Dr Maria Gardani (PhD)

Lecturer in Clinical Psychology


I am a  Lecturer in Clinical Psychology at the School of Health in Social Sciences at the University of Edinburgh. The primary focus of my research is the application of psychological theory and methodology to explore the onset and maintenance of sleep and circadian difficulties across the lifespan and their association with physiological and environmental factors.


Postgraduate teaching

Course Coordinator for Inferential Statistics in Applied Psychology

Open to PhD supervision enquiries?


Research summary

My current research interests include: 


-sleep and mental health in undergraduate students and postgraduate researchers: prevention, provision and ways of creating a supportive and inclusive environment.

- insomnia following stroke and traumatic brain injury, including interventions.

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