Ph.D., Experimental Psychology (specialization in Cognitive/Developmental), Louisiana
State University, 2008
M.S., Research Psychology, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, 2003
B S., Psychology, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, 2001
Psychology of aging
Individual differences in working memory and intelligence
Cognitive aging (both healthy aging and dementia)
Applying cognitive principles to the education setting
The distracting effects of cell phones
Consumer decision-making processes
Shelton, J. T., *Mullet, H., Cahill, M. Scullin, M. K., Einstein, G. O., & McDaniel, M. A. (in press). Resource depletion does not influence prospective memory in college students. Consciousness and Cognition.
Scullin, M. K., McDaniel, M. A., & Shelton, J. T. (in press). The dynamic multiprocess framework: Evidence from prospective memory with contextual variability. Cognitive Psychology.
Scullin, M. K., Gordon, B. A., Shelton, J. T., Lee, J. H., Head, D., & McDaniel, M. A. (2013). Don’t forget to monitor your blood pressure: A detrimental relationship between hypertension, prospective memory, and prefrontal cortex white matter. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience. 13, 405-416. PMID:23389652
Lilienthal, L., Tamez, E., Shelton, J. T., Myerson, J., & Hale, S. (2013). Dual n-back training increases the capacity of the focus of attention. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 20, 135-141. PMID:23184506
Hill, B. D., Foster, J., Elliott, E. M., Shelton, J. T., McCain, J., & Gouvier, W. D. (2013). Need for cognition is related to higher general intelligence, fluid intelligence, and crystallized intelligence, but not working memory. Journal of Research in Personality, 47, 22-25.
Pella, R. D., Hill, B. D., Shelton, J. T., Elliott, E., & Gouvier, W. D. (2012). Evaluation of embedded malingering indexes in a non-litigating clinical sample using control, clinical, and derived groups. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. 27, 45-57. PMID:22075576
Morey, C. C., Morey, R. D. Elliott, E. M., Eaves, S. D., & Shelton, J. T. (2012). Goal-neglect links Stroop interference with working memory capacity. Acta Psychologica, 141, 250-260. PMID:22749714
Shelton, J. T., McDaniel, M. A., Scullin, M. K., Cahill, M., *Singer, J. S., & Einstein, G. O. (2011). Cognitive exertion and subsequent intention execution in older adults. The Journals of Gerontology: Series B, 66, 43-50. PMID:21036896
McDaniel, M. A., Shelton, J. T., Breneiser, J., Moynan, S., & Balota, D. A. (2011). Focal and nonfocal prospective memory performance in very mild dementia: A signature decline. Neuropsychology. 25, 387-396. PMID:21443344
Gordon, B., Shelton, J. T., Bugg, J.M., McDaniel, M. A., & Head, D. (2011). Structural correlates or prospective memory. Neuropsychologia, 49, 3795-3800. PMID:21982698