James F. Cavanagh
- EEG Signatures of Frontal Cortical Function
- Reward and Decision Making
- Computational Psychiatry
- Cavanagh, J.F. (in press) Electrophysiology as a theoretical and methodological hub in the neural sciences. Psychophysiology
- Cavanagh, J.F., Kumar, P., Mueller, A.A., Pirio Richardson, S. & Mueen, A. (2018). Diminished EEG habituation to novel events effectively classifies Parkinson's patients. Clinical Neurophysiology, 129, 409-418.
- Cavanagh, J.F. & Frank, M.J. (2014) Frontal theta as a mechanism of cognitive control. Trends in Cognitive Science,18(8), 414-421.
- Cavanagh, J.F., Wiecki, T.V., Cohen, M.X, Figueroa, C.M., Samanta, J., Sherman S.J., Frank, M.J. (2011) Subthalamic nucleus stimulation reverses mediofrontal influence over decision threshold. Nature Neuroscience, 14(11), 1462-1467
- Psy 443/463: Psychobiology of Emotion
- Psy 240: Brain and Behavior
- Psy 444/644: Advanced EEG Analysis in Matlab
- Psy 450/650: Principles of Psychphysiology
- Psy 450/650: Seminar: Functions of the Prefrontal Cortex
- Psy 650: Predictable Irrationality in Decision Making
- John Pinner--MEG, data fusion, prenatal alcohol expusure
- Jacqueline Janowich--frontal cortex in control, task switching & working memory
- Darin Brown--reward, affect, & decision making
- Trevor Jackson--costs & benefits of cognitive control
Note: If you are interested in pursuing graduate studies in my laboratory for the Fall 2019 semester, please contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org) and apply to our program by Dec. 2018. Good GRE scores and academic performance are expected. Emphasis will be placed on research experience, publications/presentations, and letters of reference.