Ben Newell is a Professor of Cognitive Psychology and Deputy Head of the School of Psychology at the University of New South Wales.

His research focusses on the cognitive processes underlying judgment, choice and decision making and the application of this knowledge to environmental, medical, financial and forensic contexts.

He is currently an Associate Editor of Psychonomic Bulletin & Review , on the Editorial Boards of Thinking & Reasoning, Decision, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making and Experimental Psychology and a Consulting Editor for Judgment & Decision Making

Ben is also a member of the inaugural Academic Advisory Panel of the Behavioural Economics Team of the Australian Government.

Post-Doc Job Opportunities

There are currently four post-doctoral positions being advertised in the UNSW Cognition Lab. For further information on both the postions and grants, please click here


For questions, comments or enquiries from prospective students:

email: ben.newell@unsw.edu.au

phone: +61 2 9385 1606

fax: +61 2 9385 3641

mail: School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia

Website last updated: February 2019