Liverpool Skylilne

School of Psychology

Dr David McIlroy

Dr David McIlroy

Telephone: 0151 904 6303

ORCID

Publications

Journal article

Denton P, Mcilroy D. 2018. Response of students to statement-bank feedback: The impact of assessment literacy on performances in summative tasks Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education, 43 :197-206 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Camadan F, Reisoglu I, Ursavas ÖF, Mcilroy D. 2018. How teachers’ personality affect on their behavioral intention to use tablet PC International Journal of Information and Learning Technology, 35 :12-28 DOI

McIlroy D, Palmer-Conn S, Lawler B, Poole K, Ursavas OF. 2017. Secondary level achievement: non-intellective factors implicated in the process and product of performance. Journal of Individual Differences, 38 :102-112 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

McIlroy D, Palmer-Conn SE. 2016. Students’ self-reflections on their personality scores applied to the processes of learning and achievement Psychology Learning and Teaching, 15 :351-369 DOI

David Mcilroy D, McIlroy D. 2016. Intra-Pair Similarity of Computer Self-Efficacy in Turkish Adolescent Twins Journal of Educational Computing Research, 54 :840-862 DOI Author Url

Ursavas OF, Yurdakul IK, Turk M, Mcilroy D. 2016. Measurement Invariance of the Digital Natives Assessment Scale Across Gender in a Sample of Turkish University Students JOURNAL OF EDUCATIONAL COMPUTING RESEARCH, 54 :513-530 DOI Author Url Public Url

Yalin HI, Teo T, Yurdakul IK, McIlroy D, Ursavaş ÖF. 2016. From editor Egitim ve Bilim, 41 :i

McIlroy D, Poole K, Ursavas OF, Moriarty A. 2015. Distal and proximal associates of academic performance at secondary level: A mediation model of personality and self-efficacy Learning and Individual Differences, 38 :1-9 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Ursavas OF, Sahin S, McIlroy D. 2014. The Role of Discipline in Determining Turkish Pre-Service Teachers' Behavioral Intentions to Use ICT EGITIM VE BILIM-EDUCATION AND SCIENCE, 39 :136-153 DOI Author Url

McIlroy D, Todd VJ. 2014. Application of formalised developmental feedback for feed-forward to foster student ownership of the learning process Psychology Learning and Teaching, 13 :137-143 DOI Publisher Url

McIlroy D, USAVAS OF, Sahin S. 2011. Comparing United Kingdom and Turkish University students’ computer phobia levels. Gaziantep University Journal of Social Sciences, :1271-1290

Mcilroy D, Sadler C, Boojawon N. 2007. Computer phobia and computer self-efficacy: their association with undergraduates' use of university computer facilities COMPUTERS IN HUMAN BEHAVIOR, 23 :1285-1299 DOI Author Url

Gordon M, Killey M, Shevlin M, McIlroy D, Tierney K. 2003. The factor structure of the Computer Anxiety Rating Scale and the Computer Thoughts Survey COMPUTERS IN HUMAN BEHAVIOR, 19 :291-298 DOI Author Url

McIlroy D, Bunting B. 2002. Personality, behavior, and academic achievement: Principles for educators to inculcate and students to model CONTEMPORARY EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY, 27 :326-337 DOI Author Url

McIlroy D, Bunting B, Tierney K, Gordon M. 2001. The relation of gender and background experience to self-reported computing anxieties and cognitions COMPUTERS IN HUMAN BEHAVIOR, 17 :21-33 DOI Author Url

Hulbert-Williams NJ, Hulbert-Williams SL, McIlroy D, Bunting B. Anxiety in recovery from severe burn injury: an experimental comparison. Psychol Health Med, 13 :162-167 DOI Author Url

McIlroy D, Robbins M, Francis L, Clarke R, Pritchard L. Three religious orientations and five personality factors: an exploratory study among adults in England Mental, Health, Religion & Culture, 13 :771-775 DOI

McIlroy D. Technology acceptance model for teachers: T-TAM Journal of Theory and Practice in Education, DOI

McIlroy D, Todd VT, Bunting BB. Individual Differences in Education: What do we know beyond ability? The Irish Journal of Psychology, 30 :147-161 DOI

McIlroy D, Bunting B, Adamson G. An evaluation of the factor structure and predictive utility of a test anxiety scale with reference to students' past performance and personality indices. Br J Educ Psychol, 70 ( Pt 1) :17-32 DOI Author Url

Conference publication

Machado VC, McIlroy D, Murphy R, Palmer-Conn SE. 2018. IMPLICATIONS OF TECHNOLOGY USAGE FOR SUBJECTIVE WELL-BEING, ANXIETY, MENTAL HEALTH AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: A MEASURE TO CAPTURE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS' PERCEPTIONS Chova LG, Martinez AL, Torres IC. EDULEARN18: 10TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION AND NEW LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES, 10th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN) :6958-6967 Author Url

McIlroy D. Title: Cognition and Emotionality in Test Anxiety: Debilitative and Facilitative impact on Academic Performance. STAR

McIlroy D. Title: The association of personality-related measures with academic performance in two Asian secondary schools (UK and Pakistan). Psychological Society of Ireland

McIlroy D. Title: Personality-related measures and academic performance in secondary students: The value of a mediation model. British Psychological Society of Wales

Poole K, McIlroy D. The role of personality-related constructs in secondary education experience International STAR Conference

Poole K, McIlroy D. Test Anxiety: Its unique impact on secondary level students’ performance at subject specific level International STAR Conference

Poole K, Mcilroy D. Emotional Intelligence assessment in sophomore students: A strategy to inform and challenge personal growth planning

McIlroy D. Countering Test Anxiety through Playfulness

McIlroy D. Applications of Test Anxiety and Academic Self-efficacy to learning and achievement.

McIlroy D. Academic self-efficacy: An inner resource for learning and achievement Internation Federation of National Teaching Fellows: World Summit

Editorial/letter to the editor

Yalin HI, Teo T, Yurdakul IK, McIlroy D, Ursavas OF. 2016. Untitled EGITIM VE BILIM-EDUCATION AND SCIENCE, 41 :I-I Author Url

Report

Blundell M, Richards K, Roberts S, McIlroy D, Reeves MJ. 2014. Measuring women and girls sport behaviour and attitude change in Bury :1-75

Chapters

McIlroy D. 2009. Study, writing and revision skills for International business students. International Business SAGE 9781446202685

McIlroy D. 2008. Study, writing and revision skills for human resource management students. Human Resource Management SAGE 9781412945103

McIlroy D. 2008. Study, writing and revision skills for strategic management students. Strategic Management SAGE 9780857023148

McIlroy D. 2008. Study, writing and revision skills for financial accounting students. Financial Accounting SAGE Publications Limited 9781412935036

McIlroy D. 2008. Study, writing and revision skills for penology students. Penology SAGE 9781412948104

McIlroy D. 2007. Study, writing and revision skills for policing students. Policing SAGE 9781848605343

McIlroy D. 2007. Study, writing and revision skills for child protection students. Child Protection SAGE 9781412911795

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for criminology students. Criminology Sage Publications Ltd

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for cognitive psychology students. Cognitive Psychology Sage Publications Limited 9781412918398

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for cognitive psychology students. Cognitive Psychology Sage Publications Limited 9781412918398

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for travel and tourism students. Travel and Tourism SAGE Publications Limited 9781412922944

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for criminal justice students. Criminal Justice SAGE 9781412907071

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for Criminology students. Criminology SAGE 9781412911337

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for management accountant students. Management Accounting SAGE 9781412918855

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for marketing students. Marketing Sage Publications Limited

McIlroy D. 2006. Study, writing and revision skills for social psychology students. Social Psychology SAGE 9781412918411

Book

McIlroy D. 2008. Study, writing and revision skills :121 9781412934664 DOI

McIlroy D, Stittle J, Wearing R. Financial Accounting

McIlroy D, Greasley A. Operations Management Sage Publications, London

Other

Denton P, mcilroy D. Student assessment literacy: One element of successful transition? LJMU Teaching and Learning Conference 2016.

Engagement & Impact

Conference presentation:

Applications of Test Anxiety and Academic Self-efficacy to learning and achievement., Association of National Teaching Fellows Symposium, Aston University, Birmingham, England, Oral presentation. 2017

Academic self-efficacy: An inner resource for learning and achievement, International Federation of National Teaching Fellows: World Summit, Birmingham, England, Oral presentation. 2017

Non-intellective associates of academic performance in Danish secondary students, Psychological Society of Ireland Annual General Conference, Athlone, Ireland, Poster presentation. 2016

Personality related variables in the process and product of achievment for undergraduate students, HEIR2016 Conference ("Metrics that Matter"), Liverpool LJMU, Oral presentation. 2016

Countering test anxiety through playfulness, Association of National Teaching Fellows Annual Symposium, Birmingham, England, Oral presentation. 2016

Non-intellectual associates of Grade Points Average and Teachers' predicted grades in secondary level students, PSI Annual General Conference, Galway, Ireland, Oral presentation. 2015

Application of personality traits to the processes of academic achievement, Vancouver International Conference on the Psychology of Teaching, Vancouver, Canada, Oral presentation. 2015

Non-intellectvie constructs implicated in the process and pathway of academic achievement, LJMU Teaching and Learning Conference, LJMU Redmonds Builidng, Oral presentation. 2015

Construct validity and utility of Islamophobia, BPS Annual General Conference, ACC Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2015

Personality and academic achievement: Test anxiety and academic self-efficacy as key mediators., International STAR Conference, Cluj-Napoca, Romania., Oral presentation. 2014

Other invited event:

Validation of a BSc (Hons.) Programme in Psychology, London South Bank University, A panel member for the validation of a Psychology programme (BSc., Hons) for London South Bank University Psychology developed by the British University of Egypt. 2016

A flavour of Psychology, Queens University Belfast, Event sponsered by the Northern Ireland Branch of the British Psychological Society to attract students into Psychology. 2012

Periodic Review for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Psychology Programmes, University of Portsmouth, External consultant for review of Psychology programmes. 2012

Re-approval of Psychology Programmes, Glasgow Caledonian University, Validation role for Psychology programmes (BSC/BA). 2011

Validation of three Psychology Programmes, Glyndwr, Wrexham, Role of external validator for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 2011

Validation for three Psychology/Social Science Programmes, Dublin Business School, Role of external validator for three undergraduate Psychology and Social Science Programmes. 2010

Postraduate Training (UK National Event), University of Middlesex, Guest speaker in a training workshop for postgraduates in teaching. 2010

Technology Conference, Trabzon University, Turkey, Keynote speaker on the role of Technology in Education. 2009

Annual Postgraduate Conference, Cardiff University, Keynote speaker at the annual conference for postgraduates who teach sponsered by the Higher Education Academy. 2009

Postraduate Training (UK National Event), Abartay University, Dundee, Guest speaker in a training workshop for postgraduates in teaching. 2008

Postraduate Training (UK National Event), Hosted by Liverpool John Moores University, Guest speaker in a training workshop for postgraduates in teaching. 2008

Postraduate Training (UK National Event), Queens University Belfast, Guest speaker in a training workshop for postgraduates in teaching. 2008

Public engagement:

Cardinal Heenan School Liverpool, School Presentation, Interactive presentation, Students and parents, 15, Presenter to students and parents. 2016

External PGR examinations performed:

Glyndwr University, Wales, PhD. 2013

University of Ulster, PhD. 2013

University of Portsmouth, PhD. 2013

Award:

National Teaching Fellowship Scheme, Higher Education Academy. 2010

Fellowships:

National Teaching Fellowship, Higher Education Academy. 2010

Other Professional Activity:

Designed and constructed a course for Epigeum (based at Imperial College London) for an online course on Academic Integrity supported by elite UK universities, universities across the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. The course is used for new students coming to University.

Reviewer for International STAR conference (July, 2016, Croatia).