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Dr Claire Hart BSc, PhD

Associate Professor in Social Psychology, Director of Undergraduate Programme

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Dr Claire Hart is an Associate Professor of Social and Personality Psychology at the University of Southampton.

BSc Psychology – University of Southampton (2000)

PhD in Social Psychology – University of Southampton (2005)

Research Fellow – University of Southampton (2005-2009)

Lecturer in Psychology – Southampton Solent University (2009-2010)

Lecturer in Psychology, University of Southampton (2010-2019)

Associate Professor in Psychology, University of Southampton (2019- present)

Research interests

My research is located in the area of quantitative social/personality psychology. In particular, I conduct research on narcissistic dysfunction in the interpersonal domain.

Work in Progress

I am currently involved in projects investigating:

  • the self-presentation of narcissists
  • nostalgia and narcissism
  • narcissism and social support
  • narcissism and empathy
  • narcissism and mimicry
  • narcissism and bullying
  • narcissism and prosocial behaviours
  • narcissism and crime
  • narcissism and parenting
  • narcissism and consumerism
  • narcissism and team functioning
  • narcissism and romantic relationships

Research group

Centre for Research on Self and Identity (CRSI)

Research project(s)

Narcissism and Empathy

Narcissism and Consumer Behaviour

Director of Undergraduate Programme.

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Book Chapters


  • PSYC1014: The Psychology of Attractiveness
  • Undergraduate, MCs, DEdPsy, DClin, and PhD Supervision.
Dr Claire Hart
Building 44 Highfield Campus University of Southampton SO17 1BJ

Room Number : 44/4011

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