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

    6009 Perth


  • 2937 Citations
  • 24 h-Index

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Personal profile


I completed my BSc (Hons) and PhD in Psychology at UWA. I spent 2 years as a post-doc in Chicago working with Roger Ratcliff, before taking up a lectureship at the University of Bristol in 2003. In 2014 I returned to UWA to take up an ARC Future Fellowship.


Memory, decision-making, planning


  • Cognition
  • Short-term memory
  • Working memory
  • Episodic memory
  • Computational modelling
  • Decision-making

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Research Output

A consensus-based transparency checklist

Aczel, B., Szaszi, B., Sarafoglou, A., Kekecs, Z., Kucharský, Š., Benjamin, D., Chambers, C. D., Fisher, A., Gelman, A., Gernsbacher, M. A., Ioannidis, J. P., Johnson, E., Jonas, K., Kousta, S., Lilienfeld, S. O., Lindsay, D. S., Morey, C. C., Munafò, M., Newell, B. R., Pashler, H. & 47 othersShanks, D. R., Simons, D. J., Wicherts, J. M., Albarracin, D., Anderson, N. D., Antonakis, J., Arkes, H. R., Back, M. D., Banks, G. C., Beevers, C., Bennett, A. A., Bleidorn, W., Boyer, T. W., Cacciari, C., Carter, A. S., Cesario, J., Clifton, C., Conroy, R. M., Cortese, M., Cosci, F., Cowan, N., Crawford, J., Crone, E. A., Curtin, J., Engle, R., Farrell, S., Fearon, P., Fichman, M., Frankenhuis, W., Freund, A. M., Gaskell, M. G., Giner-Sorolla, R., Green, D. P., Greene, R. L., Harlow, L. L., de la Guardia, F. H., Isaacowitz, D., Kolodner, J., Lieberman, D., Logan, G. D., Mendes, W. B., Moersdorf, L., Nyhan, B., Pollack, J., Sullivan, C., Vazire, S. & Wagenmakers, E. J., Jan 2020, In : Nature human behaviour. 4, 1, p. 4-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Analyzing social media data: A mixed-methods framework combining computational and qualitative text analysis

Andreotta, M., Nugroho, R., Hurlstone, M., Boschetti, F., Farrell, S., Walker, I. & Paris, C., Aug 2019, In : Behaviour Research Methods. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Expected Value of Reward Predicts Episodic Memory for Incidentally Learnt Reward-Item Associations

    Mason, A., Lorimer, A. & Farrell, S., 28 Aug 2019, In : Collabra: Psychology. 5, 1, 11 p., 40.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Open Access
  • 143 Downloads (Pure)

    Sizing Up the Crowd When Perceiving Body Size

    Bell, J., Turnbull, G., Alexi, J., Mann, G., Li, Y. R., Engel, M., Bayliss, D. & Farrell, S., Sep 2019, In : i-Perception. 10, p. 54-55 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract