Research Fellow

Dr Alice Katherine Towler

Science
School of Psychology

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2020
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    White D; Towler A; Kemp R, 2020, 'Understanding professional expertise in unfamiliar face matching', in Forensic face matching: Research and practice
    Book Chapters | 2020
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; Kemp R; White D, 2020, 'Can face identification ability be trained? Evidence for two routes to expertise', in Forensic face matching: Research and practice
    Book Chapters | 2017
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; Kemp RI; White D, 2017, 'Unfamiliar face matching systems in applied settings', in Bindemann M; Megreya A (ed.), Face Processing: Systems, Disorders and Cultural Differences, Nova, pp. 21 - 40
    Book Chapters |
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; White D; Kemp R, 'Can face identification ability be trained? Evidence for two routes to expertise', in , Center for Open Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/g7qfd
    Book Chapters |
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    White D; Towler A; Kemp R, 'Understanding professional expertise in unfamiliar face matching', in , Center for Open Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/z2ugp
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; Keshwa M; Ton B; Kemp RI; White D, 2021, 'Diagnostic feature training improves face matching accuracy.', Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xlm0000972
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Dunn JD; Summersby S; Towler A; Davis JP; White D, 2020, 'UNSW Face Test: A screening tool for super-recognizers', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0241747, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0241747
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Robertson DJ; Sanders JG; Towler A; Kramer RSS; Spowage J; Byrne A; Burton AM; Jenkins R, 2020, 'Hyper-realistic Face Masks in a Live Passport-Checking Task', Perception, vol. 49, pp. 298 - 309, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0301006620904614
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; Kemp RI; Mike Burton A; Dunn JD; Wayne T; Moreton R; White D, 2019, 'Do professional facial image comparison training courses work?', PLoS ONE, vol. 14, pp. e0211037, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0211037
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; Kemp RI; Bruce V; Burton AM; Dunn JD; White D, 2019, 'Are face recognition abilities in humans and sheep really 'comparable'?', Royal Society Open Science, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180772
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Kramer RSS; Manesi Z; Towler A; Reynolds MG; Burton AM, 2018, 'Familiarity and Within-Person Facial Variability: The Importance of the Internal and External Features.', Perception, vol. 47, pp. 3 - 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0301006617725242
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; White D; Ballantyne K; Searston RA; Martire KA; Kemp RI, 2018, 'Are Forensic Scientists Experts?', Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, vol. 7, pp. 199 - 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jarmac.2018.03.010
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; White D; Kemp RI, 2017, 'Evaluating the feature comparison strategy for forensic face identification', Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, vol. 23, pp. 47 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xap0000108
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Edmond G; Towler A; Growns B; Ribeiro G; Found B; White D; Ballantyne K; Searston RA; Thompson MB; Tangen JM; Kemp RI; Martire K, 2017, 'Thinking forensics: Cognitive science for forensic practitioners', Science and Justice, vol. 57, pp. 144 - 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scijus.2016.11.005
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Kramer RSS; Telfer CGR; Towler A, 2017, 'Visual comparison of two data sets: Do people use the means and the variability?', Journal of Numerical Cognition, vol. 3, pp. 97 - 111, http://dx.doi.org/10.5964/jnc.v3i1.100
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Edmond G; Found B; Martire K; Ballantyne K; Hamer D; Searston R; Thompson M; Cunliffe E; Kemp R; San Roque M; Tangen J; Dioso-Villa R; Ligertwood A; Hibbert D; White D; Ribeiro G; Porter G; Towler A; Roberts A, 2016, 'Model forensic science', Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences, vol. 48, pp. 496 - 537, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00450618.2015.1128969
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Towler A; White D; Kemp RI, 2014, 'Evaluating training methods for facial image comparison: The face shape strategy does not work', Perception, vol. 43, pp. 214 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1068/p7676
    Journal articles |
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    Dunn JD; Summersby S; Towler A; Davis JP; White D, 'UNSW Face Test: A screening tool for super-recognizers', , http://dx.doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/k7mf6
  • Reports | 2020
    Dr Alice Katherine Towler
    White D; Towler A; Jeffery L; Kemp R; Palermo R; Ballantyne K; Curby K; Edmond G; Martire K; O'Toole A; Phillips J; San Roque M; Wilmer J; Carter T; Dunn J; Tullberg C; Ferguson D; Geach J; Heyer R; Michalski D; Moreton R; Noyes E; Ritchie K; Sutherland C, 2020, Evaluating face identification expertise: Turning theory into practice, https://socialsciences.org.au/workshop/evaluating-face-identification-expertise-turning-theory-into-practice/

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