Head of Developmental Psychobiology Lab, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

Bachelor of Psychology with 1st Class Honours and the University Medal in 2004 from the University of New South Wales, Australia.
Received Australian Psychological Society's best performance in Honours prize.
Ph.D. in 2008 for research in memory retrieval, forgetting, inhibition and erasure from the University of New South Wales, Australia.
Received UNSW U-committee Award for Research Excellence in Science in 2010.
Received Australian Psychological Society's Early Career Research Award in 2012.
Currently leads a research group working on memory aspects of anxiety disorders and drug addiction in the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health.
Became a Faculty of Florey in 2012.

Experience

  • 2012–present
    Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne
  • 2013–present
    Head of Developmental Psychobiology Lab, The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health
  • 2011–2013
    Senior Research Officer, The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health
  • 2009–2010
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan

Education

  • 2008 
    University of New South Wales, PhD in Psychology (Behavioural Neuroscience)