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Robert A. Bjork [Edit Page]

Distinguished Research Professor

Cognitive Psychology


Contact Information

Office: 7461D FH

Phone: (310) 794-7833

E-mail: rabjork@psych.ucla.edu



Research and Teaching Interests

Robert A. Bjork (Ph.D., Stanford University; B.A., Minnesota) is Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles. His research focuses on human learning and memory and on the implications of the science of learning for instruction and training.  He has served as Editor of Memory & Cognition (1981-85) and Psychological Review (1995-2000), Co-editor of Psychological Science in the Public Interest (1998-2004), and Chair of a National Research Council Committee on Techniques for the Enhancement of Human Performance (1988-1994).  He is a past president or chair of the American Psychological Society (APS); the Western Psychological Association; the Psychonomic Society; the Society of Experimental Psychologists; the Council of Editors of the American Psychological Association (APA); and the Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology.  He is a recipient of UCLA's Distinguished Teaching Award; the American Psychological Association's Distinguished Scientist Lecturer and Distinguished Service to Psychological Science Awards; the American Physiological Society's Claude Bernard Distinguished Lectureship Award, and the Society of Experimental Psychologists' Norman Anderson Lifetime Achievement Award. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Please visit my lab

http://bjorklab.psych.ucla.edu/


Biosketch/Curriculum Vitae

Robert A. Bjork's Curriculum Vitae


Publications

Robert A. Bjork's Publications  pdf icon

Robert Bjork's publications with pdfs

Faculty Awards