Emily Westwood

Emily is a PhD Candidate and Research Assistant in the Child Development, Education and Care Group (Thorpe) at the Institute for Social Sciences Research. After completing a Bachelor of Psychological Sciences (hons), she has now embarked on a PhD in Social Sciences. Her PhD covers the significance of light in childhood health and behaviour.

Research interests

  • light
  • daylight
  • sleep
  • health
  • circadian rhythms


Higher Degree by Research Student


  • Psychology