Congratulations to Joyce for being awarded the GSITA award to visit NYU!

Congratulations to Joyce for being awarded the UQ Graduate School International Travel Award (GSITA)! She will spend July at NYUs department of psychology and Emotional Brain Institute.

A new B-REAL Paper in AP&P: Congrats to Ant, Roger and Stef!

Congrats to Ant, Roger and Stef for publishing their work in Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics!

Harris, A.M., Becker, S.I., & Remington, R.W. (in press). Capture by colour: Evidence for dimension-specific singleton capture. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics.

Congratulations to Dr James Retell for being awarded his PhD!

Big-time congratulations to James for being awarded his PhD in Cognitive Psychology. His thesis is entitled “Attentional Control: The role of task-expectations in determining attentional selection” and got some stellar reviews. Excellent work, James!

New Paper in Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics — Congratulations to James, Dustin and Stef!

Big-time congratulations to James Retell, Dustin Venini and Stefanie for getting a new eye movement paper accepted in AP&P:

Retell JD, Venini D, Becker SI (in press): Oculomotor capture by new and unannounced color singletons during visual search. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics.

New Savage / Becker / Lipp paper: Congratulations!

Big-time congratulations to Ruth Savage, Ottmar Lipp and Stefanie for getting a paper accepted in Cognition and Emotion!

Savage, R.A., Becker, S.I.,  & Lipp, O.V. (in press). Visual search for emotional expressions: Effect of stimulus set on anger and happiness superiority. Cognition & Emotion.

Congrats to Ashley York for being a star tutor!!!

Congratulations to Ash for being awarded a Dean’s Commendation for being a most effective tutor! Students highlighted that Ash gave excellent feedback on assessments. — I think we’ll have to watch out for her when she enters the league of reviewers!  🙂

Congrats to Regan and Derek on their new Perception paper!!!

Congrats to Regan Gallagher and Derek Arnold for getting this paper accepted in the journal of Perception: “Interpreting the temporal dynamics of perceptual rivalries”. We’re looking forward to seeing it in print !!!