Current Members
Ben Newell
Head of Lab
Shi Xian Liew
PostDoc Researcher (2019)
The psychology of (not) wanting to know
Jake Embrey
PhD Student (2021)
The cost of thinking
Nathan Wang-Ly
PhD Student (2020)
The role of uncertainty in risky intertemporal choices
Tehilla Mechera-Ostrovsky
PhD Student (2019)
The role of information in decision making
Research Assistant
Alumni
Postdoctoral Researchers
2017 - 2019
Jared Hotaling
Risky choice and probability estimation
2015 - 2017
Emmanouil Konstantinidis
Cognitive modelling, risky intertemporal choice
2013 - 2014
Guy Hawkins
Causal model and sample-based approaches to judgment biases
2012 - 2013
Don van Ravenzwaaij
Cognitive modelling of human decision making
2009 - 2011
Oren Griffiths
As if reasoning in category learning and decision making
PhD Students
2018 - 2022
Garston Liang
Metacognition and decision making
2018 - 2022
Jennifer Sloane
Cognitive models of interruption in decision making
2018 - 2022
Joel Holwerda
Experience based choice
2017 - 2021
Yonatan Vanunu
Risky choices and cognitive load
2016 - 2020
Aba Szollosi
Probability learning and experienced-based choice
2016 - 2020
Annalese Bolton
Judgement and decision making in child protections
2015 - 2019
Arthur Kary (joint supervision with Chris Donkin)
Multiple cue judgement and iterated learning
2014 - 2018
Hanbit Cho
Ethical decision making and ownership
2015 - 2018
Shanta Dey (joint supervision with Michelle Moulds)
Decision making styles and depression
2012 - 2016
Ash Luckman
Choosing to gamble and/or wait: How do people make choices which involve both probabilistic and delayed outcomes?
2011 - 2015
Hui Chai
Decision making under uncertainty: bridging the climate change communication gap
2011 - 2015
Christin Schulze
Adaptive rationality in sequential choice under risk and uncertainty
2011 - 2014
Dan de Zilva
From exposure to liking: the roles of awareness, context and valence on the mere exposure effect
2010 - 2014
Sule Guney
Disambiguating ambiguity aversion: the impact of experience, comparative knowledge and competitiveness on decisions in the Ellsberg Task
2009 - 2010
Malindi Sayle
Processes of belief updating and revision in legal contexts
2008 - 2011
Adrian Camilleri
The psychological mechanisms underpinning experienced-based choice
2006 - 2010
Megan Hefferman
Probabilistic category learning: examining single and dual systems accounts
2006 - 2010
Fiona McDonald
The role of causal belief, sequence structure and sequence presentation on interpretation of binary sequences
Research Assistants
2021 - 2022
Helen Fu
2019 - 2020
Jake Embrey
2017 - 2018
Garston Liang
2012 - 2014
Arthur Kary
2011 - 2013
Chris Moore
2009 - 2010
Helen Paton
2008 - 2009
Carissa Bonner
2006 - 2008
Brooke Hahn
2005 - 2006
Tamara Cavenett