Colin MacLeod

Professor, BSc Glas., DPhil Oxf., MPhil Lond.

  • The University of Western Australia (M304), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 8720 Citations
  • 39 h-Index
1992 …2021
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  • Abnormal psychology
  • Attention
  • Clinical psychology
  • Cognitive psychology
  • Emotional disorders
  • Fears and phobias
  • Human factors
  • Memory and information processing
  • Mood and cognition

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Research Output 1992 2019

A new approach to facilitating attentional disengagement from food cues in unsuccessful dieters: The bouncing image training task

Jonker, N. C., Heitmann, J., Ostafin, B. D., MacLeod, C., Glashouwer, K. A. & de Jong, P. J., 1 Sep 2019, In : Behaviour Research and Therapy. 120, 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Control Groups
2 Citations (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

Anxiety-linked attentional bias: backward glances and future glimpses

MacLeod, C., 2 Jan 2019, In : Cognition and Emotion. 33, 1, p. 139-145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Research Personnel
Patient Participation
9 Citations (Scopus)

Anxiety-Linked Attentional Bias: Is It Reliable?

MacLeod, C., Grafton, B. & Notebaert, L., 7 May 2019, In : Annual Review of Clinical Psychology. 15, p. 529-554 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical Psychology
Reproducibility of Results

Biased interpretation in perfectionistic concerns: an experimental investigation

Howell, J. A., McEvoy, P. M., Grafton, B., Macleod, C., Kane, R. T., Anderson, R. A. & Egan, S. J., 4 May 2019, In : Anxiety, Stress and Coping. 32, 3, p. 259-269 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linear Models
Research Design
1 Citation (Scopus)

Causal underpinnings of working memory and Stroop interference control: Testing the effects of anodal and cathodal tDCS over the left DLPFC

Baumert, A., Buchholz, N., Zinkernagel, A., Clarke, P., MacLeod, C., Osinsky, R. & Schmitt, M., 10 Jun 2019, In : Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Stroop Test
Short-Term Memory
Executive Function
Prefrontal Cortex


Emotion-in-Motion task material

Notebaert, L. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 2018


2018 Prospective memory studies dataset

Notebaert, L. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 2018



Projects 1997 2021