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Dr

Yi Ting Tan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow In Psychology
twins
genetics
singing
musical ability
expertise
spatial working-memory
music production
long-term-memory
genetic
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Dr

Yi Ting Tan

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
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Dr

Yi Ting Tan

 

Dr Yi Ting Tan is interested in understanding how genetic and environmental factors influence the development of musical abilities, with a special focus on singing ability. She is currently working with Professor Sarah Wilson, Professor Gary McPherson, Professor Sam Berkovic and Professor Isabelle Peretz on an ARC Discovery Project which investigates the genetic basis of singing ability using a twin study.


Website: http://go.unimelb.edu.au/owt6

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2014

John Hodgson Scholarship - Biennial scholarship awarded to a graduate student in the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music based on merit

The University of Melbourne

2012

Australian Postgraduate Award

The University of Melbourne

2012

International Postgraduate Research Scholarship - awarded to international graduate research students of exceptional research potential

The University of Melbourne

2011

Nelle Ashdown Memorial Award- Grand prize of 2011 City of Hobart Eisteddfod

City of Hobart

2010

Dean's Roll of Excellence with Honours for the Faculty of Arts

University of Tasmania

2010

Tasmania Honours Scholarship - awarded based on excellent academic achievement in undergraduate studies

University of Tasmania

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Postdoctoral Research Fellow In Psychology

Melbourne School Of Psychological Sciences

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Melbourne Conservatorium Of Music

Education


PhD in Music (Musicology)

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Music with Honours (Musicology)

University of Tasmania

Bachelor of Music (Piano Performance)

University of Tasmania

Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering)

National University of Singapore