James Michael Roe

Doctoral Research Fellow - Department of Psychology
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Academic interests

  • Brain asymmetry and its relation to cognition and cognitive decline

  • Post-encoding mechanisms of memory consolidation during sleep and waking rest

  • Constructive memory

  • Brain structure-function relationships throughout the lifespan

  • The borders between healthy and pathological aging

  • Multimodal brain imaging (e.g. fMRI, DTI)

  • Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) effects on cognition

I am working as a PhD candidate in the Research Group for Lifespan Changes in Brain and Cognition (LCBC). The focus of my project is on structural and functional brain asymmetry and its relationship to cognitive functioning throughout the lifespan, with a particular emphasis on episodic memory and the ageing brain.

Background

  • Summer scholarship, UiO, 2015

  • Master in Cognitive Neuroscience, UiO, 2015

  • Bachelor in Psychology / Criminology, Aberystwyth University, UK, 2012

Tags: Cognitive psychology, Cognitive neuroscience

Publications

  • Roe, James; Nesheim, Mathias; Mathiesen, Nina Chung; Moberget, Torgeir; Aln├Žs, Dag & Sneve, Markus Handal (2016). The effects of tDCS upon sustained visual attention are dependent on cognitive load. Neuropsychologia.  ISSN 0028-3932.  80, s 1- 8 . doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2015.11.005

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