David W. Allbritton, PhD
Text comprehension, cognition, applications of technology to learning, medical education.
Jessica M. Choplin, PhD
Judgment & decision making, consumer fraud and protection, attribute
evaluations (e.g., evaluation of price and other consumer product
attributes, food body size).
Ralph H. Erber, PhD
Self regulation of mood and emotions, ironic processes in mental control, interpersonal relationships.
Pablo Gomez, PhD
Our lab studies human memory, perceptual decision making, and
lexical/orthographic processing using eye tracking, traditional
cognitive psychology paradigms, and mathematical modeling.
Verena Graupmann, PhD
Threats to central self-motives: Freedom, Consistency, Continuity, Belonging, and unwanted relationships.
Social cognition in infants and children,
Development of action prediction abilities,
Trust in testimony.
Yan Li, PhD
Social development, childhood aggression, peer relations, parenting
beliefs and behaviors, and cross-cultural research on these topics.
Joseph A. Mikels, PhD
Emotion-cognition interactions, adult life-span development, social and
emotional development, cognitive development, decision making, aging.
Kimberly Quinn, PhD
Face processing and social categorization, behavioral synchrony,
mentalizing and self-other representation, moral judgment and moral
Christine E. Reyna, PhD
The influence of stereotypes on attributional judgments, interpersonal
dynamics and political decision making, the impact of interpersonal
goals on impression formation and maintenance.
Sandra Virtue, PhD
Neural activity during reading, the role of the hemispheres of the brain
in language, inference generation during text comprehension.