Professor Falko Sniehotta
Professor of Behavioural Medicine and Health Psychology
Population & Health Sciences Institute, Newcastle University
Telephone: 0191 208 3463
Falko’s research aims at developing and testing interventions to change behaviours relevant to health and health care, theory of behaviour change and research methods for behavioural research.
Falko Sniehotta is Joint Lead of the NIHR Policy Research Unit Behavioural and Social Sciences with Professor Emily Oliver, and is Professor of Behavioural Medicine and Health Psychology at Newcastle University. He is senior investigator of the NIHR School of Public Health Research, leading the themes research theme ‘Behaviour Change at Population Level’. His research focuses on developing and evaluating behavioural interventions to improve health of individuals and populations. He is a psychologist by background and is particularly interested in mechanisms to individualise interventions and in maintenance of behaviour change.