Research interests: perception, attention, vision, cognition, development, human-machine interaction

Pesquita, A., Chapman, C. S., & Enns, J. T. (July 19, 2016 advance online pub). Humans are sensitive to attention control when predicting others’ actions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201601872.

Brennan, A.A. & Enns, J.T. (2015). What’s in a Friendship? Partner visibility supports cognitive collaboration between friends. PloS one, 10(11), e0143469.

Chapman, C.S., Gallivan, J.P., Wong, J.D., Wispinski, N. J., & Enns, J.T. (2015). The snooze of lose: Rapid reaching reveals that losses are processed more slowly than gains.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 144(4), 844-863.

Brennan, A.A. & Enns, J.T. (2015). When two heads are better than one: Interactive versus independent benefits of collaborative cognition. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 22, 1076-1082.

Ristic, J. & Enns, J.T. (2015). The changing face of attentional development.  Current Directions in Psychological Science, 24(1), 24-31.

Pesquita, A., Corlis, C., & Enns (2014).  Perception of musical cooperation in jazz duets is predicted by social aptitude.  Psychomusicology: Music, Mind, and Brain, 24(2), 173-183.

Watson, M., Akins, K., & Enns, J.T. (2012).  Second-order mappings in grapheme-color synesthesia. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19(2), 211-217.

Burack, J.A., Enns, J.T. & Fox, N.A (2012). Cognitive science, development, and psychopathology: Typical and atypical developmental trajectories of attention. Oxford University Press.

Healey, C.G. & Enns, J.T. (2011). Attention and visual memory in visualization and computer graphics. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 42(2), 1-20.

Enns, J.T. (2004). The thinking eye, the seeing brain. NY: WW Norton.

Winter 2016

PSYC309A Cognitive Processes - COGNTV PROCESSES Sections

Contribution of cognitive processes to perception, attention, and memory; cognitive development, language, thinking, and creativity.

Winter 2016

PSYC366 Methods in Research Sections

Detailed coverage of basic research methods; the design of experiments and statistical analysis; methods will be applied in laboratory and project work. Please consult the Faculty of Science Credit Exclusion List:,215,410,414.

Winter 2016

PSYC545A Advanced Statistics I - ADV STATS 1 Sections