Keywords: Psychological wellbeing; Doctoral education; Intercultural experience
As a psychologist, Trang's research expertise is in HE student experience and wellbeing, specifically their developmental process and psychological wellbeing. She is particularly interested in the psychological development during intercultural experiences, and their influence on wellbeing. Her PhD research focused on wellbeing and personal development of doctoral students.
Previously, Trang has worked on research projects studying other aspects of HE student experience, e.g. Extenuating circumstances procedures; BME students' experience; NSS scores; Students' use of academic feedback. Her MEd research project looked at ESL students' experience of studying in the UK, and her MSc thesis explored the impacts that cultural differences have on psychoanalytic treatment.