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Dr Felix Why

Lecturer

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • School of Life Sciences

Summary

Felix Why joined the University of Hull in 2013 after obtaining his PhD from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, in 2005. Since arriving in the UK, he has obtained his FHEA and HCPC registration as a practitioner psychologist (health, occupational).

Undergraduate

Undergraduate - Psychology and Health Postgraduate - Philosophical and Theoretical Issues in Health Psychology

Journal Article

Body image distortions and muscle dysmorphia symptoms among Asian men : do exercise status and type matter"

Cheong, S., & Why, F. Y. (2015). Body image distortions and muscle dysmorphia symptoms among Asian men : do exercise status and type matter?. Revista de psicologia de la salud = Journal of health psychology / Departamento de Psicologia de la Salud, Universidad de Alicante, 3(1), 37-64

Self-enhancement and cardiovascular reactivity: Limitations of the hemodynamic profile-compensation deficit (HP-CD) model of blood pressure regulation

Why, Y. P., & Chen, M. R. (2013). Self-enhancement and cardiovascular reactivity: Limitations of the hemodynamic profile-compensation deficit (HP-CD) model of blood pressure regulation. Biological Psychology, 92(2), 205-211. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsycho.2012.08.010

Body fat fluctuations among female adolescents with restrained eating behaviours

Lai, Z., Why, Y. P., Koh, D. S. Q., Ng, V. A. C., & Lim, C. L. (2012). Body fat fluctuations among female adolescents with restrained eating behaviours. Appetite, 59(1), 17-20. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2012.03.017

Positive illusions and its association with cardiovascular functions

Why, Y. P., & Huang, R. Z. (2011). Positive illusions and its association with cardiovascular functions. International journal of psychophysiology : official journal of the International Organization of Psychophysiology, 81(3), 305-311. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2011.07.016

The impact of task controllability on perceived control and cardiovascular processes

Why, Y. P., & Foo, Y. (2010). The impact of task controllability on perceived control and cardiovascular processes. Psychophysiology, 47(4), 669-672. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8986.2010.00984.x

Project

Funder

Grant

Started

Status

Project

Evolving a Circular Plastics Economy

Funder

EPSRC Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council

Grant

£904,838.00

Started

1 January 2019

Status

Ongoing