Arthur Wingfield, D.Phil.

wingfieldDr. Wingfield is the Nancy Lurie Marks Professor of Neuroscience at Brandeis University and the Director of the Volen Center for Complex Systems. He earned his B.A. in 1958 from the University of Connecticut, then went on to receive his M.A. in 1959 from Northwestern University. In 1966, Dr. Wingfield earned his Ph.D. from the University of Oxford. He currently works on the Age and Decision Strategies in Running Memory for Speech project. This project studies the experimental study of the effects of speech and rate and content complexity on language comprehension and for memory for speech in young and healthy adults. Dr. Wingfield is also involved with the Hearing Acuity, Cognitive Aging, and Memory for Speech project. This project studies the interaction between sensory and cognitive change on speech recognition and memory in older adults with mild to moderate hearing loss.

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