Troll Hunting: Investigating and dealing with cyberbullying

24/05/2019 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Cyberbullying is a concern among young people with as many as 75% of school children experiencing cyberbullying at some stage.

This interactive seminar will discuss four types of ‘troll’ – cyber bully types (harassment, flaming, impersonation, stalking).

The impact of these ‘trolls’ and methods for dealing with them will also be covered. Come along to find out more and learn to hunt and squash trolls!


Dr Amy Irwin, Dr Ceri Trevethan, Dr Emma Hepburn


Far Linklater room, University of Aberdeen campus