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Department of Cognitive Science

Cognitive Science Seminar Series

The Cognitive Science Department hosts a seminar series in which Cognitive Science staff members, Cognitive Science students and visiting academics present research relevant to the research focus of the Centre. Seminars are usually held in the CCD Seminar Room (Australian Hearing Hub, Level 3 Room 610) and are open to interested researchers and professionals.

If you are interested in meeting with any of the seminar speakers, please contact the Seminar Series Coordinators at cogsci.seminars@mq.edu.au, with your request and your availability, and we will attempt to arrange a meeting for you.

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Authorship Etiquette Workshop

Speaker : TBA, TBA, Department of Cognitive Science.
Date : 25th of October 2017, 10:00AM until 11:00AM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

Social Aspects of Memory (and Decision-Making)

Speaker : Assistant Professor Charles B. Stone, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York (CUNY).
Date : 4th of October 2017, 11:00AM until 12:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

Lumbar curvature: An evolved standard of attractiveness.

Speaker : Dr David Lewis, School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Murdoch University.
Date : 2nd of October 2017, 12:00PM until 1:00PM
Location : SSCI:214 Seminar Room, Social Sciences, The University of Western Australia.

 

Direct routes in reading and writing.

Speaker : Professor Naama Friedmann, School of Education and Sagol School of Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University, Israel.
Date : 13th of September 2017, 11:00AM until 12:30PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, Level 3, Room 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

Poor, average and excellent: what individual variability can tell us about the mechanisms of face perception

Speaker : Associate Professor Romina Palermo, ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders and School of Psychological Sciences, University of Western Australia.
Date : 6th of September 2017, 11:00AM until 12:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

The Fractal Brain

Speaker : Associate Professor Antonio Di Ieva, Department of Clinical Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University.
Date : 30th of August 2017, 11:00AM until 12:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

A Is for Appel?: Improving Written Word Retrieval in Semantic Dementia through Word Retraining.

Speaker : Dr Sharon Savage, Department of Psychology, University of Exeter, UK.
Date : 30th of August 2017, 1:00PM until 2:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

Lexical competition and learning new words via reading.

Speaker : Professor Kate Nation, Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK.
Date : 24th of August 2017, 11:00AM until 12:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, Level 3, Room 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

Debrief: Gender Equity Public Lecture

Speaker : Inclusive Research Network Meeting, tbc, Macquarie University.
Date : 3rd of August 2017, 1:00PM until 2:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, Level 3 Recreation Room, Macquarie University.

 

Meet our new stats advisor.

Speaker : Peter Humburg, Faculty of Human Sciences, Macquarie University.
Date : 26th of July 2017, 11:00AM until 12:00PM
Location : Australian Hearing Hub, 3.610, Macquarie University.

 

Facial morphology in autism.

Speaker : Diana Tan, School of Psychological Sciences, The University of Western Australia.
Date : 24th of July 2017, 1:00PM until 2:00PM
Location : M3.14, South Psychology Block, The University of Western Australia.

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Telephone: (02) 9850 9599
Fax : (02) 9850 6059
Email : cogsci@mq.edu.au
Web : www.cogsci.mq.edu.au