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Alison McFarland

Dr Alison McFarland

Lecturer in Work Psychology and Human Resource Management

Research interests

  • Human Resource Management


Alison McFarland is a Lecturer in Work Psychology and Human Resource Management, and a Chartered Psychologist with the British Psychological Society. Her research focuses on the organisational behaviour and effective management of volunteers.

Having started her working life in the non-profit sector, she is particularly interested in how psychological models and theories developed in for-profit contexts can be applied to benefit non-profit organisations. Alison's teaching focuses around research methods, and she specialises in teaching quantitative research methods and statistics.  

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