Dr Alex Gillespie


Associate Professor in the Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science

Alex Gillespie

Alex Gillespie is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science at LSE and Editor of Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour. He has published six books and over a hundred papers. He is an expert on communication, divergences of perspective, misunderstandings, trust and listening.

He has been involved in developing several tools, including: the Interpersonal Perception Toolkit for Communication Disorders, GUIDE, and the Healthcare Complaints Analysis Tool.


Expertise: behavioural science; fieldwork in health care; psychological science