Dr Rebecca Sargisson

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: B.SocSc, MSocSc (Waikato), PhD (Otago)

School of Psychology



Behavioural psychology; animal psychology; educational psychology.

Recent Publications

  • McLean, I. G., & Sargisson, R. J. (2017). Effects of weather on detection of landmines by giant African pouched rats. Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction, 21(1), 43-48.

  • Lim, S., Edwards, T. L., & Sargisson, R. (2016). Implicit attitudes and materialism. In 13th Annual New Zealand Association for Behaviour Analysis Conference. Conference held at University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Sargisson, R. J., Stanley, P., & Hayward, A. (2016). Multi-informant scores and gender differences on the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire for New Zealand children. New Zealand Journal of Psychology, 45(2), 4-12.

  • Sargisson, R. J., & McLean, I. G. (2016). (Editorial) The role of research in mine action: A response to Gasser. Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction, 20.3(November), 5-6.

View all research publications by Rebecca Sargisson

Papers Taught

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Sargisson, Dr Rebecca 9580 rebeccas UWTA.1.02 Psychology, School of