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  • Bond University, Faculty of Society and Design

    4229 Gold Coast

    Australia

Accepting PhD Students

  • 42 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
20042020

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Personal profile

Research interests

After completing my bachelors degree at Flinders University, South Australia, I worked for a number of years as a computer operator at the Institute of Medical and Veterinary Research in Adelaide. During the same period I also worked with ORANA Inc. as a care worker for mentally handicapped adults.

In 1986, I undertook a Diploma in Applied Psychology, and then subsequently undertook a Ph. D. investigating children's acquisition of mathematics, at the University of Queensland.  

In 1995, I took up a position in the school of Psychology at Griffith University teaching Research Methods, and Cognition. In 1999 I returned to the University of Queensland as a research methodologist for the Faculty of Behavioural Sciences resident in the School of Education. During that period I was involved in two of the largest research projects in education undertaken in Australia - The Queensland Schools Longitudinal Reform Study, and the New Basics Trial.

I was briefly seconded to the Queensland Department of Education in 2001 to assist in the development of research policies, and from 1999 to 2004 I was a member of the Framework Advisory Group for The Queensland Department of Educations implementation of the New Basics trial. 

At Bond University since 2005 I have been engaged in research on lifespan developmental psychology with a focus on age related decline in recent years. I am a member of the Australian Aviation Psychology Association. I review articles for a number of Journals including BMJ:open and Aviation Psychology and Human Factors.

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, University of Queensland

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Research Output

Cross-cultural differences in personality, motivation and cognition in Asian vs. Western societies

Boyle, G. J., Wongsri, N., Bahr, M., Macayan, J. V. & Bentler, P. M., 6 Feb 2020, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 159, 109834.

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  • Explicit and Implicit Memory Loss in Aging

    Hicks, R. E., Alexander, V. & Bahr, M., 2018, In : International Journal of Psychological Studies. 10, 3, p. 40-52 13 p.

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    Detecting age-related cognitive decline using a visual gist task

    Vashist, M. & Bahr, M., 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  • Facial recognition and visual processing as we age: Using the Thatcher illusion with famous and non-famous faces

    Hicks, R. E., Alexander, V. & Bahr, M., 2017, In : International Journal of Psychological Studies. 9, 2, p. 26-36 11 p.

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    Faking bad in workers compensation psychological assessments: Elevation rates of negative distortion scales on the personality assessment inventory in an Australian sample

    Yoxall, J., Bahr, M. & O'Neill, T., 2017, In : Psychiatry, Psychology and Law. 24, 5, p. 682-693 12 p.

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  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Student theses

    Age-related Decline: Detecting Mild Cognitive Impairment

    Author: Alexander, V., 14 Feb 2015

    Supervisor: Bahr, M. (Supervisor) & Hicks, R. E. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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    Similarities and Differences in Perceived Work Motivation, Personality, and Culture : Snapshots of Australia and India

    Author: Mathew, T., 15 Jun 2013

    Supervisor: Hicks, R. E. (Supervisor) & Bahr, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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    The Development and Validation of a Multi-strategy Test for Detection of Malingering of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

    Author: Yoxall, J., 11 Feb 2012

    Supervisor: Bahr, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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