Principal Investigator

Randy Engle, PhD


Research Interests

  • The nature and cause of individual differences in working memory capacity
  • The role of those differences to real-world cognitive tasks
  • The association of working memory capacity and cognitive control to fluid intelligence

Post-Doc

Jessie Martin, PhD


Research Interests

  • Prospective Memory
  • Working memory capacity, fluid intelligence, and executive functions
  • Dissociating the relationship between working memory capacity and fluid intelligence
  • Bilingualism, langauge proficiency, and cognition

Graduate Student

Christopher Draheim

Lab Manager

Measurement of Executive Functioning

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  • Graduate Student

    Jason Tsukahara

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    Attention

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  • Graduate Student

    Cody Mashburn

    Task Manager

     

    Expertise and skill learning

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  • Undergaduate Research Assitants

    Shresttha Dubey

    Major: Psychology

    Minor: Biology

    Class Standing: Junior

    After my first year in college, I figured the best way to further my career was to get involved in research. I was very pleased to be given the opportunity to work in the Attention and Working Memory Lab. I am primarily interested in the limitations of memory and intelligence. I intend on heading to medical school after graduating.

    Mariel Barnett

    Major: Psychology

    Minor: History

    Class Standing: Sophmore

    I am excited for the opportunity to work in the Attention and Working Memory Lab as it gives me real-world experience working alongside a variety of unique people. As a psychology major, I have interests in cognition and child development. After graduating, I plan to attend graduate school and become a counselor or teach psychology.

    Yendi Neil

    Major: Psychology

     

    Class Standing: Sophmore

    I am working at the Attention and Working Memory Lab to explore the different opportunities open to me and to gain work experience. I am curious about the various aspects of psychology, but I have an interest in cognitive functions, industrial/organizational, and abnormal psychology. I have a love for psychology and plan on attending graduate school after graduation.


    Annie Dang

    Major: Biomedical Engineering

    Certificate: Psychology

    Class Standing: Senior

    I am very excited to be a part of the Attention and Working Memory Lab. In addition to a BME degree, I am pursuing a certificate in social/personality psychology. I am very interested in exploring the individualistic differences in memory and intelligence. I plan on attending medical school after graduation.

    Dominique Phillips

    As an affiliate of the Attention and Working Memory Lab, I am interested in understanding the operational strategies used to run a successful laboratory.I will utilize my learned skills and experiential knowledge as an entrepreneur to assist in the alleviation of the achievement, health and wealth gaps through my future Research and Training Facility. I look forward to contributing to the Attention and Working Memory Laboratory's mission, as understanding behavior and the development of higher quality cognitive abilities will be of paramount importance to the closing of the intercontinental gaps. This experience is one that I am most grateful for and extremely excited about!

    Maria Tahir

    Major: Psychology

    Minor: Biology

    Class Standing: Junior

    I’m delighted to be working in the Attention and Working Memory lab and am excited to learn new things! I am interested in Cognitive Psychology and Industrial Organizational Psychology. After graduating, I intend on getting a Masters in Public Health.

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