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Emma Short

Emma is a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society. As Director of the National Centre for Cyberstalking Research she is a researcher in online behaviour, principle investigator of the ECHO project and currently leading a Home Office funded project for Cyberharassment creating a Platform for Evidence Gathering, Assessing Risk & Managing Policing. The NCCR is a multidisciplinary team investigating the methods, nature and impact of cyberstalking. Emma’s research has identified that the impact of sustained online threat which characterises cyberstalking poses significant risk, with many victims reporting clinical levels of PTSD.