John M. Pearson, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics and Assistant Research Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Affiliate of Center for Cognitive Neuroscience

John M. Pearson
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Office Location:  Levine Science Research Center, B255, Durham, NC 27710
Office Phone:  (919) 613-8338
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Ph.D.Princeton University2004
B.S.University of Kentucky at Lexington1999
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Addicott, MA; Pearson, JM; Sweitzer, MM; Barack, DL; Platt, ML (2017). A Primer on Foraging and the Explore/Exploit Trade-Off for Psychiatry Research.. Neuropsychopharmacology (Nature), 42(10), 1931-1939. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Chen, X; Beck, JM; Pearson, JM (2017). Neuron's eye view: Inferring features of complex stimuli from neural responses.. PLoS computational biology, 13(8), e1005645. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Dowd, EW; Pearson, JM; Egner, T (2017). Decoding working memory content from attentional biases.. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 24(4), 1252-1260. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Pearson, JM; Hickey, PT; Lad, SP; Platt, ML; Turner, DA (2017). Local Fields in Human Subthalamic Nucleus Track the Lead-up to Impulsive Choices.. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 11, 646. [doi]  [abs]
  5. San Martín, R; Kwak, Y; Pearson, JM; Woldorff, MG; Huettel, SA (2016). Altruistic traits are predicted by neural responses to monetary outcomes for self vs charity.. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 11(6), 863-876. [doi]  [abs]