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Stuart Johnstone

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • University of Wollongong
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Professor Johnstone is a researcher and lecturer at the University of Wollongong. After completing his undergraduate studies and PhD at the University of Wollongong, and a post-doctoral role in the Department of Psychological Medicine at University of Sydney, he took up an academic appointment in the School of Psychology at the University of Wollongong in 1999. Prof Johnstone's main research interests include (1) Using brain electrical activity measures such as EEG and event-related potentials to understand processes (e.g. attention and inhibition) and disorders (e.g. children with AD/HD), and (2) cognitive and neurocognitive training to improve functioning.

Recent publications

  • Perspectives on Placebo: The Psychology of Neurofeedback

    • Thornton K
  • Caffeine and opening the eyes have additive effects on resting arousal measures

    • Barry R
    • Clarke A
    • Johnstone S

Professional experience


University of Wollongong

July 1999 - Present

Research Officer

University of Sydney

December 1998 - June 1999(7 months)



University of Wollongong

February 1995 - February 1999(4 years)


University of Wollongong

February 1991 - October 1994(4 years)