Gemma Taylor

Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology


Dr Gemma Taylor is an Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology in the Department of Psychology, at the University of Bath, and research director of the Addiction and Mental Health Group. She currently holds a post-doctoral fellowship award from Cancer Research UK. Gemma is an epidemiologist and behavioural scientist, and her work falls within the remits of clinical and health psychology, epidemiology, and public health, with a strong focus on mental health and addiction treatment. Gemma completed her PhD in epidemiology in 2014 at The University of Birmingham on the topic of smoking and mental health. She continued on to post-doctoral position projects at the University of Bristol, working at the MRC’s Integrative Epidemiology Unit until 2018. Gemma has published widely, and has received over £1,000,000 in research funding to date (as PI and Co-PI).