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Patrick Plummer

Education:

B.A., Psychology and African American Studies, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; M.A., Experimental Psychology, University of California, San Diego; Ph.D., Experimental Psychology, University of California, San Diego

Dissertation:

The influence of contextual constraint on word recognition during reading

Thesis Advisor:

Keith Rayner, Professor of Psychology and Vic Ferreira, Professor of Psychology, University of California, San Diego

Research Topic:

Computation modeling of language comprehension processes

Mentor:

Keith Holyoak, Professor of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles