Dr Gabrielle Weidemann

Dr Gabrielle Weidemann

Dr Gabrielle Weidemann

ARC Postdoctoral Fellow

BSc (Hons.), 1995, University of New South Wales
PhD, 2005, University of New South Wales

Contact details

Phone: (02) 9385 1380
Email: Dr Gabrielle Weidemann
Fax: (02) 9385 3641

Office: Mathews, Room 910

Research Summary

Research Areas: Associative learning; Classical conditioning.

Publications

Selected Publications:

  • Weidemann, G., Tangen, J. M., Lovibond, P. F., & Mitchell, C. J. (in press). Is Perruchet’s dissociation between eyeblink conditioned responding and outcome expectancy evidence for two learning systems? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes.
  • Lovibond, P. F., Saunders, J. C., Weidemann, G., & Mitchell, C. J. (2008) Evidence for expectancy as a mediator of avoidance and anxiety in a laboratory model of human avoidance learning. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 61, 1199-1216
  • Weidemann, G., & Kehoe, E. J. (2005). Stimulus specificity of concurrent recovery in the rabbit nictitating membrane response. Learning & Behavior, 33, 343-362
  • Weidemann, G., & Kehoe, E. J. (2004). Recovery of the rabbit’s conditioned nictitating membrane response without direct reinforcement after extinction. Learning & Behavior, 32, 409-426
  • Kehoe, E. J., Weidemann, G., & Dartnall, S. (2004). Apparatus exposure produces profound declines in the rabbit’s conditioned nictitating membrane response to discrete conditioned stimuli. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 30, 259-270.
  • McNally, G. P., Pigg, M., & Weidemann, G. (2004). Blocking, unblocking, and overexpectation of fear: A role for opioid receptors in the regulation of Pavlovian association formation. Behavioral Neuroscience, 118, 111-120
  • McNally, G. P., Pigg, M., & Weidemann, G. (2004). Opioid receptors in the midbrain periaqueductal gray regulate the extinction of Pavlovian fear conditioning. The Journal of Neuroscience, 24, 6912-6919
  • Neal, C. R., Vazquez, D., Weidemann, G., & Kabbaj, M. (2004). Effect of neonatal dexamethasone exposure on growth and neurological development in the adult rat. American Journal of Physiology – Regulatory, Integrative, and Comparative Physiology, 287, R375-R385