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I am currently working on my PhD in Computer Science under the supervision of Professor Caroline Jay, Professor Andrew Stewart, and Dr. Paul Warren. Following a brief stint on a Medicine degree, I gained a BSc in Psychology followed by an MRes in Psychology under the supervision of Professor Andrew Stewart

Research interests

My PhD project explores how we make sense of visualisations, in particular how we percieve correlation from scatterplots. I have also carried out work in explainable AI, and I am further interested in perception, trust, and visualisation design more generally.


Graduate Teaching Assistant on:

  • COMP1312: Data Science
  • COMP23111: Fundamentals of Databases
  • UCIL20122: AI: Robot Overlord, Replacement or Colleague?
  • BIOL33031: Reproducible Data Science
  • PSYC21012: Perception & Action

I am also co-supervising a number of Master's projects.

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Research, The Effects of Vertical Plotting Position on the Perception of Risk Likelihood and Severity, The University of Manchester

1 Sept 202010 Aug 2021

Award Date: 10 Aug 2021

Bachelor of Science, An Investigation Into How Misaligned Titles Can Affect the Perception of Correlation Strength in Scatterplots, The University of Manchester

18 Jun 201719 Jul 2020

Award Date: 19 Jul 2020

Areas of expertise

  • BF Psychology
  • Perception
  • Statistical Methods
  • Data Visualisation
  • QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
  • Data analysis
  • Data Visualisation


  • Data visualisation
  • Perception
  • Psychology
  • R


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