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Department of Cognitive Science

Chris Hewitson

Chris Hewitson

PhD Student

Contact Details

Office : 3.701
Phone : +61 2 9850 4440
email :

External Address

Department of Cognitive Science
Australian Hearing Hub
16 University Avenue
Macquarie University NSW 2109

I also have a profile at the ARC Centre for Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders.

Thesis Details

Investigating the neural mechanisms underlying Bayesian sensorimotor learning.

  • Scholarship : None
  • Workload : full time
  • Supervisors : Dr David Kaplan and Associate Professor Paul Sowman

Grants Awarded

  • ARC CCD Neural Markers Training Scheme (2018) "Investigating the neural mechanisms underlying Bayesian sensorimotor learning using transcranial magnetic stimulation." Kaplan, D., Sowman, P., Sutton, J., & Hewitson, C. ($5,400)

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Hewitson, C., Sowman, P., & Kaplan, D. (2016, November). Interlimb generalisation of Bayesian sensorimotor learning occurs in extrinsic coordinates. Poster session presented at the 6th Australian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Conference (ACNS), Shoal Bay.