Honorary Positions: 2020

Research Fellow – Centre for Innovative Ageing, Swansea University, UK


Research Fellow – Health & Well-being Priority Research Area (H&W PRA), School of Health, Well-being & Social Work, The Open University, UK

Projects currently involved in:

  • SEX & Social Connection on a MONDAY (Modern ONline Dating for older Adults & Young people). Hannah R. Marston (PI), Sarah Earle, Dave Lee (Co-Is) (H&W PRA), £3330.00
  • ICT use by Health & Social Care Practitioners. Sharif Haider (PI), Hannah R. Marston (Co-I) (H&W PRA), £3805.30
  • Games for Health & mHealth Apps for Police & Blue Light Personnel: A Scoping Review. CPRL January – July 2018. Marston, H.R (PI), Pike, G. (Co-I), Walkington, Z (Co-I), Hesketh, I (Co-I/Policing Partner), Hadley, R. (Collaborator). £5103.06 (External funding)
  • 2018-2019 Cognitive gaming as a vaccination for PTSD arising from CEOPs work. Pike, G., (PI), Marston, H.R. (Co-I), Walkington, Z, (Co-I), Smith, J (Policing Partner). CPRL. £2200.00 (External funding)
  • ACTIS Advanced Clinical Technology Innovation Support Project(ERDF)
  • ECG/Wearable Devices a Scoping Review (H&W PRA), £2000.00
    • Hannah R. Marston, (PI), Duncan Banks (Co-I)
  • Fertility/Menstruation Scoping Review (STEM, OU), £3000.00
    • Duncan Banks (PI), Hannah R. Marston (Co-I), Sarah Earle (Co-I), Victoria Newton (Co-I)
  • Technology 4 Young Adults (T4YA) ​(H&W PRA)
  • Technology In Later Life (TILL) (no funding)

January – December 2015

Research Associate – Centre for Research in Computing, STEM, The Open University, UK

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Post-doctoral Fellow – Institute of Movement & Sport Gerontology, German Sports University Cologne, Germany

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August 2010-2011

Post-doctoral Fellow – David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada

Research Assistant – Centre for Innovative Ageing, Swansea University, UKMay-July 2010Projects involved in:

  • Extracare in Wales. Funded by the Welsh Assembly Government (WAG)

Self-employed Researcher – March 2010. A:Design Association, Newcastle, Tyneside, UK

  • Project: Identification of Business Membership Organizations across the North East of England

Lecturer/Teaching Assistant – September 2005 – May 2008. School of Computing, Teesside University, Middlesbrough, UKSelf-employed Research – August 2007 – February 2008. One North East (ONE), Regional Development Agency, Newcastle, UK

  • Project: Employment and Self-employment opportunities for the Deaf community across the North East

Research Assistant – January 2005 – July 2006. School of Computing, Teesside University, Middlesbrough, UK

  • Project: Current trends of computer games and older adults – CODEWORKS ATL, Newcastle.