Alex Benson

Dr. Alex Benson is an Associate Professor at Western University in the Department of Psychology. He is also an Associate Editor at the APA journal Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology. He completed his PhD in Social Psychology at Wilfrid Laurier University. During this time, he also spent some time at Bangor University in Wales as a visiting scholar at the Institute for Psychology of Elite Performance. Before arriving at Western University, he received a SSHRC postdoctoral fellowship to evaluate team dynamics using intensive longitudinal methods at Nipissing University. Alex enjoys spending time with his family, running, lifting, coffee, and the occasional chocolate chip cookie.