Diagnosis in Operational Contexts

Diagnosis in Operational Contexts

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Opening Date

20 May 2019 12am AEST 

Closing Date

15 Nov 2019 11pm AEDT 

Scholarship available to



Building on the existing research within our laboratory, this scholarship will enable students to investigate diagnostic skills across a range of operational contexts, including sport, medicine, allied health, energy, and/or transport. Students will have the opportunity to develop skills in the administration of the EXPERT Intensive Skills Evaluation (EXPERTise 2.0) software platform, functional near infrared spectroscopy, electroencephalography, eye tracking, and will have access to Macquarie University’s state-of-the-art Integrated Simulation Hub. Our team has strong relationships with industry, and students will have the opportunity to translate the outcomes of their research and form strong industry partnerships.

Students with a background in organisational psychology or organisational behaviour are particularly encouraged to apply.


This scholarship is available to eligible candidates to undertake a direct entry 3-year PhD program.

Scholarship Components

The scholarship is comprised of a Tuition Fee Offset and a Living Allowance Stipend. The value and tenure of the scholarship is a “MQRES” full-time stipend rate of $28,092 per annum (in 2020 tax exempt for up to 3 years - indexed annually).

Contact Details

Name: Professor Mark Wiggins
Email: Mark.wiggins@mq.edu.au
Phone: 02 9850 9705

How to Apply

For information on how to apply, select the "How to Apply" button below.

Please note, at the start of your application you should select the scholarship type of "HDR Project/Supervisor Specific Scholarship".

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