• PY2107: Experimental Investigation and Analysis of Behaviour (Level 2; CNS)
  • PY2112: Memory and Cognition (Level 2; CNS & TSV)
  • PY3109: Cognitive Neuroscience: The Biology of Mind (Level 3; CNS)
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Australian Research Council - Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

The Ups and Downs of Visuospatial Attention

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$352,000 over 3 years
The brain has a remarkable capacity to provide a coherent experience of the world by seamlessly integrating sights and sounds from different locations. It is only after brain damage, or when faced with a high attentional load, that our limitations gbecome apparent. I will investigate these limitations by determining how spatial location influences attention in relation to distractaibility, cross-modal input and emotionality. Eye tracking and physiological measures of arousal will be combined with traditional cognitive measures to provide a deeper understanding of spatial attention. This research will improve attentional models and develop innovative strategies to increase safety by decreasing inattention and distraction.
Nicole Thomas (College of Healthcare Sciences)
laterality; Attention; spatial neglect

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  • Slim Picking: Attentional Bias Toward Thin Body Shapes (PhD , Primary Advisor/AM/Adv)
  • Yoga as an adjunct treatment for people with complex PTSD displaying psychological and physiological symptoms, negative cognitions, avoidant behaviours, depression and anxiety (Masters , Secondary Advisor/AM)
  • I'll cry instead; The neural correlates of empathy (PhD , Primary Advisor)
  • Modelling written language production in English: A Bayesian model of spelling (PhD , Primary Advisor)

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