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Professor Redmond O'Connell

Professor in Decision Neuroscience (Psychology)

Professor in Decision Neuroscience (Trinity Inst. of Neurosciences (TCIN))

  Ageing, memory and other cognitive processes   Neurophysiology   Neuropsychology   Vision
 Neural Mechanisms for Perceptual Decisions in Humans
 Pinpointing the neural mechanisms underpinning elevated intra-subject variability in ADHD
 The impact of aging on perceptual decision making

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Symposium Co-Chair, Neuroscience Ireland Annual Meeting, Dublin 2014
Symposium Convenor and Co-Chair, 'P3, the next 50 years', International Congress of Clinical Neurophysiology, Berlin 2014
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Society for Neuroscience 2005 present
Society for Psychophysiological Research 2008 present
Neuroscience Ireland 2004 present
Francesca R. Farina, Gabija Pragulbickait", Marc Bennett, Cian Judd, Kevin Walsh, Samantha Mitchell, Redmond G. O'Connell, Robert Whelan, Contralateral delay activity is not a robust marker of cognitive function in older adults at risk of mild cognitive impairment, European Journal of Neuroscience, 2020, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
van Kempen J, Loughnane GM, Newman DP, Kelly SP, Kelly SP, Thiele A, O'Connell RG, Bellgrove MA., Behavioural and neural signatures of perceptual decision-making are modulated by pupil-linked arousal., eLife, 8, 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Loughnane GM, Brosnan MB, Barnes JJM, Dean A, Nandam SL, O'Connell RG, Bellgrove MA., Catecholamine Modulation of Evidence Accumulation during Perceptual Decision Formation: A Randomized Trial., Journal of cognitive neuroscience, 31, (7), 2019, p1044-1053 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Devine CA, Gaffney C, Loughnane GM, Kelly SP, O'Connell RG., The role of premature evidence accumulation in making difficult perceptual decisions under temporal uncertainty., eLife, 8, 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
O'Connell, R.G. and Murphy, P.R., U-turns in the brain, Nature Neuroscience, 21, (4), 2018, p461-462 , Notes: [cited By 0], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
O'Connell, R.G. and Shadlen, M.N. and Wong-Lin, K. and Kelly, S.P., Bridging Neural and Computational Viewpoints on Perceptual Decision-Making, Trends in Neurosciences, 2018, Notes: [cited By 0; Article in Press], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Dully, J. and McGovern, D.P. and O'Connell, R.G., The impact of natural aging on computational and neural indices of perceptual decision making: A review, Behavioural Brain Research, 2018, Notes: [cited By 0; Article in Press], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Steinemann NA, O'Connell RG, Kelly SP., Decisions are expedited through multiple neural adjustments spanning the sensorimotor hierarchy., Nature communications, 9, (1), 2018, p3627 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
McGovern DP, Hayes A, Kelly SP, O'Connell RG., Reconciling age-related changes in behavioural and neural indices of human perceptual decision-making., Nature human behaviour, 2, (12), 2018, p955-966 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Harty, S. and Murphy, P.R. and Robertson, I.H. and O'Connell, R.G., Parsing the neural signatures of reduced error detection in older age, NeuroImage, 161, 2017, p43-55 , Notes: [cited By 0], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI

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Award Date
European Research Council Consolidator Grant 2020-2025 2020
Elected Fellow at Trinity College Dublin 2016
European Research Council Starting Grant 2015-2020 2015
Enterprise Ireland Innovation Award 2015
NARSAD Young Investigator Award 2014
Irish Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship 2011
Irish Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship 2003-2006 2003