David Greeno

Research group:
Cognitive Science
Email:
GreenoDJ@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
029 208 70839
Location:
58 Park Place

Research summary

I am interested in the effects that distraction (visual and auditory) can have on cognitive performance. I am particularly keen on exploring why certain types of distractions cause detrimental effects on certain tasks whereas other distractions don’t.

Teaching summary

I am a Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) for year one, Level 4 and 5, modules (Introduction to Psychology, Psychological Research, Social Psychology, Language and Memory and Biological Psychology). The role involves delivering weekly seminars, preparing teaching materials, essay marking and providing general support.

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Research topics and related papers

I am interested in the effects that distraction (visual and auditory) can have on cognitive performance. I am particularly keen on exploring why certain types of distractions cause detrimental effects on certain tasks whereas other distractions don’t.

Funding

ESRC/Cardiff School of Psychology

Undergraduate education

2013: BSc (Hons) Psychology. Plymouth University.

Postgraduate education

2014: MSc Psychological Research Methods. Plymouth University.