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Recruiting graduate students for Fall 2023

The Schloss Visual Reasoning Lab is recruiting qualified graduate students to start in Fall 2023 in the Department of Psychology and Wisconsin Institute for Discovery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison! If you are interested in joining the lab as a PhD student, please send Karen Schloss an introductory email that …

PI Karen Schloss was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure

PI Karen Schloss has been promoted to Associate professor with tenure! She is extremely grateful to her students, collaborators, mentors, colleagues, friends, family, and the staff in Psychology and WID for their support in the process. Go Badgers!  

New Publication: Color-concept association formation for novel concepts

Our new paper, “Color-concept association formation for novel concepts,” was published in Visual Cognition. AUthors: Melissa A. Schoenlein and Karen B. Schloss   Color-concept associations influence fundamental processes in cognition and perception, including object recognition, color perception, and visual reasoning. To fully understand these effects, it is necessary to …