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Department of Cognitive Science

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Here you can find information on awards and recognition earned by centre members. This can be (but not limited to) media appearances, grants awarded, external appointments, awards and PhD graduations.

For information about grants awarded to MACCS, refer to our Research pages.

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Recent news


  • Macquarie University Faculty of Human Sciences Equipment Grant Scheme (2016) "Bespoke headrest for the simultaneous recording of lingual and functional Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound data." Badcock, N., & Yuen, I. ($3,000)
  • Macquarie University Faculty of Human Sciences Equipment Grant Scheme (2016) "BIOSEMI 32 Channel Active Electrode Set." He, W. ($2,505)


  • Macquarie University Faculty of Human Sciences Dean’s Citation for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (2016), de Wit, B., Badcock, N., Kaplan, D., Williams, M., & Richardson, C. "For implementing brain-imaging technology in first year Cognitive Science laboratory classes, providing an unprecedented learning experience that allows students to visualize their own brain activity”
  • PLOS Early Career Travel Award (2016), Gelding, R. [Link]
  • Best Poster Presentation, Australasian Society for Social & Affective Neuroscience (2016), Murphy, C.

External Appointments

  • Dr Suze Leitão - Life Member, Speech Pathology Australia. (2016 continuing)

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