Dr Caroline Rix

Caroline is a teaching only member of staff, with particular interest in developing approaches to teaching, as well as internet psychology.

Staff details

Dr Caroline Rix


Senior Lecturer




c.rix (@gold.ac.uk)


Caroline is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology, with a focus on teaching research methods and statistics. She has wide ranging roles within the department related to teaching support and pastoral care, and in developing innovations within the department. She also works closely with students on a wide range of research projects. 

Grants and Awards

Caroline has received TaLIC Fellowship funding to develop teaching related projects.

Research Interests

Caroline's main interests are in social psychology, internet psychology, and the development of teaching. She is a member of our Centre for Social Processes and Personality, as well as working closely with TaLIC (Teaching and Learning Innovation Centre). Key areas of interest are listed below:

  • Internet psychology
  • Social media use
  • Persuasion and attitude change
  • Approaches to teaching and learning