Current Post-Doctoral Research Associates
PhD, Monash University
DECRA project – Impaired fear inhibition in adolescence: An imbalance in the brain?
Developmental Analysis of CRH-projecting neurons after early life stress.
Gabe King, PhD UNSW
Working on an ARC-funded Discovery Project (Graham & Richardson) looking at FGF2 as a biomarker of individual differences in responses to stress in humans
Current PhD students
The Effect of Prenatal Exposure to Fluoxetine on the Development of Fear Memory.
Individual Differences in Extinction of Fear – Behaviour and Biomarkers.
The Effect of Prenatal Stress on Social Development in Infant Rat Pups and their Mothers.
Examining developmental differences in fear generalisation after early life stress
PKMζ and the Maintenance of Fear Memories in Infancy.
The role of the endocannabinoid system in fear extinction in adolescent rats.
The effect of chronic stress on adolescent human and non-human behaviour, brain function, and genetic regulation
Current Honours students (2018)
Predicting fear across development
FGF2 and fear extinction in adolescence
Neural mechanisms underlying infantile amnesia
Extinction in female adolescent rats (supervised by Kathryn Baker)
The effect of diet on extinction in adolescence (supervised by Kathryn Baker)