Cognitive Psychology and Behavioural Neuroscience

Areas of investigation include the biological bases of behaviour, the brain and nervous system.

  • How does the brain translate perception into action?
  • How does early language development influnce a person's life?
  • How does the brain represent numerical information?
Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
Clinical and Health Psychology Laboratory Director Associate Professor Carol Hulbert
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive and Neuropsychological Development Laboratory Laboratory Director Associate Professor Robert Reeve
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive Interventions Technologies and Evaluation Research Group (CITE) Dr Alex Bahar-Fuchs
Dr Amit Lampit
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory Laboratory Director Associate Professor Rob Hester
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory Laboratory Director Dr Jason Forte
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Computational Cognitive Science Lab Lab Leader A/Prof Amy Perfors
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Decision science in Affective Learning and Emotional Conditions Laboratory Director Dr Nicholas van Dam
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Decision Neuroscience Laboratory Laboratory Director Dr Stefan Bode
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Genes, Brain and Behaviour Laboratory Director Dr Patrick Goodbourn
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Knowledge, Information & Learning Laboratory Laboratory Director A/Prof Daniel R Little
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Mood and Anxiety Disorders Laboratory Head of Lab Dr Litza Kiropoulos
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Neurocognitive Disorders Laboratory Laboratory Director Professor Sarah Wilson
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Perception and Pharmacology Laboratory Laboratory Director A/Prof Olivia Carter
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Sleep Laboratory Laboratory Director Dr Christian L Nicholas
Laboratory Director A/Prof Amy Jordan
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Spotlight Project Principal Research A/Prof Katherine Johnson Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Subcortical Disorders Laboratory Laboratory Director Dr Jacqueline Anderson
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Time in Brain and Behaviour Laboratory Principle Investigator Dr. Hinze Hogendoorn
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Trauma Anxiety and Stress (TAS) Lab Director Professor Kim Felmingham
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Vision and Attention Laboratory Laboratory Director Professor Philip L Smith
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Visual Cognition Laboratory Laboratory Director Dr Piers Douglas Howe
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences

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