Professor, Department of Psychology and in the College; Committee on Computational Neuroscience; Executive Committee Member, Masters in Computational Social Science Program
Wisdom, language use, attention, learning, memory consolidation and sleep, working memory, understanding, affect, categorization, cognitive neuropharmocology, cognitive engineering and human factors
Brandeis University, BA, Psychology, Computer Science, 1976
SUNY at Buffalo, PhD, Cognitive Psychology, 1981.
Indiana University, NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship,1984
2001 Full Professor, Dept of Psychology
1990-1993 Chair, Committee on Cognition and Communication.
1997-2009 Chair, Dept of Psychology
2009-present Associate Editor, Brain and Language
2011-present John Templeton Foundation Board of Advisors
2013-present Associate Editor, PLoS One
2007 The University of Chicago Future Faculty Mentorship Award.
2009 Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science.
2012 Llewellyn John and Harriet Manchester Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching