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Danielle S McNamara

Professor, Psychology
Campus: Main
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Areas of Expertise:
cognitive applications to educational practice
Cognitive modeling
cognitive processes in reading comprehension
computer automated reading strategy training
creating & testing educational technologies
Educational technology
human factors
human memory
text comprehension

About the Expert:
Danielle McNamara serves as Associate Editor for three journals, including the Cognitive Science Journal, the Journal of Educational Psychology, and TopiCS. She has served on the governing board of the Society for Text and Discourse and the Cognitive Science Society. She serves as a consultant for the College Board, serving on committees to revise the Standards for Reading and Writing, and to map SAT College Entry Exam results to remediation. She became Director of the Institute for Intelligent Systems in fall, 2009.

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