Research Assistants


Arwen is currently involved in the Learning to Talk project with Associate Professor Caroline Jones. She is also undertaking a Masters, investigating the relation between acoustic an articulatory variation in vowels.
Arwen Blackwood Ximenes
Maria is a Research Assistant in the Western Sydney University BabyLab.
Maria Christou-Ergos
Jaidine is one of our research assistants working with research participants in Katherine and surrounding communities in the Northern Territory. She contributes local understandings to research design, ethics and other aspects of the research process.
Paola Escudero
Caitlin is a Research Assistant in our Speech and Language program.
Caitlin Hooper
Gloria is a Research Assistant in the MARCS BabyLab and is collaborating in various projects under the supervision of Associate Professor Paola Escudero.
Gloria Escobar 2
Peta is a research assistant in our Music Cognition and Action program. She is also completing her Phd thesis titled "Underlying Social, Cognitive and Neural Mechanisms of Joint Action”.
Peta Mills
Scott is a Research Assistant in the Western Sydney University BabyLab and is currently involved in the Seeds of Literacy project.
Scott O'Loughlin
Valeria is a Research Assistant in the Western Sydney University BabyLab. Her research project is based on word generalisation and adaptation to unfamiliar accents.
Valeria Peretokina
Nicole is a Research Assistant in the Western Sydney University BabyLab and is currently involved in a number of infant behavioural studies under the supervision of Associate Professor Paola Escudero and Dr Karen Mulak.
Nicole Traynor 2