N8 AgriFood Improved Consumption and Health Lead, University of Leeds
Louise Dye obtained a BSc in Human Psychology (1985) from the University of Aston in Birmingham followed by a PhD in Human Psychopharmacology from the University of Leeds in 1989. Her PhD examined the effects of benzodiazepines on cognitive function and interactions with the menstrual cycle. Louise has held MRC and Royal Society Postdoctoral Fellowships in the UK and Europe and a Marie Curie Professorial Fellowship in Jena, Germany. Professor Dye is a Chartered Health Psychologist and member of the British Psychological Society. She spent a sabbatical at the Obesity Unit of Huddinge Hospital, Stockholm, part of the Karolinska Institute and more recently was Visiting Distinguished Fellow at the Nutritional Physiology Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia.