Shayne Loft

Dr, BAppSc Swinburne UT , BSc S.Qld , PhD Qld

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

    6009 Perth


  • 925 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
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Personal profile


2004 PhD. The University of Queensland.

Funding overview

Australian Research Council Funding total >3 million over seven competitive grants awarded

Industry Funding total >$3 million over 22 competitive grants awarded

Previous positions

Associate Editor: Journal of Experimental Psychology Applied (2017-ongoing)

Associate Editor: Human Factors (2015-ongoing)

Teaching overview

Masters Level (Industrial and Organisational Psychology): Psychology of Training

Masters Level (Industrial and Organisational Psychology): Human Factors

Fourth Year Statistics

Undergraduate Level: Industrial and Organisational Psychology


  • Cognitive psychology
  • Applied cognitive psychology
  • Memory and information processing
  • Human factors

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Research Output 2004 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Cognitive control and capacity for prospective memory in complex dynamic environments

Boag, R., Strickland, L., Heathcote, A., Neal, A. & Loft, S., 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Episodic Memory
Task Performance and Analysis
Resource Allocation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Cue utilization differentiates resource allocation during sustained attention simulated rail control tasks

Sturman, D., Wiggins, M. W., Auton, J. C. & Loft, S., 1 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied. 25, 3, p. 317-332 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resource Allocation
Reaction Time
Cerebrovascular Circulation
Prefrontal Cortex

Evidence accumulation modeling of event-based prospective memory

Strickland, L., Loft, S. & Heathcote, A., 10 Jun 2019, Prospective memory. Rummel, J. & McDaniel, M. A. (eds.). 1st ed. London: Routledge, p. 78-94 17 p. (Current issues in memory).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

accumulation rate
Task Performance and Analysis
Impulsive Behavior
Short-Term Memory
1 Citation (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
Episodic Memory
Psychological Adaptation
Oceans and Seas

Projects 2009 2021