Position/s

Postdoctoral Fellow
Office of the Vice-Chancellor

Qualifications

PhD (Cantab.)

Research interests

I work with Prof. Mike Nicholls, Dr. Tobias Loetscher and Dr. Nicole Thomas on aspects of attention and hemispheric lateralisation.

Publications

  • Churches, O., Nicholls, M., Thiessen, M. and Kohler, M. (2014). Emoticons in mind: An event-related potential study. Social Neuroscience, 9(2) pp. 196-202.
    [10.1080/17470919.2013.873737]
  • Churches, O., Feuerriegel, D., Callahan, R., Wells, J., Keage, J., Kohler, M., et al. (2014). Facing up to sterotypes: Surgeons and physicians are no different in their emotional expressiveness. Laterality, 19(5) pp. 585-590.
  • Bakker, M., Hofmann, J., Churches, O., Badcock, N., Kohler, M. and Keage, H. (2014). Cerebrovascular function and cognition in childhood: A systematic review of transcranial doppler studies. BMC Neurology, 14(43)
    [10.1186/1471-2377-14-43]
  • Catarino, A., Andrade, A., Churches, O., Wagner, A., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2013). Task-related functional connectivity in autism spectrum conditions: An EEG study using wavelet transform coherence. Molecular Autism, 4(1)
    [Web Link]
  • McCallum, S., Mikocka-Walus, A., Keage, H., Churches, O. and Andrews, J. (2013). A novel treatment resource for co-ocurring symptoms. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 6(4) pp. 155-167.
    [10.1108/ADD-08-2013-0018]
  • Churches, O., Damiano, C., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). Getting to know you: the acquisition of new face representations in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(11) pp. 668-672.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283556658]
  • Churches, O., Callahan, R., Michalski, D., Brewer, N., Turner, E., Keage, H., et al. (2012). How academics face the world: A study of 5829 homepage pictures. PLoS One, 7(7) pp. e38940.
    [10.1371/journal.pone.0038940] [Scopus]
  • Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). The psychophysiology of narrower face processing in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(6) pp. 395-395.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283525bc8]
  • Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). The psychophysiology of narower face processing in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(6) pp. 395-399.
    [10.1097/WNR.0B013e3283525bc8]
  • Churches, O., Damiano, C., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). Getting to know you: the acquisition of new face representations in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(11) pp. 668-672.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283556658]
  • Keage, H.A., Churches, O., Kohler, M., Pomeroy, D., Luppino, R., Bartolo, M.L., et al. (2012). Cerebrovascular Function in Aging and Dementia: A Systematic Review of Transcranial Doppler Studies. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra, 2(1) pp. 258-270.
    [10.1159/000339234]
  • Keage, H., Churches, O., Kohler, M., Pomeroy, D., Luppino, R., Bartolo, M., et al. (2012). Cerebrovascular function in aging and dementia: A systematic review of transcranial doppler studies. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra, 2(1) pp. 258-270.
    [10.1159/000339234]
  • Catarino, A., Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S., Andrade, A. and Ring, H. (2011). Atypical EEG complexity in autism spectrum conditions: A multiscale entropy analysis. Clinical Neurophysiology, 122(12) pp. 2375-2383.
    [10.1016/j.clinph.2011.05.004]
  • Catarino, A., Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S., Andrade, A.E. and Ring, H. (2011). Atypical EEG complexity in autism spectrum conditions: A multiscale entropy analysis. Clinical Neurophysiology, 122(12) pp. 2375-2383.
    [10.1016/j.clinph.2011.05.004]
  • Damiano, C., Churches, O. and Baron-Cohen, S. (2011). The development of perceptual expertise for faces and objects in autism spectrum conditions. Autism Research, 4(4) pp. 297-301.
    [10.1002/aur.205]
  • Damiano, C., Churches, O., Ring, H. and Baron-Cohen, S. (2011). The development of perceptual expertise for faces and objects in autism spectrum conditions. Autism Research, 4(4) pp. 297-301.
    [10.1002/aur.205]
  • Churches, O., Wheelwright, S., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2010). The N170 is not modulated by attention in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 21(6) pp. 399-403.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e328334311b]
  • Churches, O., Wheelwright, S., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2010). The N170 is not modulated by attention in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 21(6) pp. 399-403.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e328334311b]
  • Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2009). Seeing face-like objects: an event-related potential study. Neuroreport, 20(14) pp. 1290-1294.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283305a65]
  • Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2009). Seeing face-like objects: an event-related potential study. Neuroreport, 20(14) pp. 1290-1294.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283305a65]
  • Bakker, M., Hofmann, J., Churches, O., Badcock, N., Kohler, M. and Keage, H. (2014). Cerebrovascular function and cognition in childhood: A systematic review of transcranial doppler studies. BMC Neurology, 14(43)
    [10.1186/1471-2377-14-43]
  • Churches, O., Feuerriegel, D., Callahan, R., Wells, J., Keage, J., Kohler, M., et al. (2014). Facing up to sterotypes: Surgeons and physicians are no different in their emotional expressiveness. Laterality, 19(5) pp. 585-590.
  • Churches, O., Nicholls, M., Thiessen, M. and Kohler, M. (2014). Emoticons in mind: An event-related potential study. Social Neuroscience, 9(2) pp. 196-202.
    [10.1080/17470919.2013.873737]
  • Catarino, A., Andrade, A., Churches, O., Wagner, A., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2013). Task-related functional connectivity in autism spectrum conditions: An EEG study using wavelet transform coherence. Molecular Autism, 4(1)
    [Web Link]
  • McCallum, S., Mikocka-Walus, A., Keage, H., Churches, O. and Andrews, J. (2013). A novel treatment resource for co-ocurring symptoms. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 6(4) pp. 155-167.
    [10.1108/ADD-08-2013-0018]
  • Churches, O., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). The psychophysiology of narower face processing in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(6) pp. 395-399.
    [10.1097/WNR.0B013e3283525bc8]
  • Churches, O., Damiano, C., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). Getting to know you: the acquisition of new face representations in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(11) pp. 668-672.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283556658]
  • Churches, O., Damiano, C., Baron-Cohen, S. and Ring, H. (2012). Getting to know you: the acquisition of new face representations in autism spectrum conditions. Neuroreport, 23(11) pp. 668-672.
    [10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283556658]
  • Keage, H., Churches, O., Kohler, M., Pomeroy, D., Luppino, R., Bartolo, M., et al. (2012). Cerebrovascular function in aging and dementia: A systematic review of transcranial doppler studies. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra, 2(1) pp. 258-270.
    [10.1159/000339234]
  • Keage, H.A., Churches, O., Kohler, M., Pomeroy, D., Luppino, R., Bartolo, M.L., et al. (2012). Cerebrovascular Function in Aging and Dementia: A Systematic Review of Transcranial Doppler Studies. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra, 2(1) pp. 258-270.
    [10.1159/000339234]

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