Theresa Marteau is Director of the Behaviour and Health Research Unit in the Clinical School at the University of Cambridge, and Director of Studies in Psychological and Behavioural Sciences at Christ’s College, Cambridge.
Her research focuses on:
- development and evaluation of interventions to change behaviour (principally diet, tobacco and alcohol consumption) to improve population health and reduce health inequalities, with a particular focus on targeting non-conscious processes
- acceptability to publics and policy makers of government intervention to change behavior.
Current research in her group is funded by Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council and National Institute for Health Research.