Student Theses

The student theses listed here are University of Manchester doctoral theses, submitted since 2010, which are currently Open Access. If you are unable to locate the thesis you are searching for, please contact the Library's Scholarly Communications Team at uml.scholarlycommunication@manchester.ac.uk.

  1. Doctor of Clinical Psychology
  2. Social functioning and behaviour in mucopolysaccharidosis type I and other developmental genetic disorders

    Author: Lehtonen, A., 1 Aug 2017

    Supervisor: Brown, R. (Supervisor) & Danquah, A. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  3. Support for male partners of women with postnatal mental health problems: A qualitative investigation

    Author: Ruffell, B., 31 Dec 2018

    Supervisor: Wittkowski, A. (Supervisor) & Smith, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  4. TECHNOLOGY, DISABILITY AND COMMUNICATION: USER VIEWS AND RELIABILITY

    Author: Seed, R., 31 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor) & Hare, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  5. The Development and Assessment of a Scale to Measure the Experience of an Anorexic Voice in Anorexia Nervosa

    Author: Gant, K., 31 Dec 2016

    Supervisor: Haddock, G. (Supervisor) & Varese, F. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  6. The Development of Intrusive Thoughts to Obsessions

    Author: Berry, L. M., 31 Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor), Laskey, B. (Supervisor) & Adams, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  7. THE EFFECT OF PERCEPTUAL TRAINING ON SOMATOSENSORY DISTORTION IN PHYSICAL SYMPTOM REPORTERS

    Author: Rowlands, L., 31 Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor) & Brown, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  8. The experience of non-epileptic attack disorder (NEAD): A repertory grid study examining NEAD patients' construal of their disorder.

    Author: Vaughan, J., 31 Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor) & Hare, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  9. The impact of warmth, positive remarks, and criticism on paranoia and psychosis

    Author: Butler, R., 31 Dec 2017

    Supervisor: Berry, K. (Supervisor) & Bucci, S. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  10. The Implementation of NICE Recommended Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Family Intervention for People with Schizophrenia

    Author: Ince, P., 31 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Tai, S. (Supervisor) & Haddock, G. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  11. The interaction of emotion and reasoning in contemporary talking therapy

    Author: Silverman, K., 1 Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Barrowclough, C. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  12. The lived experience of a tic disorder: A qualitative exploration of phenomenology and positive psychological therapy outcomes

    Author: Smith, H., 31 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Fox, J. (Supervisor) & Trayner, P. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  13. The Relationship Between Sleep and Fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Author: Russell, C., 31 Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Kyle, S. (Supervisor) & Wearden, A. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  14. The Role of Metacognition in Suicidal Thinking and Rumination

    Author: Hallard, R., 31 Dec 2017

    Supervisor: Wells, A. (Supervisor) & Pratt, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  15. THE ROLE OF PARENTING INTERVENTIONS IN PROMOTING TREATMENT ADHERENCE IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS

    Author: Wells, E., 31 Dec 2016

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor) & Wells, A. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  16. The role of positive emotions within parenting interventions as part of therapeutic change

    Author: Macdonald, W., 31 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  17. The role of somatic amplification in physical symptom reporting

    Author: Hall, K., 31 Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor) & Brown, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  18. THE USE OF REPERTORY GRIDS TO EXPLORE NURSING STAFFS' CONSTRUAL OF ADULT SERVICE USERS ADMITTED TO A PSYCHIATRIC INPATIENT WARD

    Author: Addison, V. N., 31 Dec 2016

    Supervisor: Wittkowski, A. (Supervisor) & Danquah, A. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  19. The use of Repertory Grids to explore the experiences of compassion by mothers in a Mother and Baby Unit.

    Author: Gillham, R., 31 Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Wittkowski, A. (Supervisor) & Hare, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  20. The Usefulness of 'Think-Aloud' for Evaluating Questionnaires in use in the Health Domain

    Author: Phillips, A., 31 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Wearden, A. (Supervisor) & Hare, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  21. Trauma and PTSD: Their Relationship with Attachment and Recovery Styles in People with Psychosis

    Author: Ford, S., 31 Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Calam, R. (Supervisor) & Berry, K. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  22. Traumatic Brain Injury in a Paediatric Population

    Author: Trenchard, S. O., 1 Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Trayner, P. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  23. UNDERSTANDING THE NATURE OF THERAPEUTIC RELATIONSHIPS IN SEVERE MENTAL ILLNESS

    Author: Shattock, L., 31 Dec 2016

    Supervisor: Berry, K. (Supervisor) & Edge, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  24. Uniting the body and mind in prostate cancer: A qualitative exploration of the psychosexual impact of prostate cancer treatment and related clinical communication needs

    Author: Tucker, S., 31 Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Peters, S. (Supervisor) & Speer, S. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  25. Use of Q-methodology to identify clinical psychologists' attitudes towards genetic research affecting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

    Author: Vahey, C., 31 Dec 2013

    Supervisor: Hare, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  26. Using Attachment Theory within Mental Health Community Services to improve Patient Outcomes and reduce Service Utilisation Costs

    Author: Roberts, N., 31 Dec 2012

    Supervisor: Berry, K. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  27. Voices, conflict and personal goals: A Perceptual Control Theory perspective on auditory verbal hallucinations

    Author: Varese, F., 31 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Mansell, W. (Supervisor) & Tai, S. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  28. Well-being in Clinical Neuroscience Settings

    Author: Leigh, A., 31 Dec 2013

    Supervisor: Sheldrick, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  29. What do cannabis users with psychosis want from a psychological intervention?

    Author: Knight, G., 31 Dec 2016

    Supervisor: Gregg, L. (Supervisor) & Bucci, S. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Clinical Psychology

  30. Doctor of Business Administration
  31. A Cross-Cultural Study of Consumer Switching in the Retail Banking Services Sector

    Author: Siegfried, F., 1 Aug 2015

    Supervisor: Kang, J. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  32. A MIXED-METHODS RESEARCH APPROACH EXPLORING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN 'GREEN' BUILDING PERFORMANCE AND ORGANIZATIONAL PRODUCTIVITY

    Author: Mackenzie, A., 1 Aug 2017

    Supervisor: Ramsbottom, J. (Supervisor) & Wood-Harper, A. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  33. A Model for Moderating the Effects of Corporate Cultural Differences in Mergers and Acquisitions (M and A): Exploratory Research of M and A Cases in Thailand

    Author: Ayawongs, A., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Aylen, J. (Supervisor) & Burnes, B. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  34. A Study on Business Model and Technical Framework for China's Inclusive Healthcare Services

    Author: Liu, J., 1 Aug 2019

    Supervisor: Xu, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  35. A STUDY ON THE LACK OF SCALE WITHIN THE HEDGE FUND INDUSTRY IN CANADA

    Author: Pancratius, J., 1 Aug 2015

    Supervisor: Leaver, A. (Supervisor) & Froud, J. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  36. An Empirical Study for the Application of the Evidential Reasoning Rule to Decision Making in Financial Investment

    Author: Gao, Q., 1 Aug 2017

    Supervisor: Xu, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  37. An IDS Assessment of Electronic Banking Performance in Retail Banking

    Author: David-West, O., 31 Dec 2012

    Supervisor: Xu, D. (Supervisor) & Keeling, K. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  38. An Investigation into the Determinants and Moderators of Women Attaining and Retaining CEO Positions

    Author: Goldblatt, D., 1 Aug 2017

    Supervisor: Rubery, J. (Supervisor) & Cassell, C. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  39. An investigation of business mental toughness using personal construct psychology.

    Author: Williams, L., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Batey, M. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  40. AN INVESTIGATION OF ENSEMBLE METHODS TO IMPROVE THE BIAS AND/OR VARIANCE OF OPTION PRICING MODELS BASED ON LEVY PROCESSES

    Author: Steinki, O., 31 Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Ryan, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  41. Are Current Models of Entrepreneurial Decision-Making and Cognitive Coping Relevant to Novice Entrepreneurs?

    Author: Pinfold, L., 1 Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Chittenden, F. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  42. Asset pricing and capital structure of SMEs

    Author: Crain, M., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Chittenden, F. (Supervisor) & Strong, N. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  43. BANK BUSINESS MODELS IN BASE OF THE PYRAMID MARKETS IN AFRICA: AN ANALYSIS OF CO-CREATION BETWEEN BANKS AND STAKEHOLDERS

    Author: Taylor, R., 1 Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Yamin, M. (Supervisor) & Sinkovics, R. R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  44. Bank Business Models in Southeast and East Asia: Implications for Stability

    Author: Jongsaliswang, M., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Kirchmaier, T. (Supervisor) & Salehnejad, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  45. Barriers and opportunities for small and medium-sized Thai food firms in the context of innovation management: The case of processed marine and processed fruit and vegetable sectors

    Author: Saigosoom, N., 1 Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Oakey, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  46. Blockbuster vs. Scattershot: A Contingent Relationship between Product Line Length Strategy and Performance in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Industry

    Author: Marinho Dias Torres Neto, A., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Byrom, J. (Supervisor) & Kang, J. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  47. CAN LOCATION WITHIN A CLUSTER IMPROVE THE GROWTH OF SOFTWARE PRODUCTION? AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE MANAGEMENT SUPPORT SOFTWARE SUB-SECTOR OF THE SOFTWARE INDUSTRY

    Author: Viehoever, J., 31 Dec 2012

    Supervisor: Oakey, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  48. CASH FLOW BASED BANKRUPTCY RISK AND STOCK RETURNS IN THE US COMPUTER AND ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY

    Author: Kregar, M., 31 Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Holscher, J. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  49. Corporate Social and Environmental Responsibility in Global IT Outsourcing (CSER in GITO)

    Author: Babin, R., 1 Aug 2012

    Supervisor: Nicholson, B. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration

  50. CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND EMPLOYEE WORK-RELATED ATTITUDES: MODERATION ROLES OF CSR ATTRIBUTIONS

    Author: Zhu, J., 1 Aug 2019

    Supervisor: Gao, P. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Doctor of Business Administration