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Name Professor Marcus Munafo
Job title Professor of Biological Psychology
Department School of Experimental Psychology University of Bristol
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Qualifications MA(Oxon), MSc, PhD(Soton)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies British Psychological Society
Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
Behavior Genetics Association
International Society for the Study of Individual Differences
Keywords addiction
nicotine
alcohol
genetics
Areas of expertise Current research is in the area of the genetic determinants of addictive behaviours, in particular alcohol and nicotine use, and in the role of human personality in explaining the association between genetic variation and addictive behaviours.
Media experience I have given multiple television and radio interviews. My research has featured in the national and international press on several occasions. I have acted as an expert on matters relating to nicotine addiction and smoking cessation for the Cancer Research UK press office.