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dr. M.R. Nieuwenstein

Universitair docent


1999: M.Sc. Cognitive and Clinical Neuropsychology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands.

2004: Ph.D. Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Promotors: Addie Johnson and Edward de Haan


Academic Employment

1999 - 2000: Neuropsychologist for the Heart-Lung Institute at Utrecht University Medical Center.

2004 - 2006: Postdoctoral associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Advisor: Mary Potter.

2006 - 2008: Postdoctoral associate, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam . Advisor: Jan Theeuwes.

2008 - ...... : Assistant professor (tenure), University of Groningen, The Netherlands.


Publications (Journal Articles)

Teichmann, A. L., Nieuwenstein, M., & Rich, A. N. (in press). Digit-colour synaesthesia only enhances memory for colours in a specific context: A new method of duration thresholds to measure serial recall. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

Broers, N., Potter, M. C., & Nieuwenstein, M. (in press). Enhanced Recognition of Memorable Pictures in ultra-fast RSVP. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.

Kandemir, G., Akyürek, E. G., & Nieuwenstein, M. R. (2017). Retro-active Emotion: Do Negative Emotional Stimuli Disrupt Consolidation in Working Memory? PLoS ONE, [e0169927]. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169927

Sasin, E., Morey, C., & Nieuwenstein, M. (2017). Forget Me if You Can: Attentional Capture by To-Be-Remembered and To-Be-Forgotten Visual Stimuli. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. DOI: 10.3758/s13423-016-1225-0

Sasin, E., & Nieuwenstein, M. (2016). Memory-driven attentional capture reveals the waxing and waning of working memory activation due to dual-task interference. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 23(6), 1891-1897. DOI: 10.3758/s13423-016-1041-6

Nijenkamp, R., Nieuwenstein, M. R., de Jong, R., & Lorist, M. M. (2016). Do Resit Exams Promote Lower Investments of Study Time? Theory and Data from a Laboratory Study. Plos one, 11(10), [0161708]. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0161708

Teichmann, A.L., Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Rich, A. (2015). Red, Green, Blue Equals 1, 2, 3: A benefit for recalling colour sequences in digit-colour synaesthesia. ´╗┐Cognitive Neuroscience, 6, 100-110.

Sasin, E., Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Johnson, A. (2015). The role of depth of encoding in attentional capture.  PsychonomicBulletin and Review, 22, 1424-1429.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., Wierenga, H.T.C., Morey, R.D., Wicherts, J.M., Blom, T.N., Wagenmakers, E.J., & Van Rijn, H. (2015). On making the right choice: A meta-analysis and large-scale replication attempt of the unconscious thought advantage. Judgment and Decision Making, 10, 1-17. See also: commentary in Nature.

Wyble, B., Bowman, H., & Nieuwenstein, M.R. (2015). On the interplay between working memory consolidation and attentional selection in controlling conscious access: Parallel processing at a cost - A comment on Raffone et al (2014). Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 370, Article 20140197.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Wyble, B. (2014). Beyond a mask and against the bottleneck: Retroactive dual-task interference during working memory consolidation of a masked visual target.Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1409-1427.

Van der Burg, E., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Theeuwes, J., & Olivers, C.N.L. (2013). Irrelevant auditory and visual events induce a visual attentional blink. Experimental Psychology, 60, 80-89.

Akyurek, E.G., Eshuis, S.A.H., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Saija, J.D., Baskent, D., & Hommel, B. (2012). Temporal target integration at lag 1 in the attentional blink task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 38, 1448-1464.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Van Rijn, H. (2012). The unconscious thought advantage: Further replication failures from a search for confirmatory evidence. Judgment and Decision Making, 7, 779-798.

Wyble, B., Bowman, H., Potter, M.C., & Nieuwenstein, M. (2011). Attentional episodes in visual perception. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 140, 488-505.

Martens, S., Korucuoglu, O., Smid, H.G.O.M., Nieuwenstein, M.R. (2010). Quick minds slowed down: Effects of rotation and stimulus category on the attentional blink., e13509, PLoS ONE.

Van der Burg, E., Brederoo, S.G., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Theeuwes, J., & Olivers, C.N.L. (2010). Audiovisual semantic interference and attention: Evidence from the attentional blink paradigm. Acta Psychologica, 134, 198-205.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., Van der Burg, E., Theeuwes, J., Wyble, B., & Potter, M.C. (2009). Temporal constraints on conscious vision: On the ubiquitous nature of the attentional blink. Journal of Vision 9, 9.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., Potter, M.C., & Theeuwes, J. (2009). Unmasking the attentional blink. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 35, 159-169.

Wyble, B., Bowman, H., & Nieuwenstein, M.R. (2009). The attentional blink provides episodic distinctiveness: Sparing at a cost. Journal of Experimental Psychology:Human Perception and Performance, 35, 787-807.

Vul, E., Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Kanwisher, N. (2008). Selection is delayed, suppressed, and diffused in the attentional blink. Psychological Science, 19, 51-61.

Potter, M.C., Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Strohminger, N. (2008). Whole versus partial report in sentences. Journal of Language and Memory, 58, 907-915.

Zhang , D., Shao, L., Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Zhou, X. (2008). Top-down control is not lost in the attentional blink: Evidence from intact endogenous cuing. Experimental Brain Research, 185, 287-295.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., Johnson, A., Kanai, R., & Martens, S. (2007). Cross-task repetition amnesia: Impaired recall of RSVP targets held in memory for a secondary task. Acta Psychologica, 125, 319-333.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Potter, M.C. (2006). Temporal limits of selection and memory encoding: A comparison of whole versus partial report in rapid serial visual presentation. Psychological Science , 17, 471-475.

Nieuwenstein, M.R. (2006). Top-down controlled, delayed selection in the attentional blink. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 32, 973-985.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., Chun, M.M., Van der Lubbe, R.H.J., & Hooge, I.T.C. (2005). Delayed attentional engagement in the attentional blink. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 31, 1463-1475.

Nieuwenstein, M.R., Aleman, A., & De Haan, E.H.F. (2001). Relationship between symptom dimensions and neurocognitive functioning in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of CPT and WCST studies. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 35, 119-125.

Aleman, A., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Böcker, K.B.E., & De Haan, E.H.F. (2001). Multidimensionality of hallucinatory predisposition: factor structure of the Launay-Slade Hallucination Scale in a normal sample. Personality and Individual Differences, 30, 287-292.

Aleman, A., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Böcker, K.B.E., & De Haan, E.H.F. (2000). Music training and mental imagery ability. Neuropsychologia, 38, 1664-1668.

Aleman, A., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Böcker, K.B.E., & De Haan, E.H.F. (2000). Mental imagery and perception in hallucination-prone individuals. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 188, 830-836.

Aleman, A., Nieuwenstein, M.R., Böcker, K.B.E., & De Haan, E.H.F. (1999) Temporal stability of the Launay-Slade Hallucination Scale for high and low scoring normal subjects. Psychological Reports, 85, 1101-1104.

Publications (Book Chapters)

Nieuwenstein, M.R., & Johnson, A. (2003). Memory and Attention. In A. Johnson & R. Proctor. Attention: Theory and Practice, pp. 191-227. Sage Publications, CA.


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