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Cognitive seminar schedule

Fall 2016

Date                        Name                         Topic
Sept 15, 2016 Derek Besner  
Sept 22, 2016    
Sept 29, 2016 Bruno Korst-Fagundes Training a High Performer in Practice
Oct 6, 2016

Evan F. Risko

On the Prospect of Knowing
Oct 13, 2016 Cendri Hutcherson (University of Toronto) Neurocomputational Insights into Social Decision Making and Self-Control
Oct 20, 2016 Derek Koehler What people think of conflicting scientific study results
Oct 27, 2016 Srdan Medimorec That’s Not Writing, That’s Typing: How Disfluency Influences Lexical Selection
Nov 3, 2016 Alan Kingstone (University of British Columbia) Breaking the fourth wall in social science: Cognition and social presence
Nov 10, 2016 Mike Klein Does Suppressing Memory Retrieval Lead to Forgetting? A review of (some of) the literature on the Think / No-Think task
Nov 17, 2016 Psychonomic Meeting (no seminar)  
Nov 24, 2016    
Dec 1, 2016 Greta James A Two Component Model of Probability Matching

Winter 2017

Date        Name                                                       Topic
Jan 5, 2017                             
Jan 12, 2017                            

Tracey Herlihey (Healthcare Human Factors)

Personal Protective Equipment for Infectious Disease Preparedness: A Human Factors Evaluation
Jan 19, 2017 Colin MacLeod Understanding association via contingency learning
Jan 26, 2017    
Feb 2, 2017 Mona Zhu That's my spot! Examining spatial habit formation in a naturalistic setting
Feb 9, 2017 Randall Engle (Georgia Institute of Technology) Working memory capacity and fluid intelligence are highly correlated but are not the same thing
Feb 16, 2017              Darcy White

Semantic Activation from Print is Capacity Limited: A New Approach

Feb 23, 2017    READING WEEK  
Mar 2, 2017 Alex Walker The Role of Intuition and Deliberation in the Acquisition of Knowledge
Mar 9, 2017

Tom Carr (Michigan State University)

On the role of learning activities: Test-enhanced remembering, test-enhanced thinking

Mar 22, 2017  **NOTE DATE CHANGE**           

Celeste Kidd (University of Rochester) Rational Approaches to Learning and Development
Mar 23, 2017 Elizabeth Allen (Shopify.com) UX Research as a Fulfilling Career for Psychology Grads

Mar 30, 2017

Martin Turpin On the Interpretation of Computer Generated Abstract Art
April 6, 2017 Daniel Todorovic  

Last updated March 27, 2017