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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of Queensland

Research

Research keywords

  • Cognition
  • Cognitive development
  • Memory

Research expertise

Memory

Cognition

Cognitive Development

Languages

  • English

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
170199Psychology Not Elsewhere Classified55
170299Cognitive Science Not Elsewhere Classified35
080199Artificial Intelligence And Image Processing Not Elsewhere Classified10

Memberships

Body relevant to professional practice.

  • Registered Psychologist - NSW PsychologistsRegistration Board

Other

  • Member - Australasian Experimental Psychology Society
  • Member - Australasian Human Development Association
  • Member - Psychonomic Society

Awards

Distinction.

1993University Medal
University of Queensland (Australia)

Research Award.

1999Faculty Postdoctoral Research Award
University of Queensland (Australia)
1993Australian Postgraduate Award
Commonwealth Government (Australia)

Administrative

Administrative expertise

Assistant Dean Teaching and Learning, Faculty of Science and IT

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology

Teaching expertise

Memory and Cognition

Cognitive and Physical Development

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Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2008Chalmers KA, Burt JS, 'Phonological and semantic information in adults' orthographic learning', Acta Psychologica, 128 162-175 (2008) [C1]
2005Chalmers KA, 'Basis of recency and frequency judgements of novel faces: Generalised strength or episode-specific memories?', Memory, 13 484-498 (2005) [C1]
2003Chalmers KA, Humphreys MS, 'Experimental manipulation of prior experience: Effects on item and associative recognition', Memory, 11 233-246 (2003) [C1]
2003Chalmers KA, Halford GS, 'Young children's understanding of oddity: reducing complexity by simple oddity and 'most different' strategies', Cognitive Development, 18 1-23 (2003) [C1]
2006Chalmers KA, Grogan MJ, 'Developmental differences in judgements of recency and frequency: Quantitative or qualitative?', Cognitive Development, 21 72-79 (2006) [C1]
2010Freeman EE, Heathcote AJ, Chalmers KA, Hockley W, 'Item effects in recognition memory for words', Journal of Memory and Language, 62 1-18 (2010) [C1]
1997Chalmers KA, Humphreys MS, Dennis S, 'A naturalistic study of the word frequency effect in episodic recognition', Memory and Cognition, 25 780-784 (1997) [C1]

Co-authors: Simon Dennis

1998Chalmers KA, Humphreys MS, 'Role of generalized and episode specific memories in the word frequency effect in recognition', Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 25 610-632 (1998) [C1]
2000Humphreys MS, Dennis S, Chalmers KA, Finnigan S, 'Dual processes in recognition: Does a focus on measurement operations provide a sufficient foundation?', Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 7 593-603 (2000) [C1]

Co-authors: Simon Dennis

1999Oei TPS, Dingle G, Sweeton J, Chalmers KA, 'Psychometric properties of a quitting time for alcohol questionnaire: Factor structure, reliability, and validity', Addictive Behaviors, 25 780-784 (1999) [C1]

Publications

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Journal article (20 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Leonard A, Hutchesson M, Patterson A, Collins C, Chalmers K, 'Recruitment and retention of young women into nutrition research studies: Practical considerations', Trials, 15 (2014)
2014Leonard AJ, Chalmers KA, Collins CE, Patterson AJ, 'A study of the effects of latent iron deficiency on measures of cognition: a pilot randomised controlled trial of iron supplementation in young women.', Nutrients, 6 2419-2435 (2014)
2014Leonard AJ, Collins CE, Patterson AJ, Chalmers KA, 'Comparison of two doses of elemental iron in the treatment of latent iron deficiency: Efficacy, side effects and blinding capabilities', Nutrients, 6 1394-1405 (2014)
2013Leonard AJ, Patterson AJ, Collins CE, Chalmers KA, 'Is soluble transferrin receptor a useful marker in early stage iron deficiency?', e-SPEN Journal, (2013) [C1]
2013Greig AJ, Patterson AJ, Collins CE, Chalmers KA, 'Iron deficiency, cognition, mental health and fatigue in women of childbearing age: a systematic review', Journal of Nutritional Science, 2 1-14 (2013) [C1]
2012Chalmers KA, Knuiman MW, Divitini ML, Bruce DG, Olynyk JK, Milward AE, 'Long-term mortality risks associated with mild anaemia in older persons: The Busselton health study', Age and Ageing, 41 759-764 (2012) [C1]

Co-authors: Liz Milward

2010Freeman EE, Heathcote AJ, Chalmers KA, Hockley W, 'Item effects in recognition memory for words', Journal of Memory and Language, 62 1-18 (2010) [C1]
2008Chalmers KA, Burt JS, 'Phonological and semantic information in adults' orthographic learning', Acta Psychologica, 128 162-175 (2008) [C1]
2006Chalmers KA, Grogan MJ, 'Developmental differences in judgements of recency and frequency: Quantitative or qualitative?', Cognitive Development, 21 72-79 (2006) [C1]
2005Chalmers KA, 'Basis of recency and frequency judgements of novel faces: Generalised strength or episode-specific memories?', Memory, 13 484-498 (2005) [C1]
2004Burt JS, Chalmers KA, 'Adults' acquisition of new lexical representations', Australian Journal of Psychology, 56 108 (2004) [C3]
2003Chalmers KA, Humphreys MS, 'Experimental manipulation of prior experience: Effects on item and associative recognition', Memory, 11 233-246 (2003) [C1]
2003Chalmers KA, Halford GS, 'Young children's understanding of oddity: reducing complexity by simple oddity and 'most different' strategies', Cognitive Development, 18 1-23 (2003) [C1]
2003Chalmers KA, 'Effects of familiarisation on judgments of recency and frequency of novel faces', Australian Journal of Psychology, 55 75 (2003) [C3]
2003Chalmers K, 'The abstracts of the 1st New South Wales APS State Conference - 23-25 May 2003 - Newcastle City Hall, New South Wales', AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY, 55 98-98 (2003)
2001Chalmers KA, 'Memory for novel faces', Australian Journal of Psychology, 46 (2001) [C3]
2000Humphreys MS, Dennis S, Chalmers KA, Finnigan S, 'Dual processes in recognition: Does a focus on measurement operations provide a sufficient foundation?', Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 7 593-603 (2000) [C1]

Co-authors: Simon Dennis

1999Oei TPS, Dingle G, Sweeton J, Chalmers KA, 'Psychometric properties of a quitting time for alcohol questionnaire: Factor structure, reliability, and validity', Addictive Behaviors, 25 780-784 (1999) [C1]
1998Chalmers KA, Humphreys MS, 'Role of generalized and episode specific memories in the word frequency effect in recognition', Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 25 610-632 (1998) [C1]
1997Chalmers KA, Humphreys MS, Dennis S, 'A naturalistic study of the word frequency effect in episodic recognition', Memory and Cognition, 25 780-784 (1997) [C1]

Co-authors: Simon Dennis

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Conference (46 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Leonard AJ, Patterson AJ, Collins CE, Chalmers KA, 'The effects of dietary iron intake on iron status in young women', Australasian Medical Journal, Brisbane, Australia (2013) [E3]
2013Leonard AJ, Patterson A, Collins CE, Chalmers KA, 'The effects of nutrition knowledge on dietary iron intake in young women', Australasian Medical Journal, Brisbane, Australia (2013) [E3]
2013Tollemache JP, Tolan GA, Tehan G, Chalmers KA, 'The Effects of Phonological and Semantic Associations on Short-Term Memory', Abstracts of the 54th Psychonomic Society, Toronto, Canada (2013)
2013Chalmers KA, 'Recognition memory for familiar and unfamiliar words: Is it all a matter of confidence?', Abstracts of the 54th Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Toronto, Canada (2013)
2012Patterson AJ, Greig AJ, Chalmers KA, Collins CE, 'The effects of non-amaemic iron deficiency on cognitive functioning: A double-blinded, placebo controlled trial of iron supplementation in women of childbearing. A study on acceptability and feasibility', Nutrition & Dietetics: Special Issue: Dietitians Association of Australia 16th International Congress of Dietetics, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E3]
2012Chalmers KA, Turon HE, 'Effect of visual cue type and learning instructions on source memory for pictures: Does binding ability explain source-monitoring performance?', Combined Abstracts of 2012 Australian Psychology Conferences, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E3]
2012Chalmers KA, Turon HE, 'Source monitoring for color information: Accuracy is higher for intrinsic than extrinsic features', Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota (2012) [E3]
2011Chalmers KA, 'Memory for foils: An effect of source constrained retrieval or difficulty of discrimination?', Abstracts of the 38th Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Auckland (2011) [E3]
2011McKay PJ, Chalmers KA, Karayanidis F, Sanday D, 'A longitudinal investigation of the development of executive function during childhood', The Abstracts of the 38th Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Auckland (2011) [E3]

Co-authors: Frini Karayanidis

2011Greig AJ, Patterson AJ, Collins CE, Chalmers KA, 'Effects of non-anaemic iron deficiency on cognition, mental health and fatigue in women of childbearing age: A systematic review', Australasian Medical Journal, Queenstown, NZ (2011) [E3]
2011Greig AJ, Patterson AJ, Collins CE, Chalmers KA, 'The effects of non-anaemic iron deficiency on cognitive functioning: A double-blind, placebo controlled trial of iron supplementation in women of childbearing age. A pilot study on acceptability and feasibility', Australasian Medical Journal, Queenstown, NZ (2011) [E3]
2011Chalmers KA, 'Memory for foils: Effects of depth of processing and word frequency', Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society 52nd Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA (2011) [E3]
2010Carrick CE, Chalmers KA, 'Development of Airmanship', Managing Safety - Maximising Performance: Symposium Proceedings, Brighton Beach (2010) [E1]

Co-authors: Kirstie Carrick

2010Kabi R, Chalmers KA, 'Safety management training in small aircraft operations: Who do you trust?', Managing Safety - Maximising Performance: Symposium Proceedings, Brighton Beach (2010) [E1]
2010Carrick CE, Chalmers KA, 'Airmanship: Voices from an on-line survey', Managing Safety - Maximising Performance: Symposium Proceedings, Brighton Beach (2010) [E1]

Co-authors: Kirstie Carrick

2010Kabi R, Chalmers KA, 'Safety management in small aircraft operations: What pilots know, believe and do', Managing Safety - Maximising Performance: Symposium Proceedings, Brighton Beach (2010) [E1]
2010Kabi R, Chalmers KA, 'Same skies, different flight plans? Human factors and safety management experiences from Australian small aircraft flight operations', 33rd Australian Transport Research Forum. Paper Archive, Canberra, ACT (2010) [E1]
2010Kabi R, Chalmers KA, 'Change management and trust in safety critical environments: Small plane safety culture', Abstracts of the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E3]
2010Hickey J, Chalmers KA, 'Reaction time: Does it tell the whole story during development?', Combined Abstracts of 2010 Australian Psychology Conferences, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E3]
2010Reece N, Heathcote AJ, Michie PT, Chalmers KA, Cohen M, 'Cued-recall and recognition memory impairment in chronic schizophrenia for words and faces', Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, Sydney, Australia (2010) [E3]
2010McKay PJ, Chalmers KA, Karayanidis F, Sanday D, 'Do all components of executive function follow the same path? An investigation of the development of working memory, shifting, and response inhibition during childhood', Combined Abstracts of 2010 Australian Psychology Conferences, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E3]

Co-authors: Frini Karayanidis

2009McKay PJ, Chalmers KA, Karayanidis F, Sanday D, 'An investigation of the development pathways of executive functions during the childhood and adolescent years', Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research Annual Conference 2009: Conference Handbook with Program and Abstracts, Canberra, ACT (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Frini Karayanidis

2009Hickey J, Chalmers KA, 'The development of intelligence, working memory and processing speed during childhood', Combined Abstracts of 2009 Australian Psychology Conferences, Wollongong, NSW (2009) [E3]
2009Chalmers KA, Bora B, 'Learning at study versus learning at test: Does familiarity matter?', Abstracts of the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA (2009) [E3]
2009Chalmers KA, 'Children's memory for pictures of nameable objects: Effects of age, test delay and age-of-acquisition', Combined Abstracts of 2009 Australian Psychology Conferences, Wollongong, NSW (2009) [E3]
2009Turon HE, Chalmers KA, 'How age and cue type affects performance on an external source monitoring task', Combined Abstracts of 2009 Australian Psychology Conferences, Wollongong, NSW (2009) [E3]
2008Reece N, Heathcote AJ, Michie PT, Chalmers KA, Cohen M, 'Long-term memory impairment in schizophrenia: Investigating a retrieval deficit for words and faces', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, Newcastle, NSW (2008) [E3]
2008Turon HE, Chalmers KA, 'The development of source monitoring in children: Contributions of working memory and binding ability', International Journal of Psychology, Berlin, Germany (2008) [E3]
2008Chalmers KA, McKay P, 'Metamemory judgements for faces, nameable pictures and abstract art', International Journal of Psychology, Berlin, Germany (2008) [E3]
2007Bohlscheid EE, Chalmers KA, Heathcote AJ, Hockley W, 'N-effects in recognition memory: The effect of non-words at test', Abstracts of the 34th Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Canberra, ACT (2007) [E3]

Co-authors: Andrew Heathcote

2007Chalmers KA, Turon HE, 'The 'testing effect' in recognition memory', Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society. 48th Annual Meeting, Long Beach, Calif. (2007) [E3]
2007Chalmers KA, Turon HE, 'Effects of item familiarity and study duration on the 'testing effect' in recognition memory', Abstracts of the 34th Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Canberra, ACT (2007) [E3]
2006Heathcote AJ, Hockley WE, Bohlscheid EE, Chalmers KA, 'Lexical status effects in recognition memory', Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Memory, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E3]

Co-authors: Andrew Heathcote

2006Turon HE, Chalmers KA, 'The pseudoword effect in recognition memory: effects of word frequency and study duration', Australian Journal of Psychology, V58 Suppl: Proceedings of the 33rd Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Brisbane, Queensland (2006) [E3]
2006Bohlscheid EE, Chalmers KA, Heathcote AJ, Hockley WE, 'The Effect of Study Task on Recognition of Words and Nonwords', Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society V11, Proceedings of the 47th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Houston, Texas (2006) [E3]

Co-authors: Andrew Heathcote

2006Bohlscheid EE, Chalmers KA, Heathcote AJ, 'Reflections on the mirror effect: word/nonword comparisons in recognition memory', Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Memory, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E3]

Co-authors: Andrew Heathcote

2006Chalmers KA, Turon HE, 'The generality of the pseudoword effect in recognition memory', Abstracts of The Psychonomic Society, V11 (58) Proceedings of the 47th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Houston, Texas (2006) [E3]
2006Chalmers KA, Turon HE, 'The pseudoword effect', Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Memory, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E3]
2006Bohlscheid EE, Chalmers KA, Heathcote AJ, Hockley WE, 'Reflections on the mirror effect: Comparisons of word frequency and nonword pronounceability', Australian Journal of Psychology V58, Suppl: Proceedings of the 33rd Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Brisbane (2006) [E3]
2006Chalmers KA, Boee T, 'Memory for pictures of faces and pictures of common objects: a comparison of list discrimination and recognition decisions', Australian Journal of Psychology, V58 Suppl: Proceedings of the 33rd Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Brisbane, Queensland (2006) [E3]
2005Chalmers KA, 'Environmental context effects in episodic recognition of novel faces', Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society 46th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada (2005) [E3]
2005Chalmers KA, Petersen B, 'Effects of multiple study contexts on false recognition of pictures: Evidence for developmental differences in recognition memory', Australian Journal of Psychology: Combined Abstracts of 2005 Australian Psychology Conferences - The Abstracts of the 14th Biennial Australasian Human Development Conference, Perth, Australia (2005) [E3]
2005Chalmers KA, 'Context effects in recognition memory', Australian Journal of Psychology, V57, suppl: Proceedings of the 32nd Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference, Parkville, Victoria (2005) [E3]
2003Chalmers KA, 'Familiarization of Novel Faces: Effects on Judgments of Recency and Frequency', Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, Vancouver, BC, Canada (2003) [E3]
2003Chalmers KA, 'The Abstracts of the 1st New South Wales APS State Conference', The Abstracts of the 1st New South Wales APS State Conference, Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle (2003) [E4]
2002Chalmers KA, 'Word frequency effects in judgments of recency and frequency', Combined Abstracts of 2002 Australian Psychology Conferences, Adelaide, S.Australia (2002) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants14
Total funding$321,839

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2014 (1 grants)

Are short and long term memory really different systems? A context-based alternative $8,778
Funding Body: Keats Endowment Research Fund

Project Team
Doctor Emily Freeman, Professor Simon Dennis, Doctor Kerry Chalmers, Mr Adam Osth
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$8,77820142014
GNo:G1400745

2013 (1 grants)

Are two processes one too many? A state-trace analysis of recognition memory for familiar and unfamiliar words.$12,500
Funding Body: Keats Endowment Research Fund

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers, Doctor Emily Freeman
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$12,50020132013
GNo:G1201245

2011 (1 grants)

Music as a memory aid in Alzheimer's Disease. $30,000
Funding Body: Alzheimers Australia Research Foundation Limited

SchemeRole
Hazel Hawke Research Grant in Dementia CareInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$30,00020112012
GNo:177589524

2010 (1 grants)

The effects of non-anaemic iron deficiency on cognition, fatigue and mental health: a blinded randomised controlled trial of iron supplementation in women of childbearing age$111,460
Funding Body: Meat and Livestock Australia

Project Team
Doctor Amanda Patterson, Doctor Kerry Chalmers, Professor Clare Collins
SchemeRole
Human Nutrition Research ProgramInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$111,46020102010
GNo:G1000419

2008 (1 grants)

Developmental trajectories of cognitive control and relationship to psychological profile$13,700
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Associate Professor Frini Karayanidis, Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Pilot GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$13,70020082008
GNo:G0189100

2007 (2 grants)

Is the triad relationship of intelligence in working memory and processing speed psychometrically detectable during childhood developmental stages?$6,402
Funding Body: Keats Endowment Research Fund

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers, Professor Andrew Heathcote
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,40220072007
GNo:G0188389

48th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Hyatt Regency, Long Beach, California, USA, 15/11/2007 - 18/11/2007$1,700
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70020072007
GNo:G0188181

2006 (1 grants)

47th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Hilton Americas - Houston, Houston, Texas, 16/11/2006 - 19/11/2006$2,200
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,20020062006
GNo:G0186966

2005 (1 grants)

46th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 10-13 November 2005$1,705
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70520052005
GNo:G0185862

2004 (2 grants)

Studies of lexical contagion: Interaction between lexical and episodic memory$105,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Andrew Heathcote, Doctor Kerry Chalmers, Professor W Hockley
SchemeRole
Discovery ProjectsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$105,00020042006
GNo:G0182825

Are different memory systems responsible for different forms of memory?$11,904
Funding Body: Keats Endowment Research Fund

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$11,90420042004
GNo:G0184933

2003 (2 grants)

Visit of Dr William Hockley, 15 January 2003 to 28 February 2003$5,560
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Visitor GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$5,56020032003
GNo:G0182650

44th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Vancouver, Canada. 6-9 Nov 2003$1,930
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,93020032003
GNo:G0183614

2002 (1 grants)

Is there evidence for age-related changes in episodic memory during childhood years?$9,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Kerry Chalmers
SchemeRole
Early Career Researcher GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$9,00020022002
GNo:G0181747
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions9
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL2.88

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20122018PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorEvaluating Mood and Cognition Throughout the Stages of Natural Menopause Using the STRAW Classification System of Reproductive Aging.
20112015PhD (Nutrition & Dietetics)Co-SupervisorIron Deficiency in Young Australian Women: Role of Dietary Iron Knowledge and Intake, and the effects on Cognition
20102015PhD (Psychology - Science)Co-SupervisorThe Impact of Environmental Factors on Reading Acquisition in Children with Working Memory Deficits
20102014PhD (Psychology - Science)Co-SupervisorRecognition Memory: Accuracy, Confidence, and Decision Time
20092010PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorFluid intelligence and its role in the 21st Century
20082013PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorThe development of Executive Function during childhood
20082011PhD (Clinical Psychology)Co-SupervisorPerformance on the Task-Switching Paradigm in Childhood: The Contribution of Executive Function Components and Relation to Problem Behaviour
20072010PhD (Clinical Psychology)Co-SupervisorLong-Term Memory Performance in Schizophrenia
19992010PhD (Aviation & Technology)Sole SupervisorAirmanship in Australian Aviation

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2013PhD (Psychology - Science)Co-SupervisorAssessing Latent Dimensionality in Psychological Research
2012Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Co-SupervisorPredictors and Mediators of Mental Health Decline in Older Australian Women
2012PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorSource Monitoring for Pictures: An Exploration of Factors which Affect Performance
2011Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorWorking Memory and Fluid Intelligence: The Role of Processing Speed?
2010Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorEffects of Training on Remember-Know and Confidence Ratings for Very Low- and High-Frequency Words
2010Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorMemory for distracters: An effect of Source Constrained Retrieval or Level of Performance?
2009Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorExternal Source Monitoring: The Effects of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Source and the Role of Working Memory
2009Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorImproving Adult Visual Source Memory Performance: The Role of Encoding Instructions and Binding Strategy
2009PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorRegularities of Recognition Memory: An Examination of the Pseudoword Effect, the Structural Regularity Hypothesis, and the Neighbourhood Density Mirror Effect
2007Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorDo Global Metamemory Judgments Predict Recognition Memory for
2007Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorSpan tasks and their relationship with long-term memory
2007Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorRecognition Memory for Familiar and Unfamiliar Words: Effect of Word Frequency and Encoding
2007Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorEffects of Word Frequency and Orthographical Distinctiveness on Recognition Memory
2006Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorEpisodic memory development in childhood: Integrating information from multiple contexts
2006Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe Effects of Phonological Encoding on Recognition Memory for Words and Nonwords
2006Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe effect of test-delay and age-of-acquisition on the development of recognition memory in children
2006Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe effect of presentation frequency on recognition and list discrimination judgments for novel pictures and faces
2006Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe effect of study duration on recognition and list discrimination of pictures and novel faces
2006Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe development of episodic memory in early childhood: Long versus mixed test delay
2005Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorUsing the recognition and list discrimination paradigms to investigate episodic memory for novel faces and pictures
2005Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorRecognition Memory for Very Low-Frequency Words and Nonwords: The Effect of Three-Phase Experimental Designs and Word Characteristics
2005Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorBackground Context Effects on Memory for Faces and Occupation Labels in an Associative Recognition Task
2005Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorNovel Faces or Novel Places? The Conditions Required for Environmental Context Effects in Face Recognition
2005Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe Pseudoword Effect in Recognition Memory: Effects of Word Frequency and Study Duration.
2004Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Co-SupervisorPhonemic Similarity in Long-Term Episodic Memory
2003Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorPre-exposure of novel faces presented with a name versus other biographical information: Effects on episodic recognition
2003Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe role of meaning and familiarity in recognition of very rare words
2003Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorEffects of multiple study contexts on false recognition of pictures
2002Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorAge Related Differences in Young Children's Perfomance of Episodic Memory Tasks
2002Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorThe basis of frequency and recency judgements during childhood
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Dr Kerry Chalmers

Work Phone(02) 4921 5757
Fax(02) 4921 6906
Email
PositionSenior Lecturer
School of Psychology
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaPsychology
Office
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Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/kerry-chalmers