Dr Neha Malhotra
Psychology Research Associate
Neha completed her PhD from the University of Hong Kong in 2014. Neha’s research has focused on the role of consciousness in motor-learning and performance under pressure in surgical and sporting contexts and more recently she is exploring similar concepts in driving contexts.
Malhotra, N., Charlton, S. G., Starkey, N. J., & Masters, R. (2017). Driving speed choice: The role of conscious monitoring and control (reinvestment) when driving. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, -online. doi:10.1016/j.trf.2017.06.006
Malhotra, N., Starkey, N. J., & Charlton, S. G. (2017). Driving under the influence of drugs: Perceptions and attitudes of New Zealand drivers. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 106, 44-52. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2017.05.011
Starkey, N. J., Charlton, S. G., Malhotra, N., & Ameratunga, S. (2017). Prevalence of psychotropic drug use prior to driving. Journal of Transport & Health, 4, 108-117. doi:10.1016/j.jth.2016.12.004
Poolton, J. M., Zhu, F. F., Malhotra, N., Leung, G. K. K., Fan, J. K. M., & Masters, R. S. W. (2016). Multitask training promotes automaticity of a fundamental laparoscopic skill without compromising the rate of skill learning. Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, 1-8. doi:10.1007/s00464-015-4713-9