Dr Barry Bardsley

Dr Barry Bardsley

Associate Professor, Healthcare Science

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 295276

Email address

Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Barry joined the School of Health and Social Care in 2007 and is the Programme Director for the BSc Healthcare Science (Audiology) course. He is the lead for Healthcare Sciences, a group of staff who currently offer 8 degree programmes across different Healthcare Science disciplines. Barry has an honorary contract with Cwm Taff Morgannwg Health Board as a Clinical Academic. His main research interest lie in psychoacoustics, with a particular focus on the difficulties of understand speech in the presence of background noise. Other research interests include; vestibular assessment and management, hearing aids and auditory evoked potentials. He is a fellow of Higher Education Academy and leads the Audiology service in the Health and Wellbeing Academy, which provides clinical opportunities for students on campus.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Binaural hearing
  • Heairng aids
  • Vestibular assessment & management