Megan Crawford

megan crawford

Dr Megan Crawford

Lecturer

Biography

Megan Crawford is a Lecturer in Data Science and Strategy. She earned her PhD in Management Science at the University of Strathclyde and MSc in Behavioural & Economic Sciences at Warwick University. Megan's research uses behavioural and data sciences to explore scenario planning methodologies in order to find more effective techniques for strategic planning and sustainable outcomes. Her recent work includes teaming up with the global COVID-19 project "Survey of COVID-19 Responses to Understand Behaviour" (SCRUB), which aims to provide current and future policy makers with actionable insights into public attitudes and behaviours relating to the pandemic. Her other projects included work for both US and Scottish governments.

Megan is PI of the newest Business School research lab, Futures and Analytics Research (FAR) Hub.

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Structured Groups Make More Accurate Veracity Judgments Than Individuals

Journal Article
Hamlin, I., Bolger, F., Vasilichi, A., Belton, I., Crawford, M. M., Sissons, A., …Wright, G. (2021)
Structured Groups Make More Accurate Veracity Judgments Than Individuals. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 35(6), 1600-1607. https://doi.org/10.1002/acp.3892
Groups often make better judgments than individuals, and recent research suggests that this phenomenon extends to the deception detection domain. The present research investig...

Delphi with feedback of rationales: How large can a Delphi group be such that participants are not overloaded, de-motivated, or disengaged?

Journal Article
Belton, I., Wright, G., Sissons, A., Bolger, F., Crawford, M. M., Hamlin, I., …Vasilichi, A. (2021)
Delphi with feedback of rationales: How large can a Delphi group be such that participants are not overloaded, de-motivated, or disengaged?. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 170, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2021.120897
In this paper, we investigate the effect of Delphi group size and opinion diversity on group members’ information load as well as on their overall experience of the Delphi pro...

A comprehensive scenario intervention typology

Journal Article
Crawford, M. M. (2019)
A comprehensive scenario intervention typology. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 149, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2019.119748
Scenario planning, as a recognised organisational intervention, has steadily grown in popularity since the mid-20th century. To date, there are arguably as many methods and te...

Using orthographic neighborhood size manipulations to investigate memory deficits in aging memory

Journal Article
Glanc, G. A., Logan, J. M., Grime, M., Anuwe, A., & Thompson, J. (2016)
Using orthographic neighborhood size manipulations to investigate memory deficits in aging memory. Cogent Psychology, 3(1), https://doi.org/10.1080/23311908.2016.1220445
In three previous studies, manipulations of orthographic neighborhood size and orienting task were used to differentiate between item-specific and rela-tional processing in yo...

Delphi Method

Other
Grime, M. M., & Wright, G. (2016)
Delphi Method. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118445112.stat07879
This article lays out the basic structure of the Delphi method, along with common modifications, and recently developed mixed-model forecasting techniques.Delphi offers a basi...