Deanna Westerman

DEANNE L. WESTERMAN

Associate Professor of Psychology

 

 

 

Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

Area: Cognitive and Brain Sciences 

E-mail: wester@binghamton.edu
Phone: 607-777-4171
Office: Science IV, Room 363

Research Interests:

Human memory

Research Description:

My research is in the area of human memory and is primarily focused on recognition memory processes. I am interested in understanding the nature of familiarity and the attributional factors that influence memory and memory decision-making.

Selected Publications:

Westerman, D.L., *Lanska, M., & *Olds, J.M. (in press). The effect of processing fluency on impressions of familiarity and liking. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition.

*Lanska, M., *Olds, J. M., & Westerman, D. L. (2014). Fluency effects in recognition memory: Are perceptual fluency and conceptual fluency interchangeable? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 40, 1-11.

*Olds, J. M., *Lanska, M., & Westerman, D. L. (2014). The role of perceived threat on the survival processing memory advantage, Memory, 22, 26-35.

*Olds, J. & Westerman, D.L. (2012). The effect of training on the interpretation of fluency in recognition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition, 38, 653-664.

*Kurilla, B. P. & Westerman, D. L. (2010). Source memory for unidentified test stimuli. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition, 36, 398-410.

 

 

* indicates current or former student coauthors

 

Last Updated: 10/24/14