Eve Isham

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Assistant Professor, Cognition and Neural Systems
Director, Consciousness-Action-Time Lab


Psychology 515 (office) / Psychology 119 (lab)
Research Interests: 
  • Consciousness
  • Time perception
  • Volition and actions
  • Parkinson’s
Selected Publications: 
  • Ekstrom, A.D., & Isham, E.A. (in press).  Human spatial navigation: Representations across dimensions and scales.  Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cobeha.2017.06.005
  • Isham, E.A., Wulf, K., Mejia, C., & Krisst, L.C. (2017). Deliberation periodduring easy and difficult decisions:  Re-examining Libet’s “veto” window in a more ecologically valid framework.  Neuroscience of Consciousness.  https://doi.org/10.1093/nc/nix002
  • Isham, E.A., & Geng, J.J. (2013).  Looking time predicts choice but not aestheticvalue.  PLoS ONE 8(8): e71698.  Doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071698.
  • Isham, E.A., & Geng, J.J. (2011). Rewarding performance feedback altersreported time of action.  Consciousness & Cognition, doi:10.1016/j.concog.2011.08.004.
  • Isham, E.A., Banks, W.P., Ekstrom, A.D., & Stern, J.A. (2011). Deceived and distorted: Game outcome retrospectively determines the reported time of action. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/a0023111
  • Banks, W.P., & Isham, E.A. (2011) Do we really know what we are doing? Implications of reported time of decision for theories of volition. In W. Sinnott-Armstrong & L. Nadel (Eds.), Conscious Will and Responsibility. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Banks, W.P., & Isham, E.A. (2009).  We infer rather than perceive the moment we decided to act.  Psychological Science, 20, 17-21.
  • Quiroga, R.Q., Mukamel, R., Isham, E.A., Malach, R., & Fried, I. (2008).  Human single- neuron responses at the threshold of conscious recognition.   Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105, 3599-3604.
  • Ekstrom, A.D., Kahana, M.J., Caplan, J.B., Fields, T.A., Isham, E.A., Newman, E.L.& Fried, I. (2003).  Cellular networks underlying human spatial navigation. Nature, 425, 184-188.
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