Dr David Fletcher
Senior Lecturer in Sport and Performance Psychology, Loughborough University
David Fletcher PhD CPsychol is the Director of Performance Psychology and Management at Loughborough University.
His experience of consulting with high-level performers spans the past 20 years and includes working closely with Olympic and world champions from a variety of sports, special forces and emergency services, and senior leaders and their teams in FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies.
David has published widely in performance psychology and consulting, including ground-breaking research studies in scientific journals and practical articles that demystify complex human phenomena. He is currently an Associate Editor (Social and Behavioural Sciences section) of the Journal of Sports Sciences, a Consulting Editor for Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology, and sits on the editorial board of five other international peer-reviewed journals.
David has won multiple awards for his professional practice and research from organisations such as the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences, the American Psychological Association, the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, and most recently FindAUniversity's inaugural British Postgrad PhD Supervisor of the Year Award.
He has been regularly interviewed about performance psychology-related topics on British national television (e.g., BBC Breakfast, BBC News, Sky News, ITV News, Sky Sports, Victoria Derbyshire Show), radio (e.g., BBC World Service, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5 Live), and newspapers (e.g., The Times, The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph).