Alan Kingstone


                POSITION
          • Professor
          • Distinguished University Scholar
          • Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
          • Fellow, Association for Psychological Science
          • Social Sciences & Humanities  Research Advisor / Office of the VPRI







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CURRENT FUNDING, PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR 
  • Hampton Fund 
  • Humanities & Social Sciences Grant 
  • Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council, Discovery Grant
  • Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (with Evan Risko @ Waterloo), Insight Grant

RECENT PUBLICATIONS 
    (Present - 2008)

Journals


http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nyas.2013.1296.issue-1/issuetoc



Textbooks
 
http://www.amazon.ca/Cognition-Daniel-Smilek/dp/0195447492
 http://www.oupcanada.com/higher_education/companion/psychology/9780195430325.html
                    2013                                          2010  
Books (Edited)
  • Gibson, B. S., Folk, C. L., Theeuwes, J. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Attentional capture. Psychology Press. 

Chapters 

  • Risko, E.F. & Kingstone, A. (In press). Attention in the wild: Visual attention in complex, dynamic and social environments. In Hoffman, Hoffman, R.R., Hancock, P., Scerbo, M., and Parasuraman, R. (Eds.) Cambridge Handbook of Applied Perception Research. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Birmingham, E., Ristic, J. & Kingstone, A. (2012). Investigating social attention: A case for increasing stimulus complexity in the laboratory. (pp. 251-276) In J. A. Burack, J. T. Enns and N. A. Fox. (Eds.) Cognitive Neuroscience, Development, and Psychopathology. Oxford University Press. 
  • Hunt, A., van Zoest, W. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Attending to emerging representations: The importance of task context and time of response. In K. Nobre and J. Coull (Eds.) Attention and Time. (pp. 3-15) Oxford Press. 
  • Kingstone, A. (2010). Mike’s Attentional Network. In P.A. Reuter-Lorenz, K. Baynes, G. R. Mangun, & E. Phelps, (Eds.) The Cognitive Neuroscience of Mind: A Tribute to Michael S Gazzaniga. (pp. 99-110) MIT Press 

Papers

           In press / 2014
  • Franklin, M.S., Mrazek, M.D., Anderson, C.L., Johnston, C., Smallwood, J., Kingstone, A. & Schooler, J. (In press). Tracking distraction: The relationship between mind-wandering, meta-awareness, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptomatology. Journal of Attention Disorders

  • Nasiopoulos, E., Risko, E.F., Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (In press). Wearable computing: Will it make people prosocial? British Journal of Psychology
  • Olk, B. & Kingstone, A. (In press). Attention and aging: Measuring effects of involuntary and voluntary orienting in isolation and in combination. British Journal of Psychology.
  • Risko, E.F., Medimorec, S., Chisholm, J. & Kingstone, A. (In press). Rotating with rotated text. A natural behaviour approach to investigating cognitive offloading.  Cognitive Science.\
  • Anderson, G. M., Foulsham, T., Nasiopoulos, E., Chapman, C. S. & Kingstone, A. (2014).  Hide and seek: The theory of mind of visual concealment and search. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 76, 907-913.
  • Solman, G. J. F. & Kingstone, A. (2014). Balancing energetic and cognitive resources: Memory use during search depends on the orienting effector. Cognition, 132, 443-454.
           2013
  • Coleman, D., Romao, T., Villamin, C. Sinnett, S. Jakobsen, T. & Kingstone, A. (2013). Finding meaning in all the right places: A novel measurement of dramatic structure in film and television narratives. Projections: The Journal for Movies and Mind, 7, 108-126. dpi: 10.3167/proj.2013.070206
  • Dalrymple, K., Gray, A., Perler, B., Birmingham, E., Bischof, W.F., Barton, J. & Kingsone, A. (2013). Eyeing the eyes in social scenes: Evidence for top-down control of stimulus selection in simultanagnosia. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 30, 25-40.
  • Farley, J., Risko, E.F., Kingstone, A. (2013). Everyday attention and lecture retention: The effects of time, fidgeting, and mind wanderingFrontiers in Psychology4619. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00619 
  • Foulsham, T., Gray, A., Nasiopoulos, W. & Kingstone, A. (2013). Leftward biases in picture scanning and line bisection: A gaze-contingent window study. Vision Research, 78, 14-25. 
  • Franklin, M.S., Mrazek, M.D., Anderson, C.L., Smallwood, J., Kingstone, A. & Schooler, J. (2013). The silver lining of a mind in the clouds: Interesting musings are associated with positive mood while mind-wandering. Frontiers in Psychology4583. dpi10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00583. 

  • Lanthier, S. N., Risko, E.F., Smilek, D. & Kingstone, A. (2013). Measuring the separate effects of practice and fatigue on eye movements during visual search. Cognitive Science Society, 35, 2820-2825
  • Risko, E.F., Buchanan, D., S., Medimorec, S. & Kingstone, A. (2013). Everyday attention: Mind wandering and computer use during lectures.  Computers & Education, 68, 275-283.
  • Risko, E.F., Foulsham, T., Dawson, S. & Kingstone, A. (2013). The collaborative lecture annotation system (CLAS): A new tool for distributed learning.  IEEE Transactions on learning technologies, 6, 4-13doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TLT.2012.15
  • Wu, D.W.L., Jakobsen, T., Anderson, N. C., Bischof, W. F. & Kingstone, A. (2013). Why we should not forget about the non-social world: Subjective preferences, exploratory eye movements, and individual differences. Cognitive Science Society, 35, 3801-3806. 
           2012
    • Dawson, S., Macfadyen, L., Risko, E., Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2012) Using technology to encourage self-directed learning: The Collaborative Lecture Annotation System (CLAS). Future Challenges, Sustainable Futures, proceedings for ASCILITE. Wellington, New Zealand
      • Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2012). Modeling the influence of central and peripheral information on saccade biases in gaze-contingent scene viewing. Visual Cognition20, 546-579
      • Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2012). Goal-driven and bottom-up gaze in an active real-world search task. Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications, 7, 189-192  ISBN: 978-1-4503-1221-9 doi: 10.1145/2168556.2168590
      • Levy, J., Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2012). Monsters are people too. Biology Letters, 20120850.  doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2012.0850 
      • Risko, E.F., Anderson, N., Lanthier, S. & Kingstone, A. (2012). Curious eyes: Individual differences in personality predict eye movement behavior in scene viewing. Cognition, 122, 86-90
      • Risko, E. F., Laidlaw, K., Freeth, M., Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2012). Social attention with real vs. reel stimuli: Toward an empirical approach to concerns about ecological validity. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6:143. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2012.00143
      • Ristic, J., Landry, M. & Kingstone, A. (2012).  Automated symbolic orienting: The missing link. Frontiers in Cognition. 3:560. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00560
      • van Zoest, W., Kingstone, A. & Theeuwes, J. (2012). The influence of visual search efficiency on the time-course of identity-based SR-compatibility. Acta Psychologica120, 101-109.
      • Walker, E., Lanthier, S., Risko, E.F., & Kingstone, A. (2012). The effects of personal music devices on pedestrian behaviour. Safety Science, 50, 123-128
                 2011
        • Dalrymple. K. A., Birmingham, E. Bischof, W.F., Barton, JS. & Kingstone, A. (2011). Opening a window on attention: Documenting and simulating recovery from simultanagnosia. Cortex, 47, 787-799
        • Dalrymple. K. A., Birmingham, E. Bischof, W.F., Barton, JS. & Kingstone, A. (2011). Experiencing simultanagnosia through windowed viewing of complex social scenes. Brain Research, 1367, 265-277
        • Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2011). Look at my poster! Active gaze, preference and memory during a poster session. Perception, 40, 1387-1389.
        • Foulsham, T., Barton, J.J.S., Kingstone, A., Dewhurst, R. & Underwood, G. (2011). Modeling eye movements in visual agnosia with a saliency map approach: bottom-up guidance or top-down strategy? Neural Networks, 24, 665-677. 
        • Foulsham, T., Walker, E. & Kingstone, A. (2011). The where, what and when of gaze allocation in the lab and the natural environment. Vision Research, 51, 1920-1931. 
                   2010
          • Anderson, C. & Kingstone, A. (2010). A meeting of the minds: Expert discussions of mental processes in the human brain. Cortex, 46, 134-135. 
          • Andrews, TJ., Davies-Thompson, J., Kingstone, A. & Young, AW. (2010). Internal and external features of the face are represented holistically in face-selective regions of visual cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 3544-3552. 
          • Dalrymple, K. A., Bischof, W. F., Cameron, D. Barton, J.J.S. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Simulating simultanagnosia: Spatially constricted vision mimics local capture and the global processing deficit. Experimental Brain Research, 202, 445-455. 
          • Dalrymple, K. A. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Time to act and attend to the real mechanisms of action and attention. British Journal of Psychology, 101, 213-216. 
          • Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A. (2010) Asymmetries in the direction of saccades during perception of scenes and fractals: Effects of image type and image features. Vision Research, 50, 779-795. 
          • Foulsham, T., Cheng, J.T., Tracy, J.L., Henrich, J. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Gaze allocation in a dynamic situation: Effects of social status and speaking. Cognition, 117, 319-331. 
          • Laidlaw, K.E.W. & Kingstone, A. (2010). The time course of vertical, horizontal and oblique saccade trajectories: Evidence for greater distractor interference during vertical saccades. Vision Research, 50, 829-837. 
          • Olk, B., Hildebrandt, H. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Involuntary but not voluntary orienting contributes to a disengage deficit in visual neglect. Cortex, 46, 1149-1164. 
          • Sinnett, S. & Kingstone, A. (2010). A preliminary investigation regarding the effect of tennis grunting: Does white noise during a tennis shot have a negative impact on shot perception? PLoS ONE, 5, e13148. [link
          • Sinnett, S. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Are grunters cheaters? The effects of grunting when judging the direction of a tennis shot. Cognitive Science Society, 32, 1489-1492. 
          • Skarratt, P.A., Cole, G.G. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Social inhibition of return. Acta Psychologica, 134, 48-54. 
          • Theeuwes, J. Mathôt, S. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Object-based attention and eye movements. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 72, 597-601. 
          • van Zoest, W., Hunt, A. & Kingstone, A. (2010). Representations in visual cognition: It’s about time. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 19, 116-120. 
          • Watson, M.R., Brennan, A.A., Kingstone, A. & Enns, J.T. (2010). Looking versus seeing: Strategies alter eye movements during visual search. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 17, 543-549. 
                     2009
            • Birmingham, E. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Human social attention: A new look at past, present and future investigations. The Year in Cognitive Neuroscience 2009: NY Academy of Sciences,1156, 118-140. 
            • Birmingham, E. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Human social attention. Progress in Brain Research, 176, 309-320. 
            • Birmingham, E., Bischof, W. F. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Get real! Resolving the debate about equivalent social stimuli. Visual Cognition, 17, 904-924. 
            • Birmingham, E., Bischof, W. F. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Saliency does not account for fixations to eyes within social scenes. Vision Research, 49, 2992-3000. 
            • Dalrymple, K. A., Bischof, W. F., Cameron, D. Barton, J.J.S. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Global perception in simultanagnosia is not as simple as a game of connect-the-dots. Vision Research, 49, 1901-1908. 
            • Dalrymple, K. A., Kingstone, A. & Handy, T. C. (2009). ERP evidence for a dual-locus model of global/local processing. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 26, 456-470. 
            • Foulsham, T. Barton, J.S., Kingstone, A., Dewhurst, R. & Underwood, G. (2009). Fixation and saliency during search of natural scenes: the case of visual agnosia. Neuropsychologia, 47, 1994-2003. 
            • Foulsham, T. & Kingstone, A (2009). Strategy, not saliency, may explain eye movement patterns in visual agnosia. Commentary on Mannan, S.K., Kennard, C. & Husain, M. (2009). The role of visual salience in directing eye movements in visual object agnosia. Current Biology, 19, R247-248. 
            • Kingstone, A. (2009). Taking a real look at social attention. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 19, 52–56. 
            • Kuhn, G. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Look away! Eyes and arrows engage oculomotor responses automatically. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 71, 314-327. 
            • Olk, B. & Kingstone, A. (2009). A new look at aging and performance in the antisaccade task: The impact of response selection. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 21, 406-421. 
            • Ristic, J. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Rethinking attentional development: Reflexive and volitional orienting in children and adults. Developmental Science, 12, 289-296. 
            • Sinnett, S., Snyder, J. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Role of the lateral prefrontal cortex in visual object-based selective attention. Experimental Brain Research, 194, 191-196. 
            • Smilek, D., Weiheimer, L., Kwan, D., Reynolds, M. & Kingstone, A. (2009). Hiding and finding: The relationship between visual concealment and visual search. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 71, 1793-1806. 
            • Snyder, J. S., Schmidt, W.C. & Kingstone, A. (2009). There's little return for attentional momentum. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 35, 1726-1737. 
                       2008
              • Birmingham, E., Bischof, W. F. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Social attention and real world scenes: The roles of action, competition and social content. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 61, 986-976 
              • Birmingham, E., Bischof, W. F. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Gaze selection in complex social scenes. Visual Cognition, 15, 341-355. 
              • Dodd, M., Van der Stigchel, S., Leghari, M. A., Fung, G. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Attentional SNARC: There’s something special about numbers (let us count the ways). Cognition, 108, 810 - 818. 
              • Foulsham, T. Kingstone, A. & Underwood, G. (2008). Turning the world around: patterns in saccade direction vary with picture orientation. Vision Research, 48, 1777-1790. 
              • Gibson, B. S., Folk, C.L., Theeuwes, J. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Attentional capture. Visual Cognition, 16, 145-154. 
              • Hunt, A., Chapman, C. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Taking a long look at action and time perception. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 34, 125-136. 
              • Kingstone, A., Smilek, D. & Eastwood, J. D. (2008). Cognitive ethology: A new approach for studying human cognition. British Journal of Psychology, 99, 317 - 345. 
              • Kingstone, A., Smilek, D. & Eastwood, J. D. (2008). Three responses to cognitive ethology. British Journal of Psychology, 99, 355 - 359. 
              • Morein-Zamir, S. Hommersen, P., Johnston, C. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Novel measures of response performance and inhibition in children with ADHD. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 36, 1199-1210. 
              • Olk, B., Cameron, B. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Enhanced orienting effects: Evidence for an interaction principle. Visual Cognition, 16, 979-1000. 
              • Olk, B. Symons, L. A. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Take a look at the bright side: Effects of contrast polarity on gaze direction judgments. Perception & Psychophysics, 70, 1298-1304. 
              • Oruc, I., Sinnett, S., Bischof, W.F., Soto-Faraco, S., Lock, K. & Kingstone, A. (2008). The effect of attention on the illusory capture of motion in bimodal stimuli, Brain Research, 1242, 200-208. 
              • Smilek, D., Eastwood, J. D. Reynolds, M. G. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Metacognition and change detection: Do lab and life really converge? Consciousness & Cognition, 17, 1056 - 1061. 
              • Tipper, C., Handy, T., Giesbrecht, B. & Kingstone, A. (2008). Brain responses to biological relevance. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 20, 879-891.