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(615) 322-5588
428 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Sohee Park
Clinical Science
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(615) 343-1486/(615) 392-0837
311 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: David Schlundt
Clinical Science
Email Faculty Advisor: Anita Disney
Neuroscience
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Hobbs 201
Faculty Advisor: John Rieser
Developmental Science

Music Perception/Cognition
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615-343-8720
Hobbs 310
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science
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(615) 343-1486
311 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Sohee Park
Clinical Science
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(615)-343-4564
Faculty Advisor: David Lubinski
Quantitative Methods

talent development, STEM innovation, profound giftedness, eminence
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Hobbs 311
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

Understanding and developing interventions for youths at risk for anxiety and depression; the role of stress, coping, and executive function in interventions for these populations.
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(615) 322-5540
402 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Geoffrey Woodman
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Email Faculty Advisor: David Zald
Clinical Science
Email Faculty Advisor: Isabel Gauthier
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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7062240905
Faculty Advisor: Isabel Gauthier
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

perceptual expertise, learned attention, holistic processing
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Hobbs 218
Faculty Advisor: Jonathan Lane
Developmental Science
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(615) 322-5527
313 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Anita Disney
Neuroscience
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615-343-6970
309 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Alexander Maier
Neuroscience

Neurological Basis of Visual Perception
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Faculty Advisor: Bunmi Olatunji
Clinical Science

The role of sleep in the etiology, maintenance, and treatment of anxiety disorders
Email Faculty Advisor: Sarah Brown-Schmidt
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Email Faculty Advisor: Sean Polyn
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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Hobbs 301
Faculty Advisor: Elisabeth Dykens
Clinical Science

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and comorbid psychopathology
Email Faculty Advisor: Elisabeth Dykens
Clinical Science
Email Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science
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615-322-5527
313 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Alexander Maier
Neuroscience
Email Faculty Advisor: Rene Marois
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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Hobbs 308
Faculty Advisor: Georgene Troseth
Developmental Science
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Hobbs 203
Faculty Advisor: Joe Rodgers
Quantitative Methods

Kinship Modeling; Individual Differences
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615-322-6613
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

My research focuses on understanding stress and coping in at-risk children as well as the development and implementation of preventative interventions for these populations.
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Hobbs 203
Faculty Advisor: Joe Rodgers
Quantitative Methods
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615-343-6970
309 WH
Faculty Advisor: Andrew Tomarken
Clinical Science
Email Faculty Advisor: Duane Watson
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Email Faculty Advisor: Rene Marois
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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615-999-8838
415 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Timothy McNamara
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

Spatial Cognition, Navigation and Memory
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Hobbs 307A
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

Understanding stress and its impact on children and families; developing preventative interventions that serve this population.
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(615) 343-7614
605 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Geoffrey Woodman
Faculty Advisor: David Zald
Clinical Science
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

My research focuses broadly on interactions between cognitive and affective deficits related to psychopathic personality traits.
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615-322-5522
311 WH
Faculty Advisor: Sohee Park
Clinical Science

My research focuses on social isolation and loneliness, potential linkages to perceptual and functional deficits, and holistic intervention efforts in individuals within the schizophrenia spectrum
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615-343-1486
205 WH
Faculty Advisor: David Zald
Clinical Science

I'm broadly interested in the relationship between brain networks and psychopathology
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Faculty Advisor: Lisa Fazio
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Email Clinical Science
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615-322-5527
313 WH
Faculty Advisor: Sohee Park
Clinical Science
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207 Hobbs
Faculty Advisor: Daniel Levin
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Email Faculty Advisor: Frank Tong
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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Hobbs 201
Faculty Advisor: Megan Saylor
Developmental Science
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(615) 322-5588
428 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: David Schlundt
Clinical Science
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Lab Website
(615) 939-4691
605 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: David Zald
Clinical Science
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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615-322-5522
312 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Bunmi Olatunji
Clinical Science

Intolerance of uncertainty, exposure therapy, anxiety, emotion
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615-601-1326
301 Hobbs
Faculty Advisor: Judy Garber
Clinical Science
Interdisciplinary
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Hobbs 214
Faculty Advisor: Kristopher Preacher
Quantitative Methods

Mediation analysis, latent variable modeling
Email Faculty Advisor: Lynn Walker
Clinical Science

clinical health psychology, integrative medicine, functional disorders, chronic pain
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Hobbs 203
Faculty Advisor: Sun-Joo Cho
Quantitative Methods
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615-322-5595
Faculty Advisor: Gordon Logan
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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(615) 343-7149
Hobbs 218/420
Faculty Advisor: Bethany Rittle-Johnson
Developmental Science

By applying research from cognitive science, I aim to understand and develop ways to support children's math learning. Dissertation title: Examining the Relationship Between Memory for Errors and Learning
Email Faculty Advisor: Jeffrey Schall
Neuroscience
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615-343-4769
412 WH
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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315-322-5527
Faculty Advisor: Jon Kaas
Neuroscience

Organization and Plasticity of Primate Sensory Systems
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Hobbs 310
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

I am interested in parent-child communication, coping, neurocognitive function, and medical traumatic stress in pediatric populations, such as families affected by childhood cancer and congenital heart disease
Email Faculty Advisor: Judy Garber
Clinical Science

familial factors influencing adolescent depression; treatment and prevention
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615-322-7207
301 Hobbs
Faculty Advisor: David Cole
Clinical Science

Adolescent depression, peer victimization, online social support
Email Faculty Advisor: Joe Rodgers
Quantitative Methods

Quantitative methods, flynn effect, child behavior problems

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517 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Frank Tong
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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(615) 343-7614
312 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Sohee Park
Clinical Science

Social cognitive functioning in schizophrenia
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Faculty Advisor: Frank Tong
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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615-343-8720
Hobbs 307A
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

coping, cognitive function, pediatric sickle cell disease, pediatric cancer
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(615)775-7628
Hobbs 207
Faculty Advisor: Craig Smith
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Quantitative Methods

I study the finer details of the appraisal processes in emotion experiences.
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Hobbs 214
Faculty Advisor: Sonya Sterba
Quantitative Methods
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Faculty Advisor: Steven Hollon
Clinical Science
Email Faculty Advisor: David Cole
Clinical Science
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847-431-4365
Faculty Advisor: Sarah Brown-Schmidt
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

I am interested in memory for conversation and coordination of participants in conversation.
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417 Hobbs
Faculty Advisor: Georgene Troseth
Developmental Science
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615-936-8033
226 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Isabel Gauthier
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

face recognition, individual differences, expertise
Email Faculty Advisor: Jon Kaas
Interdisciplinary
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615-322-5596
517 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Thomas Palmeri
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

I am currently most interested in modeling perceptual expertise.
Email Faculty Advisor: Kathleen Hoover-Dempsey
Developmental Science
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(615) 322-1795
631 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Gordon Logan
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

Research Interest: The planning and control of skilled action sequences
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Hobbs 301
Faculty Advisor: Judy Garber
Clinical Science

Etiology & Prevention of Depression
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Faculty Advisor: Lynn Walker
Clinical Science
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226 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Isabel Gauthier
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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Hobbs 301
Faculty Advisor: Judy Garber
Clinical Science

Prevention of depression and other psychopathology in offspring of depressed parents, intergenerational transmission of depression
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Hobbs 201
Faculty Advisor: Megan Saylor
Faculty Advisor: Duane Watson
Developmental Science

language development; word learning; language production; social cognition and language
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310-694-6450
311 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Sohee Park
Clinical Science
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615-322-5548
404 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Jon Kaas
Neuroscience

Visual system of large-brained mammals
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(615) 322-5522
312 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Bunmi Olatunji
Clinical Science
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Hobbs 207a
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

Understanding the mechanisms of actions in interventions for youth with anxiety and depression; specifically, the role of stress, coping, and executive functioning in these populations
Email Faculty Advisor: Geoffrey Woodman
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
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612 655 9336
516 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Jeffrey Schall
Faculty Advisor: Alexander Maier
Neuroscience

Functional Circuitry of the Visual System
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201 Hobbes
Faculty Advisor: Amy Needham
Developmental Science

Reaching, grasping, and object exploration during infancy
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615-322-5593
Wilson Hall 429
Faculty Advisor: Jo-Anne Bachorowski
Clinical Science

Social fluency, empathy, and patient-provider interactions
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Hobbs 308
Faculty Advisor: Gavin Price
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Neuroscience
Interdisciplinary
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615-343-8720
Hobbs 310
Faculty Advisor: Bruce Compas
Clinical Science

Interested in the impact of social-environmental stress and parenting on psychological and cognitive development in pediatric populations
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Hobbs 302
Faculty Advisor: Gavin Price
Faculty Advisor: Lisa Fazio
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Developmental Science
Neuroscience

Educational neuroscience; Numerical and mathematical cognition; Learning and memory
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615-322-5594
515 Wilson Hall
Faculty Advisor: Jennifer Trueblood
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Neuroscience

Human judgment and decision making; moral judgment; morality and law; causal reasoning
Email Faculty Advisor: David Cole
Clinical Science

Transdiagnostic processes associated with self-harm behaviors
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615-322-5596
517 WH
Faculty Advisor: David Zald
Clinical Science
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