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Dr Karly Turner

NHMRC CJ Martin Fellow

I am a behavioural neuroscientist interested in cognitive processes that go awry in neuropsychiatric disorders. Using animal models I study the brain circuits underlying attention, learning and decision-making.

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Dr. Anne van Dongen

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
I'm working on a 3-year postdoctoral research project at Lisa Williams' lab, investigating the emotional underpinnings of blood donation motivation. This project is co-funded by the Australian Red Cross Blood Service and the Australian Research Council.

I obtained my PhD in Health Psychology at Maastricht University, the Netherlands. My main research topic is the psychology of blood donation, with a focus on maintenance of behaviour.

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Dr Poppy Watson

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Working in the labs of Mike Le Pelley and Steve Most, my research interests lie at the intersection of motivation, attention and choice behaviour. The mechanisms that underlie reward-seeking behaviour are investigated in both healthy individuals and patient populations and this research aims to understand how and why maladaptive and compulsive reward seeking behaviour arises (i.e. as seen in addiction and obesity).

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Dr Travis Wearne

Research Fellow

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Dr Gabrielle Weidemann

ARC Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Areas: Associative learning; Classical conditioning.

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