Michael King


Mather Memorial

Other Information

Research Areas: DCAS

Area of Specialization: Experimental Psychology

Research Advisor / Mentor: Dr. Brooke Macnamara

Research Interests: I am interested in the cognitive and perceptual factors that influence human performance, such as memory, attention, and learning. My current research is focused on goal-directed attention during visual processing, and how different types of cognitive load affect our ability to ignore distraction.

Favorite Part of the Program: The emphasis placed on research, along with knowledgeable and supportive faculty members, create an effective environment to grow as a professional and as a scientist.