Timothy Justus, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
M.A., Dartmouth College
B.A., Case Western Reserve University
Cognitive science; cognitive neuroscience; psycholinguistics; music cognition; cognitive film studies
Brain and Behavior (PSY101)
Psychology of Music (PSY126)
Psychology of Language (PSY127)
“The role of Broca's area in regular past-tense morphology: An event-related potential study,” Neuropsychologia, 49, (2011). With J. Larsen, J. Yang, P. de Mornay Davies, N. Dronkers, and D. Swick.
“Relative priming of temporal local-global levels in auditory hierarchical stimuli,” Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 72, (2010). With A. List.
“Interpreting dissociations between regular and irregular past-tense morphology: Evidence from event-related potentials,” Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 8, (2008). With J. Larsen, P. de Mornay Davies, and D. Swick.
“Auditory attention to frequency and time: An analogy to visual local-global stimuli,” Cognition, 98, (2005). With A. List.
“Fundamental issues in the evolutionary psychology of music: Assessing innateness and domain specificity,” Music Perception, 23, (2005). With J. Hutsler.
“The cerebellum and English grammatical morphology: Evidence from production, comprehension, and grammaticality judgments,” Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 16, (2004).
Recent Conferences and Invited Talks
“Music perception in aphasia: Relationship to aphasia subtype and lesion site,” poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language, San Diego, CA, November 2013. With J. Baldo and B. Tillmann.
Selected Grants, Awards, and Honors
“Music perception in aphasia: A VLSM approach,” grant from the GRAMMY Foundation, 2013-2015.