(2018). The role of horizontal facial structure on the N170 and N250. Vision research, (in press).

PDF Project

(2016). Characterizing population EEG dynamics throughout adulthood. eNeuro, (3), 6.

PDF Project

(2015). Regional electroencephalogram (EEG) alpha power and asymmetry in older adults: a study of short-term test-retest reliability. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, (7), 177.


Conference Posters & Talks

More Publications

Characterizing population-level EEG dynamics throughout adulthood using consumer data from a portable EEG system

Project Abstract

EEG correlates of contour integration in younger and older adults


The effect of practice with inverted faces on behavioural and ERP horizontal bias

Poster Abstract

Age-related decline in face identification can be trained away, and is explained by horizontal bias

Project Poster Abstract

Aging alters neural processing underlying figure-ground organization


Learning to generalize stimulus-specific learning across contexts

Project Poster Abstract

Task Modulates the N170 Amplitude Inversion Effect

Effects of size, fixation location, and inversion on face identification

Project Abstract

Stimulus-specificity of training with explicit or ambiguous diagnostic structure

Project Abstract

Neural Signals Underlying the Convexity Context Effect


The N170 is driven by the presence of horizontal facial structure

PDF Project Abstract

The time-course of rapid stimulus-specific perceptual learning

Project Abstract

Exploring the relationship between the N170 inversion effect and horizontal tuning

Project Abstract

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Getting oriented to faces and textures
Nov 1, 2018 2:30 PM
Perceptual difficulty and pupil dilation
Jan 19, 2018 3:00 PM
Brain responses during face identification
Jan 12, 2018 3:00 PM
Learning a perceptual strategy
Jan 20, 2017 3:00 PM


Face perception

Identifying the neural mechanisms tuned to processing the most informative aspects of faces.

Perceptual Learning

Developing stimuli and paradigms that promote generalizable perceptual learning.

Population EEG

Using big data from a consumer EEG device to extract population-level characteristics of EEG.


Sessional teaching instructor at McMaster University:

  • PNB 3XE3: Inferential Statistics (2017, 2018)

Teaching assistant for graduate students at McMaster University:

  • PSYCH 710: Statistics for Experimental Psychology (2014, 2015, 2016)

Teaching assistant for undergraduate students at McMaster University:

  • PSYCH 2E03: Sensation and Perception (2012)
  • PSYCH 2NF3: Basic & Clinical Neuroscience (2013)
  • PNB 3HP3: History of Psychology (2013)
  • PNB 3EE3: Perception Laboratory (2014)
  • PNB 3V03: Human Memory Laboratory (2015)
  • PNB 2XE3: Descriptive Statistics (2016)
  • PNB 3MM3: Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory (2017)