Category Archives: Psychology

Prospective metacognitive judgments: Memory experiment

968839-36191ff8-b804-11e4-b41b-d516c533d6a5One more¬†psychology experiment that you can participate in if you are willing! This one is a little different though – it’s about metacognitive judgments that you can make while studying information and how accurate these are at predicting your later memory performance.

Full details are provided on the first page of the study.
Click here to access: MEMORY EXPERIMENT

Many thanks if you are willing to take part.

Recognition decisions: Memory experiment

stick-man-thinking-clipart-panda-free-clipart-images-3rfdat-clipartI have another psychology experiment that you can participate in if you are willing. It is about the memory processes underlying recognition decisions and will involve you taking a memory test and another quick cognitive task.

Full details are provided on the first page of the study, click here to access: MEMORY EXPERIMENT

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Research Assisting…. Me :)

If any psychology friends have any students with an interest in memory and cognitive ageing who have just graduated from a BSc pass on this link to them… It’s for an RA job working with me.¬†Closing date Sunday 7th August. Full job specification and details of the role provided in the link¬†here.

 

 

Even more new psychology experiments!

Slide1If you think any of these sound interesting, please click on the link to access the online study and participate. These are all studies from current students of mine here at Keele:

Lee: Memory and metacognition

David & Jiacheng: Motivation and cognition

Lingni: Functions of autobiographical memory

Rachael: Conscious awareness, memory, and metacognition

Full information about each study is provided on the first page. I hope you find them interesting.

New memory experiments to participate in

I have some excellent undergraduate project students this year working on projects exploring a wide variety of memory topics. If you think any of these sound interesting, please click on the link to access the online study and participate!

Georgina: Memory and Facial Expression

Grace: Music and Memories Questionnaire

Mark: Memory, identity, and educational experiences

Mulongwe: Memory for life events cued by words and pictures

Full information about each study is provided on the first page. I hope you find them interesting.

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To remember is important.

ESRC Future Research Leader award

JPG RGB LargeIn January 2015 I applied for a Future Research Leader award from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). This award scheme is a prestigious scheme through which the ESRC funds the research of a small number of early career researchers who have the potential to be future leaders in their research fields.

This was the first big grant that I have applied¬†for and I found it very stressful writing the application and dealing with the ‘impostor feeling’ and that I was not good enough to receive this type of award, especially as I know this grant scheme is extremely prestigious and very competitive. Continue reading

Memory for Faces

New experiment available for participation: Memory for Faces

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Experiment will take about 30 minutes to participate in. Full instructions given on the first page.

Stimuli obtained from: Righi, G., Peissig, J. J., & Tarr, M. J. (2012). Recognizing disguised faces.Visual Cognition, 20(2), 143-169.