Dr Jess Hall

Job: Lecturer in Psychology

Faculty: Health and Life Sciences

School/department: School of Applied Social Sciences

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH.

T: +44 (0)116 250 6155

E: j.hall@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk/appliedsocialsciences


Personal profile

Dr Hall is interested in individual differences in affective processing. Dr Hall's PhD research examined sex differences in facial expression processing, and Dr Hall is currently exploring individual differences in interoceptive awareness: the ability to feel one’s body.

Research group affiliations


Research interests/expertise

  • Affective processes
  • Individual differences

Areas of teaching

  • Research Methods
  • Social Psychology
  • Biological Psychology


  • PhD ‘Sex differences in the processing of facial expressions of emotion’ supervised by Dr Michael J. Morgan (University of Sussex, 2010)
  • MSc in Experimental Psychology (University of Sussex, 2003)
  • MPhys in Physics with Space Science and Technology (University of Leicester, 2000)

Courses taught

  • PSYC1090 Introductory Research Methods in Psychology
  • PSYC2013 Further Research Methods for Psychologists
  • PSYC2091 Biological Psychology
  • PSYC2095 Social Psychology
  • PSYC3000 Psychology Project
  • PSYC5605 Research Methods and Data Analysis for Applied Psychologists