Erika Hussey



  • 4021 Beckman Institute
  • 405 North Mathews Avenue
  • Urbana, Illinois 61801


Erika Hussey is a postdoctoral research associate in the Lifelong Brain and Cognition Lab. She completed her BA in Psychology and Cognitive Science at Rutgers University and her PhD in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science at the University of Maryland, College Park. Erika’s work uses eye tracking, training interventions, and brain stimulation to examine the dynamic interplay between executive-control and language processing.


  • 2015
    • Stine-Morrow, E.A.L., Hussey, E.K., Ng, S. (2015). The potential for literarcy to shape lifelong cognitive health. Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences

  • 2013
    • Novick, J.M., Hussey, E.K., Teubner-Rhodes, S.E., Harbison, J.I., & Bunting, M. (2013) Clearing the garden path: Improving sentence processing through executive control training. Language and Cognitive Processes.

    • Hussey, E.K., Dougherty, M.R., Harbison, J.I., & Davelaar, E. (2013). Retrieval dynamics in self-terminated memory search. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology.

  • 2012
    • Hussey, E.K., & Novick, J.M. (2012). The benefits of executive control training and the implications for language processing. Frontiers in Psychology.

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