Staff Profiles: Prof. Dianne Catherwood

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Staff Profile: Prof. Dianne Catherwood
Emeritus Professor of Psychology

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Prof. Dianne Catherwood

Emeritus Professor of Psychology

Psychology

I am Professor of Psychology. My research and teaching both focus on how the brain processes information from the world around us and I have researched and taught about this in regard to both children and adults.

Biography

I am Emeritus Professor of Psychology. My research and teaching focuses on how the brain processes information from the world around us and I have researched and taught about this in regard to both children and adults.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution
PhD Philosophy University of Queensland
BA (Hons) Bachelor of Arts with Honours University of Queensland

Accreditation

Chartered psychologist

Awards

University of Queensland medal (1979)

Two fire-related research prizes (FIRE journal/GORE)

Emerald Literati Award for a paper on the fireground research

 

Membership of professional bodies

British Psychological Society

British Association Cognitive Neuroscience

Teaching and research

Level

Postgraduate

Research

Cognitive  neuroscience: especially how the brain at all ages handles information from the environment and how the adult mind and brain handles decision-making under uncertainty/risk.

Publications

More publications from Prof. Dianne Catherwood can be found in the Research Repository.

External responsibilities

External examining

NTU