About Lynda

Lynda Tait is the author of published peer reviewed academic journal articles. Her science writing has appeared in The British Journal of Psychiatry; The BMJ; Brain Sciences; Systematic Reviews; Medical Education; Advances in Psychiatric Treatment; Schizophrenia Research; and many other publications. You can read a selection of Lynda Tait’s science writing on the Articles page of this site.

Lynda has a First Class BSc in Psychology and a PhD in Psychology. She has taught statistics, research design and communication skills at the University of Birmingham.

Lynda lives in Birmingham, where she is currently working on a book about friendship and betrayal. She is also writing a book of short stories about the trials and tribulations of working in academia, a topic dear to her: before becoming a writer, Lynda spent more than two decades working as a research psychologist as well as teaching psychology, medical and PhD students. Those experiences are central to the anthology of academic short stories, which you can read more about here. Lynda also has a passion for music; she is learning to play the electric guitar.

You can follow her on Instagram here.