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John Jonides : Daniel J. Weintraub Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

John Jonides

jjonides@umich.edu

Daniel J. Weintraub Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Education

  • B.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1969
  • M.Ed., Johns Hopkins University, 1971
  • M.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1972
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1975
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Research Interests

  • Memory
  • Executive processes
  • Training of cognitive processes
  • Training of working memory

Current Projects

  • Studies of cognitive and brain mechanisms of executive processing
  • Studies of retrieval mechanisms in short-term memory
  • Studies of the influence of motivation on cognitive control, memory, and cognitive training
  • Studies of working memory and transcranial direct current stimulation

Outside Interests

  • Jogging
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Movies
Han Zhang : Post doc

Han Zhang

Post doc

Education

  • B.S., Beijing Normal University, 2014
  • M.S., Combined Program in Education and Psychology, University of Michigan, 2018
  • Ph.D., Combined Program in Education and Psychology, University of Michigan, 2020

Research Interests

  • The effects of distraction on cognitive processing
  • Objective correlates of mind-wandering
  • The effects of tDCS on brain activation and on cognitive training

Outside Interests

  • Soccer
  • Gaming
  • Classical Music
  • Traveling
Jahla Osborne : Graduate Student

Jahla Osborne

Graduate Student

Education

  • B.S., University of Denver, Psychology, 2018
  • Ph.D. Pre-Candidate, Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

Research Interests

  • ADHD
  • Attention & Distraction
  • Neuroimaging
  • Executive Functions
  • Cognitive Training

Outside Interests

  • Basketball
  • DIY Projects
  • Traveling
Madelyn Quirk : Graduate Student

Madelyn Quirk

Graduate Student

Education

  • B.S., University of South Carolina, 2019
  • Ph.D. Pre-Candidate, Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

Research Interests

  • Attentional and memory
  • Population differences in attention
  • Cognitive training
  • Neuroimaging
  • Functional connectivity

Outside Interests

  • Music
  • Sports
  • Traveling
Madison Carlson : Lab Manager

Madison Carlson

madscarl@umich.edu

Lab Manager

madscarl@umich.edu

B.A. BCN, University of Michigan, 2020

 

Research Assistants

  • Zuzanna Fracz
  • Skylar Raitt
  • Jordan Baal
  • Cyndi Edelman
  • George Matta
  • Michael Hicks
  • Gabrielle Skinner
  • Ava Kucera
  • Jackson Leb

Recent Collaborators

MARTIN BUSCHKUEHL ⦾ Research Scholar ⦾ mbuschkuehl@mindresearch.net
 
SUSANNE JAEGGI ⦾ smjaeggi@uci.edu ⦾ Associate Professor; UC Irvine
 
BENJAMIN KATZ ⦾ katzben@vt.edu ⦾ Assistant Professor; Virginia Tech
 
ETHAN KROSS ⦾ ekross@umich.edu ⦾ Professor of Psychology; University of Michigan

Previous Collaborators

Post Docs

  • Marc Berman
  • Martin Buschkuehl
  • Susanne Jaeggi
  • Katherine Krpan
  • Derek Evan Nee

Grad Student Alumni

Lab Alumni

  • Fatima Almusawi
  • Michaela Andrini
  • Paige Baal
  • Courtney Behnke
  • Kallie Beras
  • Patrick Bissett
  • Christopher Cargill
  • Catherine Cherny
  • Gina Choe
  • Nicole Ciraulo
  • Katelyn Colter
  • Lauren Davis
  • Mona El-Hout
  • Alexa Erickson
  • Maya Eter
  • Avneet Grewal
  • Tamar Grode
  • Laura Hieber
  • Avery Katz
  • Alexa Korbakes
  • Alexandra Kritzmacher
  • Anjani Raja
  • Clara Steeby
  • Madison Stewart
  • Alexander Walkon
  • Divya Manikandan
  • Kaveri Krishnamoorthy
  • Sue Li
  • Jennifer
  • Nathan Lwo
  • Lucy Ma
  • Arushi Mahajan
  • Andrew Mizerowski
  • Anisha Moorthy
  • Sally Nagia
  • Ola Nowakowska
  • Christina Oska
  • Elijah Rachlin
  • Katie Sarkesian
  • Zachary Schildcrout
  • Hannah Schwimmer
  • Thea Senger
  • Sheebani Talati
  • Neha Thawani
  • Kirti Thummala
  • Kerry Traub
  • Tori Turpin
  • Marie Yasuda
  • Chelsea Zabel
  • Jam Alshaiba
  • Anita Alvarado
  • Jeremy Block
  • Kirsten Brinkmeier
  • Diane Choi
  • Anthony Edgar
  • Olivia Horgan