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  • Augustus Baker, Graduate Student

    Graduate Student
    University of Delaware
    427 Wolf Hall
    Newark, DE 19716

    Biography

    ​My background is primarily in attention and decision making. Using behavioral and neuroimaging methods I examine the factors that influence our attention allocation and decisions. As an undergraduate, I studied risky decision making, risk/loss aversion, and the psychophysiological correlates of each. 

    Degrees

    ​BA, NYU 2011

    Courses Taught as a TA

    ​Cognition

    Publications and Presentations:

    FeldmanHall, O., Glimcher, P., Baker, A. L., & Phelps, E. A. (2016). Emotion and decision-making under uncertainty: Physiological arousal predicts increased gambling during ambiguity but not risk. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145(10), 1255-1262.

    Awards

    ​Winner of Best Poster at the 26th OPAM conference in New Orleans

 

 

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