Projects per year
I joined the School of Psychological Sciences and Health in 2017. My research focuses on face recognition, individal differences, attention, and distractibility. I have now established the Strathclyde Applied Cognitive Psychology Lab, information on our work can be found via this web page - www.strathacpl.com
I completed my degree in Psychology at the University of Glasgow in 2009. I gained my PhD from the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience in 2014, under the supervision of Professor Nilli Lavie (www.attention-focus.com), and funded by an MRC PhD Studentship.
I then held a post-doctoral position in Professor Mike Burton's FaceVar Lab (www.facevar.com) at the University of Aberdeen and then the University of York (2013-2017).
My teaching duties extend across the BA degree and our MSc prgrammes:
Deputy Course Director - MSc in Research Methods
Topic Leader - 4th Year Course - The Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience of Face Recognition (PCNFR)
Topic Leader - 4th Year Course - Psychology Work Placement Class
Topic Contributor - 3rd Year Course - Cognition
Topic Contributor - 2nd Year Course - Cognition & Neuropsychology
Undergraduate Dissertation Supervisor
MSc Dissertation Supervisor
Robertson, D. & Davis, J. P.
Project: Knowledge Exchange (Conference / Seminar Hosting)
Research Output per year
Capitalizing on the super-recognition advantage: a powerful, but underutilized, tool for policing and national security agenciesDavis, J. P. & Robertson, D. J., 19 Jun 2020, The Journal of The United States Homeland Defence and Security Information Analysis Center (HDIAC), 7, 1, p. 20-25 6 p.
Research output: Contribution to specialist publication › Article
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Activities per year
David Robertson (Recipient)
Activity: Other activity types › Types of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation