Lab News

Sep 22, 2022

The Star Tribune recently highlighted Minnesota’s reputation for research and new technologies related to hearing loss, enhanced via the work of Dr. Andrew Oxenham, in their article, “Minnesota is a hub for exciting innovations to treat hearing loss…

Aug 29, 2022

Current Employer: Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan.  Current Job Title: Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.                 …

Aug 22, 2022

In September, Yongtian Ou, Ali Williams, and Jaeeun Lee join the lab as PhD students. Welcome Tia, Ali, And Jen!

May 27, 2022

Daniel Guest successfully defended his PhD thesis, entitled "Perception of complex sounds at high frequencies." Congratulations Dr. Guest! Danny is taking up a postdoc position at the University of Rochester.

Apr 22, 2022

 Hao Lu successfully defended his PhD thesis, entitled "Behavioral and Neural Correlates of Auditory Selective Attention." Congratulations Dr. Lu! Hao is joining Meta Reality Labs as a Research Scientist.

Feb 4, 2022

Heather Kreft, who earned an MA in audiology at the University of Iowa, is the heart of the Auditory Perception and Cognition Laboratory (APC Lab) in the Department of Psychology. She works as a scientist in the lab and manages the day-to-day lab…

Dec 20, 2021

Kelly Whiteford, PhD, research associate in the Department of Psychology at the University of Minnesota, received funding of $581,250 from the National Institute of Health (NIH) for National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (…

Oct 20, 2021

Elaea Purmalietis, now a senior in the Department of Psychology at the University of Minnesota, was first introduced to the field of psychology by her mother, who herself majored in Psychology at UMN. Taking her first psychology course is what…

Oct 6, 2021

Lisanne Bogaard joins the lab as a new graduate student. Lisanne comes to us from the University of Amsterdam, where she completed Masters' degrees in both Psychology and Musicology. Welcome, Lisanne!

Jul 27, 2021

Members of the Psychology Department’s Auditory Perception and Cognition lab, Dr. Anahita Mehta, Dr. Lei Feng, and Professor Andrew Oxenham, recently published a paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of…


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