Professor Jaynie Rance

Professor Jaynie Rance

Professor, Public Health, Policy and Social Sciences

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 602068

Email address

Research Links

Available For Postgraduate Supervision


I am currently Professor of Health Psychology in the College of Human and Health Sciences (CHHS) at Swansea University, I am also Director for Postgraduate Research and academic lead for the CHHS PGR Academy.

I am a Chartered Psychologist (C.Psychol) and HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist (Health Psychology). My research interests and expertise include Applied Health Psychology; Lifestyle Behaviour Change: Psychosocial Interventions for Long Term and Chronic Conditions and Wellbeing. I also have considerable experience and expertise in evaluation of services and interventions in Health and Social Care. I use mixed methods to address study aims and have a particular interest in the use of Realist evaluation approaches to evaluating evidence from complex interventions.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Applied Health Psychology
  • Lifestyle Behaviour Change
  • Psychosocial Interventions for Long Term and Chronic Conditions
  • Wellbeing
  • Health Services Research and Evaluation
  • Realist Evaluation