Lecturer in Applied Psychology
Institute of Health & Society
tel: 01905 85 5565
BSc (Hons) Human Psychology with Professional Experience
- Teaching & Research
Teaching & Research
- Research Methods and Statistics
- Applied Psychology
- Popular Culture and Psychology
- Health Psychology
- Occupational Psychology
- Contemporary Issues in Psychology
- Staff well-being
- Organisational change/Health Service redesign
- Staff engagement
- Qualitative methods
- Evolutionary Psychology
- Learning and Teaching in Psychology
- Health Services
- Professional Bodies
Member of the British Psychological Society (BPS)
Member of the Division of Academic, Researchers and Teachers in Psychology
Member of the Division of Occupational Psychology
Member of the Division of Health Psychology
Member of the Qualitative Methods in Psychology Section
Peer Reviewed PublicationsHewison A, Gale NK, Yeats R, Shapiro J (2012, in press) ‘An evaluation of staff engagement programmes in four National Health Service Acute Trusts’. Journal of Health Organisation and Management.
Senior C, Martin R, West MA & Yeats R.M. (2011). How earlobes can signify leadership potential. Harvard Business Review. 89, 11: 32.
Senior C, Martin R, Thomas G, Topakas A, West MA & Yeats R.M. (2011). Developmental instability and leadership effectiveness. . 23, 2: 281-291
Gale, N., Hewison, A., Eastaugh, J., McLeod, H., Rashid, S., Yeats, R.M., Redwood, S. & Shapiro, J. (2011, under review) ‘It’s a chance to recreate yourself’: researching organizational culture during health service redesign.
Yeats, R.M., Reddy, P., Wheeler, A., Senior, C., & Murray, J. (2010) What a difference a writing centre makes: a small scale study. Education and Training. 52, 6/7: 499-507.
Yeats, R.M., & Senior, C. (2007) Sun, sea and students: Further benefits of the sandwich year. Psychologist. 20: 96-97.
Yeats, R.M., & Yeats, M. (2007) Business change process and the brain - A Practitioners reflective account with directions for future research. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1118: 109-121.
Senior, C., & Yeats, R.M. (2009, in press). Developmental stability, fluctuating asymmetry and leadership. In Psychophysiology: Psychological, Psychiatric, Cognitive, Social and Neuroscience Aspects. (Columbus, F ed). Nova Publications.
Yeats, R.M. (2012) What mediates the experience of employee well-being during organisational change, Division of Occupational Psychology Conference, January 2012, Chester, UK.
Heath, G., Cameron, E., Sidhu, M., Duggal, S., Yeats, R.M, Gale, N. & Redwood, S. Exploring the benefits of collaborative supervision for PhD students. Teaching and Learning Conference, University of Birmingham, 2011.
Yeats, R.M., Gale, N.G. & Shapiro. The factors that affect staff well-being during Health Service redesign. Health Services Research Network and Service Delivery Organisation Network, Delivering better Health Services Conference, June 2011.
Yeats, R.M. Staff well-being during health service redesign. Research Poster Conference, University of Birmingham, June 2010
Yeats, R.M., & Wheeler, A. Work-based Learning and ePortfolios: a practitioner’s perspective. Telling ePortfolio Stories: ePortfolio-based Learning Conference, June 2009.
Wheeler, A., & Yeats, R.M. Embedding ePortfolios for effective lifelong learning: a case study. European e-learning conference, October 2009.
Yeats, R.M., West, M.A., & Senior, C. Organisational Leadership and Developmental Stability. British Psychological Society Annual SMG Conference, 2009.
Yeats, R.M., Wheeler, A., Bishop, G., & Dark, P. When two become one: managing implementation and facilitating institutional benefits. Blackboard World Conference Europe, 2009.
Cave, L., Daley, M., Gorman, P., & Yeats, R.M. Introducing the Centre for Learning Innovation and Professional Practice (CLIPP) Research Team. Escalate Conference: Students as Researchers: Novice to Expert, 2009.
- External Responsibilities
Committee Member for the Qualitative Methods in Psychology Section (BPS)
Reviewer for the International Journal of Qualitative Research
Committee member for the European Conference in e-Learning