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Peter Vishton

Associate Professor of Psychological Sciences

Office: Integrated Science Center, Room 1153
Phone: 757 221 3879
Email: [[vishton]]
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Areas of Specialization
  • Cognitive, Perceptual, and motor development
  • Interaction of vision and action systems
  • Visually-Guided Action
  • Visual Perception
  • Computational Vision and Motor Control
  • Human-Computer Interface
Educational Background

B.A. with High Honors, Psychology and Computer ScienceSwarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

Ph.D., Psychology and Cognitive Studies Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Brief Biography

Program Director, Developmental and Learning Sciences, National Science Foundation

Human Interface Developer
R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company, Chicago, Illinois

Visiting Research Fellow, Institut des Sciences Cognitives
CNRS, Lyon, France

Courses Taught
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Advanced Research Seminar in Developmental Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Psychology as a Natural Science
  • Infant Development Seminar
  • Professional Development