Paul Seli, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Member of Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and Faculty Network Member of Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Paul Seli
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Ph.D.University of Waterloo (Canada)2015
M.A.University of Waterloo (Canada)2012
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Ralph, BCW; Smith, AC; Seli, P; Smilek, D (2019). Yearning for distraction: Evidence for a trade-off between media multitasking and mind wandering.. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology = Revue Canadienne De Psychologie Experimentale. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Seli, P; Schacter, DL; Risko, EF; Smilek, D (2019). Increasing participant motivation reduces rates of intentional and unintentional mind wandering.. Psychological Research, 83(5), 1057-1069. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Seli, P; Beaty, RE; Marty-Dugas, J; Smilek, D (2019). Depression, anxiety, and stress and the distinction between intentional and unintentional mind wandering. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory Research, and Practice, 6(2), 163-170. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Beaty, RE; Seli, P; Schacter, DL (2019). Network Neuroscience of Creative Cognition: Mapping Cognitive Mechanisms and Individual Differences in the Creative Brain.. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 27, 22-30. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Beaty, RE; Seli, P; Schacter, DL (2019). Thinking about the past and future in daily life: an experience sampling study of individual differences in mental time travel.. Psychological Research, 83(4), 805-816. [doi]  [abs]