Research at Leeds Beckett
About Lauren Smith
Lauren Smith is a Lecturer in Psychology. Broadly, they are interested in topics such as, human sexuality, sexual consent, sexual violence prevention and drug-taking.
Lauren is a mixed-methods researcher and their doctoral work focuses on sexual consent in the context of drug-taking. They are interested in the individual-level, situational and socio-cultural factors that impact different aspects of sexual consent during sober, alcohol-involved and drug-involved sex. Lauren also has experience in undertaking systematic research reviews and conducting large-scale online projects.