Richard Buscombe

Dr Richard Buscombe

Senior Lecturer

Programme leader for sport and exercise science

Department of Bioscience and Sport , School Of Health, Sport And Bioscience

Richard works in the Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences subject area teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Richard is a British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences accredited scientist and conducts research in the field of sport and exercise psychology. Richard has a keen interest in tennis, supporting players, writing articles and providing coach education in this sport.


  • PhD

Areas Of Interest

  • Expectancy effects in sport
  • Social perception
  • Stereotype threat
  • Quantitative studies involving exercise and sport with cognitive and motor outcome measures


The last four years of publications can be viewed below. 

Full publications list

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