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Professor Nathalia Gjersoe PhD Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Student Experience - Student Voice)

Professor Nathalia Gjersoe oversees strategies for Student Voice across the University of Bath.


Professor Nathalia Gjersoe was appointed Associate Pro-Vice Chancellor (Student Experience - Student Voice) for the University of Bath in April 2023.

Nathalia is Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology. Her research interests focus on cognitive bias, science education and wellbeing.


Nathalia's research interests include:

  • Student wellbeing in Higher Education
  • Science communication and its impact
  • Sustainability in Education
  • Child-Robot interaction

This person is available to supervise research degree projects


View a list of books and publications by Nathalia Gjersoe


Nathalia has examined the developmental roots of cognitive biases for several years, with a particular interest in cross-cultural comparisons.

She has worked extensively with charities, schools, newspapers, TV companies and museums to create age-appropriate interventions for better science education.

She held positions at Bristol University and the Open University before joining the University of Bath in 2016.


Nathalia gained an MA Psychology & Business Studies from the University of Edinburgh and a PhD from Bristol University, examining developmental change in visual metacognition.