UCL Psychology and Language Sciences


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Prof Andrew Faulkner

Prof Andrew Faulkner

Emeritus Professor

Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences

Faculty of Brain Sciences

Joined UCL
1st Oct 1999

Research summary

Hearing: especially pitch perception; psychoacoustics of impaired hearing; hearing with a cochlear implant Speech perception: especially perception of degraded and distorted speech; effects of hearing impairment and cochlear implants

Teaching summary

Most recent teaching roles were:

BSc Psychology and Language Sciences: Chair of Examination Board and coordinator final year research project.

MSc Language Sciences/MRS Speech Language and Cognition: Exam board Chair


University of Oxford
, | 1982
University of Stirling
, | 1975


I was Head of the Research Department of Speech Hearing and Phonetic Sciences from January 2008 to August 2014. I played a leading role in the design of the research labs in the 2008 SRIF-3 funded refurbishment of Chandler Huose. Since January 2018 I retired and was appointed as Emeritus Professor.