We have a suite of three rooms that can accommodate single participants to medium sized groups, plus a waiting room.
The lab is equipped with mirrored observation windows, 12 PCs (equipped with MediaLab and DirectRT), digital camera, digital video camera, and video/TV recorder/player.
Ty Law, conducting ostracism research in a virtual environment
Adrienne Carter (email)
Areas of interest: Ostracism. Ostracism on an intergroup level; ostracism and social susceptibility.
Zhansheng Chen (email)
Areas of interest: Social pain, ostracism, emotion and social influence.
Alvin Ty Law (email)
Areas of interest: Ostracism. virtual reality, stigma.
Eric Wesselmann (email)
Areas of interest: Ostracism and aggression, religion, stigma.
Jim Wirth (email)
Areas of interest: Reactions to stigma, especially mental illness stigma. Ostracism, Cyberball expert.
at Macquarie University: Jonathan Gerber (email)
Areas of interest: Ostracism. An inquiry into the four purported needs threatened by ostracism (belonging, self-esteem, control, and meaningful existence).
at Macquarie University: Andrew Jones (email)
Areas of interest: Psychology and law. Jury vilification, crime heinousness, and lowering thresholds for beyond a reasonable doubt.
Ilja van Beest
Lisa Zadro (email)
Macquarie Department of Psychology Virtual Reality Workshop