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Emeritus Professor Pat Michie

BA(Hons) (UNE), PhD (Macquarie)

Elected: 2013

Discipline: Psychology

Specialisation: Psychology and Cognitive Sciences, Biological Psychology, Neurobiology of Schizophrenia, Animal models of Schizophrenia, Cognitive control deficits in ageing and psychosis, Cognitive deficits following drug overdose

Profile

Emeritus Professor Pat Michie is Professor of Psychology at the University of Newcastle.  Prior to retirement she held senior appointments at the University of Newcastle ranging from Acting DVC (Research), Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) and Head of School of Psychology.  Professor Michie is a Cognitive Neuroscientist specializing in the neurobiology of schizophrenia and psychosis.  She is currently working on an animal model of schizophrenia.  Her areas of expertise include functional brain imaging, event-related brain potentials and assessments of cognitive deficits.

Appointments

Main Teaching, Research or Administrative Posts

  • Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), University of Newcastle (Feb – May 2009)
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research), University of Newcastle (2007 – 2009)
  • Acting Deputy head of Faculty, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, University of Newcastle (July – Dec 2006)
  • Assistant Dean, Research, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, University of Newcastle (2006 – 2007)
  • Head of School, School of Behavioural Sciences, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, University of Newcastle (2002 – 2003)
  • Professor of Psychology, School of Behavioural Sciences, University of Newcastle (2001 –     )
  • Professor of Psychology, Joint appointment in Psychology and in Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia (2000 – 2001)
  • Associate Professor, Joint appointment in Psychology and in Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia (1995 –     )
  • Associate Professor in Psychology, School of Behavioural Sciences, Macquarie University (1995 – 1995)

 

Awards

  • Deputy Chair of National Committee of Brain and Mind, 2013
  • Research Council (Scientific Advisory Council), Schizophrenia Research Institute, 2001 –
  • Research Council representative on NISAD Board, 2001 – 2009
  • Member of Program Development and Accreditation Advisory Group (PDAAG) of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), 2005 – 2007

Publications

Greenwood, L-M, Broyd, S, Croft, R, Todd, J, Michie P T, Johnstone, S, Murray, R, Solowij, N (in press) Chronic effects of cannabis use on the auditory mismatch negativity, in Biological Psychiatry (available online 2 July 2013)

Dassanayake, T L, Michie, p T, Jones, A, Carter, G, Mallard, T, Whyte, I (2012) Cognitive impairment in patients clinically recovered from central nervous system depressant drug overdose, in The Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 32 (4): 503-510

Nakamura, T, Michie, P T, Fulham, W R, Todd, J, Budd, T W, Schall, U, Hunter, M, Hodgson, D (2011) Epidural auditory event-related potentials in the rat to frequency and duration deviants: evidence of mismatch negativity?, in Frontiers in Psychology, 2: 367 (doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00367)

Hughes, M E, Fulham, W R, Johnston, P J, Michie, P T (2012) Stop-signal response inhibition in schizophrenia: Behavioural, event-related potential and functional neuroimaging data, in Biological Psychology, 89(1): 220-231

Whitson, L R, Karayanidis, F, Michie, P T (2012) Task practice differentially modulates task switching performance across the adult lifespan, in Acta Psychologica, 139: 124-136

Atkinson, R J, Michie, P T, Schall, U (2012) Duration Mismatch Negativity and P3a in First Episode Psychosis and Individuals at Ultra-High Risk of Psychosis, in Biological Psychiatry, 71, 2: 98-104

Contact

Contact Information

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