Dr David Playfoot

Dr David Playfoot

Senior Lecturer, Psychology

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 987754
Office - 910C
Ninth Floor
Vivian Building
Singleton Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


I am lecturer in cognitive psychology. Before joining Swansea University, I held positions at Southampton Solent and Sheffield Hallam. The primary focus of my research is on reading aloud and word recognition, though I also author papers in the field of cognitive neuropsychology more broadly.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Reading
  • Word Recognition
  • Acquired language disorders