ARC, How does human vision separately determine object and scene motion? (2019-2021)
ARC, Using shape change for object perception: Human and artificial vision. (2019-2021)
Defence, Hybrid approaches to evaluating the effectiveness of battlefield displays and augmented reality systems for the dismounted combatant. (2020-2021).
Defence, Colour digital displays and night vision search performance. (2019)
Defence, Realising the benefit of augmented reality devices in military applications. (2018)
ARC, Coding of Shape in Human Vision. (2016-2018)
NHMRC, Cortical excitation in migraine: using vision to understand and track brain excitability. (2015-2018)
ARC, Human coding of shape. (2013-2015)
Honorary Professor of Vision Science, University of Nottingham, Aug 2012-2014, renewed 2015-2017, 2018-2021.
Australian Research Council, Australian Professorial Fellow (2011-2016)
Winthrop Professor, University of Western Australia, 2009-
Visiting Professor, University of Nottingham, Dec 2005 – Jan 2006.
Head of School, University of Western Australia, Feb 2002-3.
Head of Department, University of Western Australia, Feb 2000-1.
Visiting Fellow, St Catherine’s College, Oxford, 1999.
Professor, University of Western Australia, July 1996-.
Associate Professor and Reader, The University of Melbourne, 1992
Senior Lecturer, The University of Melbourne ,1989
Continuing Status confirmed, 1988
Lecturer, The University of Melbourne, 1985
Visiting Lecturer, Department of Physiological Sciences, The Medical School, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. September & October, 1989.
Research Fellow, Department of Physiology-Anatomy, University of California; Berkeley, California. March to September,1989.
Visiting Lecturer, Department of Physiological Sciences, The Medical School, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. January & February, 1988.
Addison-Wheeler Research Fellow for the Life Sciences. Durham University, England, 1984
Post-doctoral researcher in Physiology. with Prof G. Westheimer. Department of Physiology-Anatomy, University of California, Berkeley. September 1983- September 1984.
PresidentMay 2019 → 2021
Chair, National Committee for Brain and Mind1 Jan 2018 → …
Deputy Chair1 Jan 2014 → …
Honorary Professor of Vision Science1 Aug 2012 → 1 Aug 2017
President1 Feb 2006 → …
Registered Public Officer1 Apr 1997 → …
Research expertise keywords
- Behavioural and cognitive neuroscience
- Reading and reading disabilities
- Sensory processing and perception
- Visual neuroscience
- Visual perception