Welcome to the Face Research Swansea (FaReS) website!

Click on the links above to find out more about who we are, what we do, how to get involved, and to see our publications.

In the news

We appeared on BBC Breakfast discussing the research we are doing here at Swansea into face blindness

Our research has also featured on an article for the BBC: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-47304678

Latest news

2019

  • John presented his work at a special symposium on face processing at the British Neuropsychological Society Spring meeting in London.
  • Jodie presented her work on rehabiliation of prosopagnosia, at the EPS conference in Manchester.
  • Our very own, John Towler featured on BBC Breakfast, on live TV, discussing the research we are doing here at Swansea into face blindness. Well done John!
  • Jodie Davies-Thompson featured on BBC Good Morning Wales, on live radio, discussing our face training programme.
  • Our research has featured on an article for the BBC: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-47304678

2018

  • Lastest paper from Jodie Davies-Thompson accepted for publication in Cerebral Cortex, on how the brain integrates information from faces and voices.
  • Welcome to our newest member, Jeanne Childs! Jeanne will be doing her PhD with Jeremy and Alex, on evolution and face perception.
  • The new Face Research Swansea (FaReS) website is now live! The members continue to debate whether it should be pronounced 'far-res' or 'fairs'. Opinions are divided.