Lynne gained her PhD in behavioural neuropsychopharmacology from the Department of Psychology at the University of Reading in 1991. Her main interests have been focused on aspects of the brain’s dopamine systems and she has researched and published in the areas of movement disorders and schizophrenia, depression, the reward systems, substance misuse and aggression.
Lynne is Programme Leader for the MSc Applied Psychology (Addictions) programme. She teaches on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate modules and is Module Leader for: Biological Psychology, Brain and Behaviour, Psychopharmacology of Drugs and Addiction, Addictive Behaviours. Lynne has twice been nominated for the Vice Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award.