Professor Nicola J Starkey

Professor (Psychology)

Qualifications: BSc (Hons) Neuroscience, PhD Psychology, University of Leeds, UK



Anxiety; Child Behaviour; Depression; Gender; Health; Human Behaviour; Psychology; Road Safety; Transport

Traumatic brain injury; psychological assessment; driver behaviour

Recent Publications

  • Starkey, N., Duffy, B., Jones, K., Theadom, A., Barker-Collo, S., & Feigin, V. (2020). Eight Years Later: Long-Term Outcomes From Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults. Journal Of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, 35(2), E167. Retrieved from

  • Starkey, N. J., & Charlton, S. G. (2020). The role of control in risk perception on rural roads. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 142, 105573. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2020.105573 Open Access version:

  • Charlton, S. G., & Starkey, N. J. (2020). Co-driving: Passenger actions and distractions. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 144, 105624. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2020.105624

  • Starkey, N. J., Charlton, S. G., Malhotra, N., & Lehtonen, E. (2020). Drivers’ response to speed warnings provided by a smart phone app. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 110, 209-221. doi:10.1016/j.trc.2019.11.020 Open Access version:

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Papers Taught

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Starkey, Prof Nicola 9230 nstarkey K.1.09 School of Psychology
Starkey, Prof Nicola 9230 nstarkey K.1.09 ALPSS Division Office