Dr. Holly Taylor

Dr. Holly Taylor | Spatial Cognition, Mental Models, Multimedia Learning

Dr. Taylor’s research examines the mental representation of information, sometimes referred to as mental models or situation models. She is particularly interested in the domains of spatial cognition and comprehension. Her work focuses on how information sources influence mental models


A sampling of publications by Dr. Taylor:

  • Brunye, T. T., Gagnon, S. A., Waller, D., Hodgson, E., Tower-Richardi, S., & Taylor, H. A. (2012). Up north and down south: Implicit associations between topography and cardinal direction. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 65, 1880-1894.
  • Brunye, T. T., Gardony, A., Mahoney, C. R., & Taylor, H. A. (2012). Going to town: Spatial perspectives and navigation through virtual environments. Computers in Human Behavior, 28, 257-266. PDF
  • Gardony, A., Brunye, T. T., Mahoney, C. R., & Taylor, H. A. (2011). Affective states influence spatial cue utilization during navigation. Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 20, 223-240. PDF

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