Bad Science Threatens To Ruin Psychology
  • Workshop at PSI Annual Conference (12 November 2016), Athlone, Ireland: “Bad science, pseudoscience, and anti-science in psychology: Professional obligations and courses of action
  • Keynote Lecture at ICSM 2016 (4 November 2016), Pune, India:Stress and its impact on Health: Research Vs. Rumor
  • Public Lecture in Galway (29 September 2016), Psi Chi, NUI Galway, Ireland:“Trust me, I’m a Psychologist” (Said No One Ever): Distinguishing Good Behavioural Science from Bad
  • Keynote Lecture at STAR 2016 (6 July 2016), Zagreb, Croatia: Rethinking Stress and Anxiety Research: Good and Bad Science in Psychology
  • Cork Skeptics Lecture (2 June 2016), Cork, Ireland: Rethinking Psychology: Good Science, Bad Science, Pseudoscience
  • Irish Skeptics Society Lecture (11 May 2016), Dublin, Ireland: Rethinking Psychology: Good Science, Bad Science, Pseudoscience
  • Bright Club Dublin (10 May 2016), Dublin, Ireland
  • ‘Futureproof’ Interview on Rethinking Psychology, Newstalk FM (7 May 2016), Dublin, Ireland
  • Galway Bay FM Interview on Rethinking Psychology (25 April 2016), Galway, Ireland
  • Press Release, “Rethinking Psychology” (22 April 2016)
  • Book Launch, “Rethinking Psychology” (21 April 2016), Galway, Ireland
  • Bright Club Galway (14 April 2016), Galway, Ireland
  • Seminar (1 February 2016), Xi’an, China:Stress tolerance, personality, and reactivity of cardiovascular function
  • Public Talk (17 September 2015), Indiana PA, US:From lab study to lay audience: Adventures in science communication
  • Keynote Lecture at BPS Psychobiology 2015 (3 September 2015), Low Wood, UK:Your agreeable aorta: Cardiovascular stress tolerance as a driver of human personality