Dr Michael Batashvili

Job Title and Responsibilities

  • Lecturer in Psychology

About Me

After finishing my BSc (Hons) undergraduate degree and MRes in psychology at the university of Derby, I went on to complete my PhD in psychology (cognitive neuroscience). I worked at the University of Sheffield for over a year in a teaching focused role before joining Staffordshire University as a lecturer in 2016.


  • PhD Psychology – The Electrophysiological Correlates of Maths Anxiety: Exploring the Role of Gamma Activity

  • MRes Psychology

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology


Quantitative research methods and statistics, maths anxiety and electroencephalography

Research Interests

My research interests are in the area of cognitive neuroscience, particularly focusing on maths anxiety and electrical brain activity. I also have an interest in mental health and other areas of cognitive and biological psychology.


Dr Michael Batashvili
School of Psychology, Sport and Exercise
Faculty of Health Sciences
Staffordshire University
Science Centre
Leek Road
Stoke on Trent
t: +44(0)1782 294627
e: Michael.Batashvili@staffs.ac.uk
twitter: @MikeBatashvili