Professor Ian Rivers

Ian Rivers is Professor of Education for Social Change at the University of Strathclyde. He is a registered psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council and serves as Chair of the Scottish Council of Deans of Education.

Ian's research focuses on bullying behaviour and its long-term effects, and was a member of two US federal expert panels to develop a uniform definition of bullying for public health surveillance, and to better understand the links between school bullying and suicide. He is a fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, the American Psychological Association and the British Psychological Society.