Elizabeth Puhakka, whose thesis was entitled "Parenting Skills Assessment: Beyond Self-Report." Elizabeth was supervised by Paul Harnett.
Marguerite O'Haire, whose thesis was on the topic of "Animal-Assisted Intervention for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their Peers." Maggie’s supervisor was Virginia Slaughter.
Airong Zhang, whose thesis was entitled "Negotiating minority group identity: The role of intergroup relations and changing intergroup dynamics". Airong's thesis was supervised by Jolanda Jetten.
Miguel Rodriguez, whose PhD thesis was entitled "Mapping the Genetic Architecture of Subcortical Brain Anatomy". Miguel's thesis was supervised by Nick Martin at QIMR.
Anita Vuckovic, whose PhD thesis entitled "Dynamic decision making: Development and application of formal decision-making frameworks" was passed by the Graduate School with no corrections required. Well done to Anita and to her supervisor Andrew Neal.
Brooke Andrew graduated with a PhD in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. Her thesis was entitled "Cognitive Functioning Following Chemotherapy Treatment For Breast Cancer: A Two-Year Prospective, Longitudinal Study" and she was supervised by Ken McFarland.
Julianne Gardner graduated with a PhD in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. Her thesis was entitled "An Investigation of Motivation and Goal Setting After Acquired Brain Injury: Implications for Rehabilitation." Julianne was supervised by Ken McFarland.
Sashenka Milston, whose thesis is titled "The role of empathy in the observation and execution of simple motor movements: A social cognitive neuroscience approach." Sashenka was supervised by Eric Vanman.
Dana Schneider, whose thesis was supervised by Paul Dux. The title is: "The efficient social brain: Exploring implicit theory of mind processing."
David Butler, whose thesis, entitled "Investigating the neurological processes involved in visual self-recognition using mirrors, photographs, non-identical twins, and hominoid comparative neuroanatomy" was supervised by Thomas Suddendorf.
Sophie Lindquist, whose thesis, entitled "Mind wandering during lectures: Observations of the prevalence and correlates of attentional lapses, and their relationships with task characteristics and memory" was supervised by John McLean.
Claire Chandler, who has completed requirements for the PhD in Clinical Psychology. Claire's thesis, supervised by Jeannie Sheffield, is titled "Being a foster carer in Queensland: Using qualitative and quantitative research methods to explore this experience and to tailor a parenting intervention for carers."
Ameneh Shahaeian, whose PhD thesis entitled "Developing an understanding of mind: A view across cultures" has been passed by the Graduate School. Ameneh was co-supervised by Mark Nielsen and Virginia Slaughter.
Meg Richardson, whose PhD thesis entitled "Parents' loss and grief in the context of youth mental illness" has been passed by the Graduate School. Meg was supervised by Vanessa Cobham.
Beth O'Brien-Mcinally, whose thesis, entitled "Rejection, mood, and social interaction: Clarifying the effect of interpersonal rejection on mood while exploring social repercussions in new contexts" was supervised by Eric Vanman.
Merryn Constable whose PhD thesis titled "Affective action: Interactions between emotion and social processing in the motor system" was supervised by Ada Kritikos.