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Researcher: Adam, A (Dr Andrea Adam)

Fields of Research

Higher education
Educational psychology
Other education
Behavioural neuroscience
Human information interaction and retrieval
Teacher education and professional development of educators
Human resources management
Memory and attention
English and literacy curriculum and pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Industrial and organisational psychology (incl. human factors)
Rail transportation and freight services

Research Objectives

Learner and learning
Road safety
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Application software packages
Teacher and instructor development
Other education and training
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Equity and access to education
Clinical health
Higher education
Policies and development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A framework for integrating concept maps into higher-order learning units in IT education; 26th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2014)
Digital storytelling in Australia: Academic Perspectives and Reflections; Arts and Humanities in Higher Education
Engagement with the Learning Process in First-Year Psychology Classes; APS: Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference
Engagement with the learning process in first-year psychology classes; 43rd Annual Conference of the Australian Psychological Society
ERP indices of attention correlate poorly with standard neuropsychological tests in a normal population; 32nd Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference
Exploring possibilities for practice. Proceedings of the 7th Teaching Matters Annual Conference (online); Teaching Matters 2008
Is Error Negativity Task Specific?; Clinical EEG and Neuroscience
Nurses' responses to workplace verbal abuse: A scenario study of the impact of situational and individual factors; Research and Practice in Human Resource Management
Partnerships for learning on campus and beyond; Teaching Matters 2009
Planning sustainable peer learning programs: An application and reflection; International Journal of First the Year in Higher Education
Proceedings of the 6th Teaching Matters Conference - Showcasing Innovation; Showcasing Innovation
Tertiary Numeracy Enquiry
The Effects of Glucose on Attention in a Driving Based Task; The 6th Annual Joint Meeting of ECNS and ISNIP
The Quantification of Ne: A Comparison of Methods; The 6th Annual Joint Meeting of ECNS and ISNIP
The value of an open, early academic development program to students' transition and first year experience: The UTAS UniStart program; The International Journal of the First Year in Higher Education
Towards a model first year experience - a staff perspective; HERDSA
Towards the effective use of multiple displays in teaching and learning environments; 26th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2014)
Why do they come? A review of individual student learning appointments; Pacific Rim First Year in Higher Education Conference

Research Projects

An Australasian Association for Academic Developers: Concept testing; Council of Australasian University Leaders in Learning and Teaching (CAULLT)
Good and Bad Apples in the Workplace: Understanding the Attentional Consequences of Working with Deviant Individuals; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

An ERP Investigation of Response-related Processes
The Effects of Latent-Trait-Anxiety on Attentional Processing- An ERP Investigation