Coordinator & Associate Professor, Psychology
Office: Ovalwood 343
In one line of research, Dr. Shaffer is investigating whether sighted and blinded observers use common mechanisms to pursue moving targets in their environment. In another line of research, he is investigating the mechanism involved in estimating the slope of hills in our environment. Dr. Shaffer currently has students involved in every aspect of his research. This past year, Dr. Shaffer published two scholarly articles in top-tier journals with students as coauthors.