Shaun Vecera

Shaun Vecera
Professor
Education: 
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 1995
Office: 
W321 SSH
Office Phone: 
319-335-0839
Fax Number: 
319-335-0191
Curriculum Vitae: 
Research Interests: 

Visual attention and perception

Primary Research Area: 
Cognition & Perception
Representative Publications: 

Cosman, J. D., & Vecera, S. P. (2013). Context-dependent control over attentional capture. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, Vol 39(3), 836–848. doi: 10.1037/a0030027

Cosman, J. D., & Vecera, S. P. (2011). Attention affects visual perceptual processing near the hand. Psychological Science, 21(9), 1254-1258. doi: 10.1177/0956797610380697 

Roper, Z. J. J., Cosman, J. D., & Vecera, S. P. (in press). Perceptual load corresponds with factors known to influence visual search. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. doi: 10.1037/a0031616

Roper, Z. J. J., & Vecera, S. P. (2012). Searching for two things at once: Establishment of multiple attentional control settings on a trial-by-trial basis. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19(6), 1114-1121. doi: 10.3758/s13423-012-0297-8

Vatterott, D. B, & Vecera, S. P. (2012). Experience dependent attentional tuning of distractor rejection. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19(5), 871-878. doi: 10.3758/s13423-012-0280-4