Empirical Investigations of Human Memory and Cognition


Paula Hertel, Ph.D.

Professor of Pyschology, Trinity University [phertel@trinity.edu]

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition

I am foremost a cognitive psychologist who happens to investigate the cognitive causes, correlates, and consequences of emotional disorders. My interest in emotional disorders developed as a consequence of using depression as a special set of circumstances for testing more general principles of memory.