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CCD Alumni

Number of students that have graduated while being a CCD student: 211

Graduation Year
Name
Award
Thesis Title
2017 Dr Stephanie Wong Combined Episodic memory deficits in bvFTD: Investigating the role of the prefrontal cortex.
2017 Dr Polly Barr PhD Homophone representation in monolingual and bilingual unimpaired and impaired speakers.
2017 Ms Niina Tamura PhD Orthographic and semantic learning via reading.
2017 Dr Adam Bentvelzen Combined Effects of task and material on hemispheric laterlisation of nonverbal memory
2017 Ms Lydia Barnes Masters Distinguishing confounds from true meditation effects: Insights from auditory ERPS.
2017 Mr Aydin Anic Masters Measuring creativity in an improvised jazz context: A tDCS study.
2017 Ms Di (Judy) Zhu Masters Inhibitory control in bilingual lexical selection.
2017 Ms Tünde Szalay Masters The disambiguation of Australian english vowels in lateral-final syllables.
2017 Dr Yanan Sun PhD Music and specific language impairment: From music processing to music intervention.
2017 Dr Tamara Schembri PhD Online acquisition of acirene arabic word stres patterns over time.
2017 Dr Pragati Rao Mandikal Vasuki PhD Statistical learning and auditory processing in adults and children with music training: A behavioural and ERP study.
2017 Dr Xuejing Lu PhD An investigation of spatial representations of pitch in individuals with congential amusia.
2017 Ms Luan Li Masters How phonological decoding affects orthographic learning of Chinese characters.
2017 Dr Qandeel Hussain PhD Phonetic characterisation of a complex coronal system: Insights from Punjabi.
2017 Ms Rebecca Holt Masters Neural responses to morphosyntactic violations in foreign-accented speech.
2017 Ms Marion Aitchison Masters Should I stay or should I go? Human studies of foraging for reward.
2017 Dr Solène Hameau PhD Neighbourhood density effects in spoken word production.
2017 Dr Yong Zhi Foo PhD Do facial sexual dimorphism and skin colour signal good health in humans?
2016 Ms Prue Watson Honours Holistic processing predicts face recognition in children.
2016 Mr Charlie Viska Honours Individual differences in distraction by faces and objects: Behaviour and neural evidence.
2016 Ms Maira Vicente Braga Honours Are anxiety and shyness associated with face recognition ability in children?
2016 Ms Aimy Slade Honours Personality, aggression and emotional experience: An investigation of violent music.
2016 Ms Martina Nesussi Honours Know your Wiggles! Investigating children's ability to recognise familiar faces.
2016 Ms Thripura Hariharan Honours Music and its effects on memory.
2016 Ms Ella Gorman Honours Reward value of race of faces.
2016 Ms Lauren Dragon Honours How effortless are facial first impressions?
2016 Ms Hayley Donohue Honours The testing effect: Developmental trends and mechanisms.
2016 Ms Caitlin de Souza Honours The underlying mechanisms of object bias in gaze processing: A comparison of typical individuals across the autism spectrum.
2016 Ms Natalie Kaiko Honours Autistic traits and face processing in typically developing children.
2016 Dr Leone Chare PhD Clinical predictors for underlying pathology in frontotemporal dementia.
2016 Dr Katrina Grasby PhD A behaviour-genetic study of NAPLAN results.
2016 Dr Kimberly Weldon PhD The role of foveal cortex in extra-foveal perception.
2016 Ms Signy Wegener Masters Oral vocabulary knowledge and orthographic learning.
2016 Ms Amelia Paterson Masters Practice effects in longitudinal cognitive assessment: Implications for predicting risk of dementia.
2016 Ms Ana Murteira Masters Taking action in hand: Effects of gesture observation on action-verb naming.
2016 Dr Sithembinkosi Dube PhD Neurophysiological processing of subject-verb agreement in L1 and L2 speakers of English.
2016 Dr Aline Cordonnier PhD Autobiographical thinking: Process of thinking about personal past and future events.
2016 Dr Hui Chen PhD Exploring the perception of phonemic vowel length contrasts: Evidence from infants and adults.
2016 Dr Leidy Castro-Meneses PhD Applying the stop signal task to speech: Neural and behavioural investigations of proactive and reactive inhibition.
2016 Dr Nichola Burton PhD The structure of expression-space: How do we visually represent facial expressions?
2016 Dr Rachel Briggs Combined Post-traumatic amnesia: Sequence of recovery and prediction of outcome.
2016 Dr Sophie Barkl Combined Social cognition in early-onset and first-episode psychosis.
2016 Dr Briana Kennedy PhD Modulating emotional bias in attentional competition.
2016 Ms Hannah Rapaport Honours The lateralisation of language processing in dyslexia.
2016 Ms Annu Mothakunnel Masters Examining the relationship between memory performance and self-reported memory abilities in epilepsy patients.
2016 Ms Caitlin Dawes Masters Maximising memory: A tailored approach to addressing subjective memory impairment.
2016 Ms Amelia Ceslis Masters Memory retrieval and amyloid in healthy controls and mild cognitive impairment.
2016 Dr Astrid Zeman PhD Computational modelling of visual illusions.
2016 Mr Jordan Wehrman Masters Sequential effects on proactive inhibitory set points.
2016 Dr Misia Temler PhD Autobiographical memory variability: Individual and social factors.
2016 Ms Lina Teichmann Masters The temporal dynamics of serial recall in digit-colour synaesthetes.
2016 Dr Huizhen (Joann) Tang PhD Dual representation of temporal modulations in human auditory cortex.
2016 Dr Amanda Selwood PhD Collaborative and autobiographical memory in strangers, friends, siblings and twins.
2016 Dr Robert Ross PhD Cognitive and evolutionary foundations of culture and belief.
2016 Dr Anastasiia Romanova PhD Word class effects on representation and processing in non-brain-damaged speakers and people with aphasia.
2016 Dr Kiri Mealings PhD An investigation into how the acoustics of open plan and enclosed classrooms affect speech perception for kindergarten children.
2016 Dr Christopher McCarroll PhD Point of view in personal memory: A philosophical investigation.
2016 Dr Trudy (Janna) Krajenbrink PhD The nature of acquired dysgraphia: patterns of impairment and rehabilitation.
2016 Dr Neha Khetrapal PhD Grammatical knowledge in children with autism.
2016 Dr Yvette Kezilas PhD Letter position processing in developing and skilled readers.
2016 Dr Vishnu Kaleeckal Krishnankutty Nair PhD Effect of bilingualism on cognitive-linguistic abilities.
2016 Dr Anne Jaeger PhD Delusional ideation associated with obsessive-compulsive symptoms.
2016 Ms Deanna Francis Masters The relationship between emotional health and children's reading ability.
2016 Dr Andy Etchell PhD Neuromagnetic beta band abnormalities in stuttering during the perception and production of rhythm.
2016 Dr Danielle Colenbrander PhD Understanding the role of oral vocabulary in reading comprehension difficulties.
2016 Dr Nathan Caruana PhD The cognitive and neural mechanisms of joint attention: A second person approach.
2016 Mr David Foxe Masters The neural correlates of verbal and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and Alzheimer's disease.
2016 Dr Cliff Deyo DPsych Formal thought disorder in homeless young adults with elevated schizotypal traits: Dimensional structure and cognitive correlates.
2016 Mr Antonios Kaldas Masters Consciousness.
2016 Mr Peter Clutton Masters Delusion and belief: A cognitive phenomenological defence of doxasticism.
2016 Dr Mirko Farina PhD Plasticity, learning and cognition: An integrative approach to sensory substitution devices and embodied, enculturated skills.
2016 Dr Elena Pagliarini PhD The temporal organisation of language: Reading, writing and comprehending in typically developing dyslexic children.
2015 Ms Maia Zucco Honours Adult spelling training study.
2015 Ms Alice Zhen Honours Neural correlates of disinhibition and apathy in behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia.
2015 Ms Vanessa Zeleny Masters The "Fluency Flip": Verbal fluency as a predictor of progression from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's Disease.
2015 Mr Damith Woods Masters Intellectual functioning and memory performance: Its correlation with beta-amyloid deposition in dementia.
2015 Ms Kaitlyn Turbett Honours Are holistic processing, adaptive norm-based coding, and general cognitive abilities associated with face recognition abilities in children?
2015 Mr Hai Truong Honours Cognitive preparation and video game experience.
2015 Mr Andrew Roberts Honours Normalisation and functional transcranial doppler ultrasound.
2015 Ms Charlotte Pugh Honours Decay of eyegaze aftereffects.
2015 Ms Julianne Pascoe Honours Preparatory cueing in the assessment of language lateralisatin: Is non-verbal better?
2015 Ms Rosa Nolan Honours Episodic future thinking: Likelihood and valence.
2015 Mr Luke Mills Honours Does attentional control moderate task conflict? RT distribution analysis of the stroop task.
2015 Ms Laura Martin Honours Is there an own-race advantage in judging impressions of unfaithfulness from unfamiliar faces?
2015 Ms Sarah Lin Honours The relationshp between face identity recognition and and social anxiety in cognition.
2015 Ms Dielle Horne Honours Races and faces: The own-race effect in coding identity for groups.
2015 Mr Mitchell Harris Honours Adaptation after-effects and their decay: Famous and unfamiliar faces.
2015 Mr Robin Hare Honours The use of pheromones by humans in assessing mate faithfulness.
2015 Mr Justin Freeman Honours The role of volitional movement in human spatial navigation.
2015 Mr Luke Freeman Masters Cognitive reserve and MCI.
2015 Ms Nadine Eyre Honours Loss of the future - neural mechanisms driving future thinking impairments in neurodegenerative disorders.
2015 Mr Jack Bonner Honours The time course of expression aftereffects.
2015 Dr Samantha Leivers PhD Sperm competition in humans.
2015 Dr Marina Trakas PhD Personal memories.
2015 Dr Shelley Simpson DPsych A comparative neuropsychological evaluation of individuals aged >65 years who present with very-late-onset schizophrenia-like-psychosis, chronic schizophrenia and very late onset psychotic depression.
2015 Dr Xenia Schmalz PhD Methodological and theoretical issues in cross-linguistic reading research.
2015 Dr Vasfiye Geçkin PhD The interpretation of logical connectors by monolingual and bilingual children.
2015 Dr Sally Finnie Combined The diagnostic potential of the olfactory stress test in Alzheimer's disease.
2015 Dr Emily Connaughton Combined The Capgras delusion: A cognitive neuropsychiatric approach.
2015 Dr Lisa Ceccherini PhD The effects of a concomitant distractor on word reading aloud and picture naming tasks.
2015 Dr Shasha An PhD The acquisition of constraints in child Mandarin.
2015 Dr Leslie van der Leer PhD The causes and consequences of systematic deviations from rational belief formation.
2015 Dr Amy Dawel PhD Face processing in children with callous unemotional traits.
2015 Dr Ekaterina Tomas PhD Learning morphophonological alternations across languages and populations.
2015 Dr Sharon Savage PhD Cognitive retraining in frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and related disorders.
2015 Ms Jemma Collova Honours A race-of-face effect for eye gaze perception.
2015 Dr Shu Hui Yau PhD Cognitive and brain mechanisms of autism.
2015 Ms Beverley Witherington Masters Bimanual coordination and its role in social cognition.
2015 Dr Usha Sivaranjani Sista PhD A behavioural examination of the properties of the action observation system.
2015 Dr Monica Ricci PhD Learning and forgetting in patients with focal epilepsy.
2015 Dr Genevieve Quek Combined The role of attention in nonconscious processing: Comparing faces and non-faces.
2015 Dr Min (Maggie) Liao PhD Children's acquisition of "shenme" in Chinese.
2015 Ms Kate Hardwick Masters The neural correlates of moral aversion and physical disgust using biographical memory.
2015 Ms Shifali Diesen Masters Situation models: A framework to study reading comprehension.
2015 Dr Erin Banales PhD The causal relationship between poor verbal memory and poor word reading.
2015 Dr Shahd Al-Janabi PhD Constraints on attentional orienting by symbolic and abrupt onset cues as revealed through masking.
2015 Dr Benjamin Börschinger PhD Exploring issues in lexical acquisition using bayesian modeling.
2015 Ms Ellen Bothe Honours The source of age-related improvements in face recognition tasks.
2015 Ms Vanessa Tan Honours Correlation between performance on expression recognition task and social anxiety in children.
2015 Ms Meg Purton Honours Processing emotions in crowds: Investigating ensemble representation in sets of same and mixed identity.
2015 Dr Rimke Groenewold PhD Direct and indirect speech in aphasia: Studies of spoken discourse production and comprehension.
2015 Dr Laura Bos PhD The brain, verbs, and the past: Neurolinguistic studies on time reference.
2014 Ms Tamara Paulin Honours The role of sleep in the learning and consolidation of novel written words.
2014 Ms Jamie-Lee Mazlin Honours Facial expression recognition in simulated prosthetic vision.
2014 Ms Alyssa Dyball Honours Acoustic change complex as a measure of cross-linguistic speech perception.
2014 Dr Jennifer Walsh PhD Examining face processing mechanisms in autism spectrum disorder.
2014 Ms Katherine O'Lone Masters Understanding scrupulosity.
2014 Dr Likan Zhan PhD The interpretation of conditionals in natural language.
2014 Mr David Rodwell Masters Memory in temporal lobe epilepsy - the impact of aetiology.
2014 Mr Hans Receveur Masters The role of semantic function in the transition from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's Disease.
2014 Ms Alena Rahmanovic Masters Memory training for older adults with subjective memory complaints - a pilot study.
2014 Dr Linda Larsen PhD Grapheme-phoneme correspondence knowledge in typical and atypical reading development.
2014 Dr Richard (Jan) Heersmink PhD The varieties of situated cognitive systems: Embodied agents, cognitive artifacts, and scientific practice.
2014 Dr Wei He PhD Development of face processing in the human brain.
2014 Dr Nora Fieder PhD The representation of nouns in the mental lexicon: Evidence from brain-impaired and normal speakers.
2014 Dr Bianca de Wit PhD A fresh look on semantic priming effects.
2014 Dr Fabrice Bardy PhD Cortical auditory evoked responses to rapidly occurring acoustic stimuli using least-squares deconvolution.
2014 Ms Thushara Anandakumar Masters Belief bias reasoning in the maintenance of delusional beliefs.
2014 Dr Frances Caulfield DPsych Judging trustworthiness from faces: The contribution of emotional cues for typically developing children and children with ASD.
2014 Dr Michelle Marneweck Combined Emotion perception in Parkinson's disease.
2014 Dr Mark Vida PhD The development of sensitivity to the direction of gaze.
2014 Ms Lois MacCullagh Masters Learning experiences of university students with dyslexia.
2014 Ms Meryn Lechowicz DPsych Remembering the past and constructing the future in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy.
2014 Dr Michael Gascoigne Combined Long term memory in children with epilepsy.
2014 Ms Anita Smith Honours Face identification ability and psychosocial function in children.
2014 Ms Julia Pagnozzi Honours Age and gender categorization in unfamiliar faces.
2014 Mr Rui Xiang (Ryan) Ng Honours Influencing factors of ensemble coding for faces.
2014 Ms Amber King Honours Individual differences in face recognition.
2014 Ms Judith Gildenhuys Honours Own-race bias on computer generated faces.
2014 Ms Rachel Emiechel Honours Individual differences in ensemble coding of facial identity.
2014 Dr Vince Polito PhD Sense of agency and hypnosis.
2014 Ms Kelly Miles Honours The licencing of codas in early speech: Evidence for the emergence of minimal words.
2014 Dr Lars Marstaller PhD Co-speech gestures and cognition.
2014 Ms Fleur Le Marne Masters The diagnostic utility and prognostic value of semantic memory measures in prodromal Alzheimer's Dementia.
2014 Dr Rocco Chiou PhD The influence of language experience on synaesthesia: Evidence from psychophysics and cross-language comparison.
2014 Ms Xujia Wang Honours Is face recognition ability in 8-year-old children associated with individual variation in face-coding mechanisms or general cognitive abilities?
2014 Ms Jillian Richards Honours Facial expression and the other-race effect.
2014 Ms Samantha Petrovski Honours Are identity aftereffects present following adaption to dynamic faces?
2014 Dr Marshall Dalton PhD Characterisation of episodic memory deficits in frontotemporal dementia.
2013 Ms Maree Tyson Honours Reading efficiency and the attentional blink.
2013 Ms Jessica Sailah Honours Reading ability and perceptual anchoring.
2013 Dr Stephen Pritchard PhD Incorporating learning mechanisms into the dual-route cascaded (DRC) model of reading aloud and word recognition.
2013 Dr Jonathan McGuire PhD Moral primacy, actions and omissions.
2013 Dr Tania Malouf Combined Lack of insight after traumatic brain injury.
2013 Dr Loes Koelewijn PhD Balancing stimulus and goal-driven attentional demands: Investigating the role of gamma oscillations in human early visual cortex using magnetoencephalography.
2013 Dr Aijun Huang PhD Acquisition of polarity-sensitive items in Mandarin Chinese.
2013 Dr Peter de Lissa PhD Using fixation-related potentials to investigage cognitive processes
2013 Dr Jamie Campbell DPsych Age and sex effects of typographical memory.
2013 Dr Fiona Kumfor PhD Emotion processing and its effects on cognition in frontotemporal dementia.
2013 Dr Georgina Avery Combined Autobiographical memory and emotion in patients with frontal lobe lesions.
2013 Dr Neralie Wise PhD The Capgras delusion: An integrated approach.
2013 Ms Susannah Shields Honours Under what conditions does the cross race effect disappear? The influence of multi-stimuli presentation paradigm on social categorisation and attention.
2013 Ms Ellen Maclaine Honours Are attentional biases to facial expressions associated with trait hypomania?
2013 Ms Jessica Lewandowsky Honours The contribution of holistic coding and adaptive coding to individual differences in expression recognition ability.
2013 Ms Lindsay Hogg Honours Face processing and autism-like traits.
2013 Ms Samantha Bank Honours Do body recognition skills develop earlier than face recognition skills?
2013 Dr Tracey Williams Combined Social processing in fragile X syndrome.
2013 Mr Jordan Taylor Masters Imagination, imagery, perception and the self.
2013 Dr Stephane Savanah PhD The threshold of self-consciousness.
2013 Dr Melanie Rosen PhD Philosophy of dreams.
2013 Dr Robyn Petersen DPsych Social cognition in borderline personality disorder
2013 Dr Vince Oxenham DPsych Eye movement abnormalities and dementia in Motor Neuron disease.
2013 Dr Tommy Ng PhD Neuromagnetic brain activity associated with the coordination of movement and anticipatory postural adjustments in bimanual load lifting.
2013 Dr Amanda Miller Amberber PhD Language switching, language selection and intervention in bilingual aphasia.
2013 Dr Donna McCade DPsych Social cognition and mild cognitive impairment.
2013 Ms Vanessa Leung Masters Masked priming of associate-recognition.
2013 Dr Michael Connors PhD Modelling the mirrored-self misidentification delusion with hypnosis.
2013 Dr Deepa Bapat DPsych Whole figure rotations in the Rey Complex Figure.
2013 Ms Jillian Attewell Masters Predictors of behavioural symptoms in Huntington's disease.
2013 Dr Nobu Akagi PhD Questions and disjunction in child language.
2012 Mr Stephen Pond Honours Is face gender coded with reference to a norm?
2012 Dr Sharpley Hsieh PhD Memories and feelings of music in the dementias.
2012 Dr Regine Zopf PhD Body representations and cues for body ownership: Neural processing and influences on perception and action.
2012 Dr Alex Wilson PhD Cognitive rehabilitation of attention deficits in people with traumatic brain injuries.
2012 Ms Kellie Williamson Masters Naturalising the group mind: The cognitive life of small groups and teams.
2012 Dr Hua-Chen Wang PhD How children learn to read: Dissecting the process of orthographic learning.
2012 Dr Anna Notley PhD The scope of logical expressions in child language.
2012 Dr Lincoln Colling PhD Predicting the action of other agents.
2012 Dr Samantha Baggott PhD The upside of anger: Attention and the processing of emotional facial expressions.
2012 Dr Bhuvanesh Awasthi PhD An investigation into visually guided reaching to low spatial frequency faces.
2012 Dr Louise Ewing Combined The trouble with faces: Mechanisms underlying face processing atypicalities in autism.
2012 Ms Katie Leach DPsych Does attention modulate face aftereffects in children with autism?
2012 Dr Marissa Calleja PhD Interactions between working memory and attention: An investigation of category-level effects and task demands.
2012 Dr Francesco-Alessio Ursini PhD The acquisition of directional PPs in Italian and English.
2012 Dr Yi (Esther) Su PhD Disjunction and downward entailment in child mandarin: An experimental investigation into the acquisition of semantic universals.
2012 Dr Yatin Mahajan PhD Maturation of event-related potentials across adolescence.
2012 Mr Andrew Jones Masters Memory profiling in the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease.
2012 Dr Zoe Fitzgerald DPsych The pathophysiology of accelerated long-term forgetting in epilepsy.
2012 Dr Elisabeth (Lisi) Beyersmann PhD Morphological processing in visual word recognition by children and adults.
2012 Dr Deborah Arguedas PhD Olfactory hallucinations in schizophrenia: A neuropsychological investigation
2011 Dr Varghese Peter PhD Neural processing of stress and phrase boundaries in speech and music.

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