Alexandria Zakrzewski
MacEldin Dunn Trawick Postdoctoral Fellow

Zakrzewski, A. C., Wisniewski, M. G., Iyer, N., & Simpson, B. D. (in prep). Metacognitive judgments track sensory- and decision-related components of the event-related potential during auditory detection.

Zakrzewski, A. C., Smith, J. D., & Church, B. A. (in prep). A Rule By Any Other Species: The Transfer of Category Knowledge by Macaques (Macaca mulatta) and Humans (Homo sapiens).

Smith, J. D., Zakrzewski, A. C., Johnson, J. M., Valleau, J. C., & Church, B. A. (2016). Categorization: The view from animal cognition. Behavioral Sciences, 6(2).

Smith, J. D., Zakrzewski, A. C., Church, B. A. (2016). Formal models in animal-metacognition research: The problem of interpreting animals’ behavior. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 23(5), 1341-1353.

Zakrzewski, A. C., Perdue, B. M., Beran, M. J., Church, B. A., & Smith, J. D. (2014). Cashing out: The decisional flexibility of uncertainty responses in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) and humans (Homo sapiens). Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, 40(4), 490-501.

Smith, J. D., Boomer, J., Zakrzewski, A. C., Roeder, J. L., Church, B. A., & Ashby, F. G. (2014). Deferred feedback sharply dissociates implicit and explicit category learning. Psychological Science, 25(2), 447-57.

Zakrzewski, A. C., Coutinho, M. V. C., Boomer, J., Church, B. A., & Smith, J. D. (2014). Decision deadlines and uncertainty monitoring: The effect of time constraints on uncertainty and perceptual responses. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 21(3), 763-70.


Zakrzewski, A. C., Johnson, J. M., & Smith, J. D. (in press). The comparative psychology of metacognition. In J. Call (Ed.), APA handbook of comparative psychology: Vol 2. Evolution, neural development, and substrate. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Smith, J. D., Zakrzewski, A. C., Johnson, J. M., & Valleau, J. C. (2016). Ecology, Fitness, Evolution: New Perspectives on Categorization. Current Directions of Psychological Science, 25(4), 266-274.

Contact Information
(804) 287-6434
Areas of Expertise
Metacognition and Aging
Metacognitive Accuracy
Comparative Cognition
Uncertainty Monitoring
Implicit and Explicit Categorization