EitFood EU

This activity has received funding from EIT Food, the Innovation community on Food of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the EU, under the horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

Dr Blain Murphy

Dr Blain Murphy

Dr Blain Murphy


Blain is a post-doctoral fellow working at the institute of Global Food Security at Queen’s University Belfast. His passions are science communication, improving trust in food and playing Dodgeball.


Blain has a BSc in Psychology from Queen’s University Belfast, a MSc in Clinical psychology from Ulster University and a PhD in health psychology and cancer from Queen’s University Belfast. His research has been presented at international conferences and was awarded a prestigious training place at the National Institute of Health in 2017. His work has revolved around gaining insight to under-researched topics in psycho-oncology, food trust and science communication.

Articles by Dr Blain Murphy