Butler Associate Professor of Psychology Mandy Gingerich was quoted in the Saturday, August 27, New York Times in an article about faulty memory.
Read the article here.
Gingerich studies memory errors and the factors that contribute to them. Her research focuses on how factors such as mood and emotion can impact our ability to monitor accurately the contextual details of our memories. In addition, she is interested in ways to reduce false memories and what reductions in memory errors can tell us about how the memory system works.