Amanda Champion (Lab Manager)

IMG_53311603237900Amanda graduated from the Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology Honours program at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (with distinction) in 2014. She showcased her honours thesis, Investigating the Differences between Sexters and Non-Sexters on Attitudes, Subjective Norms, & Risky Sexual Behaviours at the Association for Psychological Science Convention in San Francisco on May 23rd 2014. She feels honoured to have received the Canadian Psychological Association certificate of Academic Excellence for her undergraduate thesis and recently, her co-authored paper on exotic dance was accepted for publication in the journal Sexuality and Culture.  Amanda’s research interests in the human sexuality field include examining the impact of pornography on expectations of sex as well as the value and consequences of sexting for youth. Recently, her co-authored paper on exotic dance was accepted for publication in the journal Sexuality and Culture.  In her spare time, Amanda enjoys attending boot camp classes, wine tastings and going on adventurous hiking trips. Amanda’s future plans consist of studying like a fanatic for the Graduate Record Examinations and shortly after, applying to the clinical psychology graduate program at Simon Fraser University.