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Benjamin Zinszer

  • PhD
  • Research Associate
  • University of Texas at Austin, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
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Research interests

computational modelingfMRIfunctional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS)statistical methodologylexical and semantic developmentneurolinguisticspsycholinguistics

About

www.benjaminz.com

Co-authors (27)

Publications (5)

  • Decoding the infant mind: Multivariate pattern analysis (MVPA) usingfNIRS

    • Emberson L
    • Zinszer B
    • Raizada R
    • et al.
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  • Representational similarity encoding for fMRI: Pattern-based synthesis to predict brain activity using stimulus-model-similarities

    • Anderson A
    • Zinszer B
    • Raizada R
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    7Citations
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  • Sampling over nonuniform distributions: A neural efficiency account of the primacy effect in statistical learning

    • Karuza E
    • Li P
    • Weiss D
    • et al.
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  • Semantic structural alignment of neural representational spaces enables translation between english and chinese words

    • Zinszer B
    • Anderson A
    • Kang O
    • et al.
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    4Citations
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  • Second language experience modulates neural specialization for first language lexical tones

    • Zinszer B
    • Chen P
    • Wu H
    • et al.
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    1Citations
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Professional experience

Research Associate

University of Texas at Austin, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

July 2017 - Present

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dept. of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester

September 2014 - June 2017(3 years)

Education history

PhD, Psychology

Center for Language Science, Pennsylvania State University

April 2012 - September 2014(2 years)

Master of Applied Statistics (M.A.S.)

Pennsylvania State University

August 2011 - May 2014(3 years)

M.S. Psychology

Center for Language Science, Pennsylvania State University

August 2009 - March 2012(3 years)

B.A. Psychology

Wheaton College

August 2005 - May 2008(3 years)