Aaron S Benjamin

Research Interests

Human learning, memory, and decision-making


Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

Additional Campus Affiliations

Professor, Psychology
Professor, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology

Recent Publications

Griffin, M. L., Benjamin, A. S., Sahakyan, L., & Stanley, S. E. (2019). A matter of priorities: High working memory enables (slightly) superior value-directed remembering. Journal of Memory and Language, 108, [104032]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jml.2019.104032

Steyvers, M., & Benjamin, A. S. (2019). The joint contribution of participation and performance to learning functions: Exploring the effects of age in large-scale data sets. Behavior Research Methods, 51(4), 1531-1543. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13428-018-1128-2

McKinley, G. L., Ross, B. H., & Benjamin, A. S. (2019). The role of retrieval during study: Evidence of reminding from self-paced study time. Memory and Cognition, 47(5), 877-892. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13421-019-00897-6

Benjamin, A. S., Griffin, M. L., & Douglas, J. A. (2019). A nonparametric technique for analysis of state-trace functions. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 90, 88-99. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmp.2019.03.006

Patel, T. N., Steyvers, M., & Benjamin, A. S. (2019). Monitoring the ebb and flow of attention: Does controlling the onset of stimuli during encoding enhance memory? Memory and Cognition, 47(4), 706-718. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13421-019-00899-4

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