Zarinah Agnew, PhD

Associate Specialist


Jasmin KM, McGettigan C, Agnew ZK, Lavan N, Josephs O, Cummins F, Scott SK. Cohesion and Joint Speech: Right Hemisphere Contributions to Synchronized Vocal Production. J Neurosci. 2016 Apr 27; 36(17):4669-80.
Evans S, McGettigan C, Agnew ZK, Rosen S, Scott SK. Getting the Cocktail Party Started: Masking Effects in Speech Perception. J Cogn Neurosci. 2016 Mar; 28(3):483-500.
Lima CF, Lavan N, Evans S, Agnew Z, Halpern AR, Shanmugalingam P, Meekings S, Boebinger D, Ostarek M, McGettigan C, Warren JE, Scott SK. Feel the Noise: Relating Individual Differences in Auditory Imagery to the Structure and Function of Sensorimotor Systems. Cereb Cortex. 2015 Nov; 25(11):4638-50.
Agnew ZK, van de Koot H, McGettigan C, Scott SK. Do sentences with unaccusative verbs involve syntactic movement? Evidence from neuroimaging. Lang Cogn Neurosci. 2014 Oct 21; 29(9):1035-1045.
Kyong JS, Scott SK, Rosen S, Howe TB, Agnew ZK, McGettigan C. Exploring the roles of spectral detail and intonation contour in speech intelligibility: an FMRI study. J Cogn Neurosci. 2014 Aug; 26(8):1748-63.
McGettigan C, Walsh E, Jessop R, Agnew ZK, Sauter DA, Warren JE, Scott SK. Individual differences in laughter perception reveal roles for mentalizing and sensorimotor systems in the evaluation of emotional authenticity. Cereb Cortex. 2015 Jan; 25(1):246-57.
McGettigan C, Eisner F, Agnew ZK, Manly T, Wisbey D, Scott SK. T'ain't what you say, it's the way that you say it--left insula and inferior frontal cortex work in interaction with superior temporal regions to control the performance of vocal impersonations. J Cogn Neurosci. 2013 Nov; 25(11):1875-86.
Agnew ZK, McGettigan C, Banks B, Scott SK. Articulatory movements modulate auditory responses to speech. Neuroimage. 2013 Jun; 73:191-9.
Agnew ZK, Wise RJ, Leech R. Dissociating object directed and non-object directed action in the human mirror system; implications for theories of motor simulation. PLoS One. 2012; 7(4):e32517.
McGettigan C, Evans S, Rosen S, Agnew ZK, Shah P, Scott SK. An application of univariate and multivariate approaches in FMRI to quantifying the hemispheric lateralization of acoustic and linguistic processes. J Cogn Neurosci. 2012 Mar; 24(3):636-52.
Agnew ZK, McGettigan C, Scott SK. Discriminating between auditory and motor cortical responses to speech and nonspeech mouth sounds. J Cogn Neurosci. 2011 Dec; 23(12):4038-47.
McGettigan C, Agnew ZK, Scott SK. Are articulatory commands automatically and involuntarily activated during speech perception? Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Mar 23; 107(12):E42; author reply E43.
Tunstall B, Agnew ZK, Panzeri S, Gigg J. Naturalistic stimulus trains evoke reproducible subicular responses both within and between animals in vivo. Hippocampus. 2010 Feb; 20(2):252-63.
Agnew ZK, Brownsett S, Woodhead Z, de Boissezon X. A step forward for mirror neurons? Investigating the functional link between action execution and action observation in limb apraxia. J Neurosci. 2008 Jul 30; 28(31):7726-7.
Agnew ZK, Bhakoo KK, Puri BK. The human mirror system: a motor resonance theory of mind-reading. Brain Res Rev. 2007 Jun; 54(2):286-93.