Dr Clare Dowzer


Clare takes the lead in researching, developing and implementing technology-enhanced learning strategies for the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology Programme and the Core Psychiatry Training Course. She is responsible for developing and maintaining a variety of IT systems used by trainees, academics, local clinicians and service users across the Yorkshire and Humber region. Clare also manages the monitoring of trainees in the research aspects of the DClinPsychol.

She has developed computerised interactive software tools for trainees and clinicians to use (e.g. Reliable Change Index). Clare carries out teaching on learning technology systems for clinical psychology students, staff and local clinicians, Clare writes and creates interactive, online teaching resources. She acts as a point of contact for staff, students, supervisors, examiners and local clinical psychologists who have day-to-day queries and/or concerns regarding learning technologies and research. She develops policies and contributes to the writing and management of programme handbooks, working closely with the Doctoral College to ensure University regulations and NHS procedures are being adhered to.


  • Lead on research, development and implementation of technology enhanced learning


  • PhD Exercise Physiology
  • BSc (Hons) Sport Science

Professional memberships

  • Associate Fellow HEA

Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
  • Psychological and Social Medicine