Gambling and Addictions Research Centre Director

Maria Bellringer, PhD Maria Bellringer

Dr Bellringer is Acting Director of the Gambling and Addictions Research Centre. She is a senior research fellow with extensive experience (since 1988) in project and research management and, since 2002, in gambling research. Her past positions have included CEO of a national telephone counselling service for gamblers. Dr Bellringer's original training was in biochemistry, with 13 years working as a toxicologist in the UK.