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Dr Lisa Wise

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Biography

Lisa's PhD and post-doctoral research investigated auditory spatial coding and multisensory integration in cats, bats and owls. Lisa spent a number of years as an academic in neuroscience and psychology at Monash University, before working as a web application and elearning specialist at Monash University and at the University of Melbourne, with a particular focus on the use of simulation in training. Over the past decade, Lisa returned to cognitive science research with DSTO colleagues and at Swinburne University, where she teaches cognitive psychology, sport psychology and human factors and undertakes research into digital technologies and training, and the cognitive ergonomics of expert skilled performance.

Research interests

Cognitive Science; Human Factors Psychology; Multisensory integration; Self-Regulation and Attention; Expert Skilled Performance; Human Computer Interactions; Digital Technologies and Training; Online and Blended Learning

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Coordinating Supervisor.

Honours

Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Educational Technology And Computing - 130306
  • Sensory Processes, Perception And Performance - 170112
  • Computer Perception, Memory And Attention - 170201

Teaching areas

Cognitive Psychology;Human Computer Interactions;Sport Psychology

Awards

  • 2013, Swinburne, FLSS Award for Scholarship of Learning and Teaching, Swinburne University
  • 1996, Other, Vice Chancellor's Special Commendation for Distinguished Teaching, Monash University

Publications

Also published as: Wise, Lisa; Wise, L.; Wise, L. Z.; Wise, Lisa Z.
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2014: Implications of Future Technological Environments *; Defence Science and Technology Organisation
  • 2013: Perceptual cognitive and attentional mechanism for human machine interface technologies *; University of Melbourne (for Contracts)
  • 2012: Provision of Support on Training & Training Environments *; Defence Science and Technology Organisation
  • 2010: Development of cognitive skills and spatial awareness to inform training system design *; Defence Science and Technology Organisation
  • 2009: Cognitive Skills Training and Application of Base Studies - Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) *; Defence Science and Technology Organisation

* Chief Investigator


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