Personal profile

Research interests

Hayley’s academic path began in 2008 when she came to the University of Glamorgan to study a BSc in Psychology. She submitted her PhD in 2018, which focused on the psychological implications of teleworking from an employee personal well-being perspective. Working in collaboration with other senior members of the department in 2013, she acted as a research assistant on a project funded by the Youth Justice Board, investing the speech, language and communication needs of young people from Wales in the youth justice system. In 2014 Hayley worked in collaboration with The Wallich, a homelessness charity in Wales, acting as lead researcher on a project funded by the Welsh Assembly Government. The project was a research and scoping exercise into the impact of alcohol on older people across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan. Since 2014 Hayley has worked as a Research Assistant for Newport Community Counselling Service (NCCS) and Senior Research Assistant at the Dyscovery Centre, a clinic which specialises in assessment and intervention for children and adults with developmental disorders. Alongside these roles, Hayley has taught on a broad spectrum of psychological subject disciplines, including both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Her areas of expertise include developmental disorders, occupational psychology and individual differences. Hayley became a full-time lecturer in psychology at the University of South Wales in 2016, and in 2018 was appointed Course Leader for Psychology with Developmental Disorders.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

1 Apr 201831 Jul 2018

Award Date: 31 Jul 2018

Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Module 1: Influences on Learning and Teaching Roles and Relationships

Award Date: 31 Jul 2018

BSc (Hons) Psychology, 2:1

22 Sept 20086 Jun 2011

Award Date: 22 Sept 2008

Psychology, PhD - Submitted September 2018, awaiting VIVA, The Psychological Implications of Teleworking, University of Glamorgan


Dive into the research topics where Hayley Gibbon is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles