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.
Current PhD students
The effect of probiotics on fear retention in a rodent model of early-life stress
The Effect of Prenatal Exposure to Fluoxetine on the Development of Fear Memory.
Stress leaves a lasting mark on the mother: Investigating the effects of previous maternal separation on the dam and subsequent infant rat offspring.
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 (2017)
Biomarkers of individual differences in infantile amnesia
The effect of D-cycloserine on the retention and renewal of fear extinction in adolescent rodents consuming a high fat and high sugar diet (supervised by Kathryn Baker)
The effect of juvenile fear memory reactivation on extinction retention in adolescence (supervised by Kathryn Baker)