Professor Tom Johnstone
- School of Health Sciences
- Centre for Human Psychopharmacology
- Centre for Mental Health
- Department of Health and Medical Sciences
- Department of Psychological Sciences
- ATC936 Hawthorn campus
- ORCID profile
Following a BSc in physics at the University of Western Australia, Tom completed postgraduate research in cognitive science and psychology jointly at the University of Western Australia and University of Geneva, before postdoctoral research in cognitive neuroscience at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For the last 11 years Tom has been at the University of Reading in the UK, where he headed the brain imaging facility.
Tom’s research focusses on the neural basis of cognition and emotion, in particular the role of cognitive and attentional processes in regulating emotion, and the interactions between the brain and the body that underlie emotional processes. His research includes studies of emotion regulation in healthy populations as well as in psychopathology, pain disorders and addiction.
Tom's methodological focus is on developing data acquisition and analysis methods to integrate functional MRI, EEG and peripheral psychophysiology with behavioural measures. Tom is an enthusiastic supporter of interdisciplinary, open and collaborative science.
Biomedical science; Cognitive Psychology; Neuroscience; Psychological Measurement; Medical Devices and Diagnostics; Cognitive Psychology; Neuroscience; Psychological Measurement; Signal and Image Processing
PhD candidate and honours supervision
Higher degrees by research
Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.
Available to supervise honours students.
Also published as: Johnstone, Tom; Johnstone, T.; Johnstone, Iain; Johnstone, I.; Johnstone, I. T.; Johnstone, Iain Thomas; Johnstone, Thomas
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Recent research grants awarded
- 2021: Australian Electrophysiology Data Analytics PlaTform (AEDAPT) *; Australian Research Data Commons
- 2019: Road Empathy: Understanding and evaluating campaigns for behaviour chanqe in behaviour drivers and VRUs *; ACT Road Safety Fund Grants Program
* Chief Investigator
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