Prof Frederic Vallee-Tourangeau

Position: Acting Associate Dean Research & Enterprise
School: Faculty Of Arts & Social Sciences
Email: F.Vallee-Tourangeau@kingston.ac.uk
Extension: 62816
Location: Room Pr Em 3015, Penrhyn Road

Educational and professional qualifications

1993 PhD , McGill University
1988 MA , University of Pennsylvania
1987 BA , McGill University

Professional experience (post-1990)

1999-2003 Equity Research Analyst, Merrill Lynch Canada
1994-1999 Senior Lecturer, University of Hertfordshire
1993-1994 Lecturer, University of Hertfordshire

Research areas

Psychology: Problem solving, creativity, distributed cognition

Funding

Economic and Social Research Council: RES-000-22-0808, Representational determinants of creative hypothesis testing

Professional activity

Member of: Experimental Psychology Society, Cognitive Science Society, European Society for Cognitive Psychology

Research outputs

Number of items: 30.

Article

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2013) Interactivity, efficiency, and individual differences in mental arithmetic. Experimental Psychology, 60(4), pp. 302-311. ISSN (print) 1618-3169

Abadie, Marlene, Villejoubert, Gaelle, Waroquier, Laurent and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2013) The interplay between presentation material and decision mode for complex choice preferences. Journal Of Cognitive Psychology, 25(6), pp. 682-691. ISSN (print) 2044-5911

Gow, Rachel V, Rubia, Katya, Taylor, Eric, Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Matsudaira, Toshiko, Ibrahimovic, Almira and Sumich, Alexander (2012) Abnormal centroparietal ERP response in predominantly medication-naive adolescent boys with ADHD during both response inhibition and execution. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology, 29(2), pp. 181-9. ISSN (print) 0736-0258

Villejoubert, Gaelle and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2012) Relevance-driven information search in "pseudodiagnostic" reasoning. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 65(3), pp. 541-552. ISSN (print) 0272-4987

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2012) Utilities in the 2-4-6 task. Experimental Psychology, 59(5), pp. 265-271. ISSN (print) 1618-3169

Villejoubert, Gaelle and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2011) Constructing preferences in the physical world: a distributed cognition perspective on preferences and risky choices. Frontiers in Psychology, 2(302), ISSN (online) 1664-1078

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Euden, Gemma and Hearn, Vanessa (2011) Einstellung defused: interactivity and mental set. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 64(10), pp. 1889-1895. ISSN (print) 1747-0218

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Villejoubert, Gaelle (2011) La resolution de probleme naturalisee. Enfance, 2011(1), pp. 93-116. ISSN (online) 0013-7545

Murphy, Robin A., Schmeer, Stefanie, Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Mondragon, Esther and Hilton, Denis (2011) Making the illusory correlation effect appear and then disappear: the effects of increased learning. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 64(1), pp. 24-40. ISSN (print) 1747-0218

Gow, Rachel V., Matsudaira, Toshiko, Taylor, Eric, Rubia, Katya, Crawford, Michael, Ghebremeskel, Kebreab, Ibrahimovic, Almira, Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Williams, Leanne M. and Sumich, Alexander (2009) Total red blood cell concentrations of [omega]-3 fatty acids are associated with emotion-elicited neural activity in adolescent boys with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Prostaglandins Leukotrienes & Essential Fatty Acids, 80(2-3), pp. 151-156. ISSN (print) 0952-3278

Vallée-Tourangeau, Frédéric and Payton, Teresa (2008) Graphical representation fosters discovery in the 2-4-6 task. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 61(4), pp. 625-640. ISSN (print) 1747-0218

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Payton, Teresa and Murphy, Robin A. (2008) The impact of presentation format on causal inferences. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 20(1), pp. 177-194. ISSN (print) 0954-1446

Vallee-Tourangeau, F., Murphy, R.A. and Baker, A.G. (2005) Contiguity and the outcome density bias in action-outcome contingency judgements. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology Section B, 58(2), pp. 177-192. ISSN (print) 0272-4995

Vallée-Tourangeau, Frédéric and Krüsi Penney, Andrea (2005) The impact of external representation in a rule discovery task. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 17(6), pp. 820-834. ISSN (print) 0954-1446

Book Section

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Villejoubert, Gaelle (2010) Information relevance in pseudodiagnostic reasoning. In: Ohlsson, S. and Catrambone, R., (eds.) Cognition in flux: proceedings of the 32nd annual conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Austin, U.S.A. : Cognitive Science Society. pp. 1172-1177.

Villejoubert, Gaelle and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2010) The psychology of risk management. In: Boecker, K., (ed.) Rethinking risk measurement and reporting: uncertainty, Bayesian analysis and expert judgement. London, U.K. : Risk Books. ISBN 1906348405

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Gow, Rachel V. and Sumich, Alexander (2009) Children, depression and essential fatty acids. In: Naylor, Bernice T., (ed.) Depression in Children. Hauppauge NY, U.S.A. : Nova Science Publishers. pp. 129-156. ISBN 9781607414551

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Payton, Teresa (2008) Goal-driven hypothesis testing in a rule discovery task. In: Love, B.C. , McRae, K. and Sloutsky, V.M., (eds.) Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Austin, Texas : Cognitive Science Society. pp. 2122-2127. ISBN 9780976831846

Gow, Rachel V., Sumich, Alexander and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2008) Women, depression and essential fatty acids. In: Bancroft, Pauline R. and Ardley, Leli B., (eds.) Major depression in women. New York : Nova Science Publishers. pp. 137-151. ISBN 9781604562125

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Payton, Teresa (2006) Interactive graphical representations support the formulation of sound hypotheses in a rule discovery task. In: Sun, R. and Miyake, N., (eds.) Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Mahwah, New Jersey : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. pp. 2287-2292. ISBN 0976831821

Payton, Teresa and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2006) The impact of the format of covariation information on causal inferences. In: Sun, R. and Miyake, N., (eds.) Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Mahwah, New Jersey : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. pp. 1938-1943. ISBN 0976831821

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Kruesi Penney, Andrea and Payton, Teresa (2005) Representational effects in a rule discovery task. In: Bara, B.G. , Barsalou, L. and Bucciarelli, M., (eds.) Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Mahwah, New Jersey : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. pp. 2236-2241. ISBN 0976831813

Conference or Workshop Item

Villejoubert, Gaelle, Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Abadie, Marlene (2011) Distributed Bayesian reasoning. In: Experimental Psychology Society Meeting ; 13 - 15 Apr 2011, Oxford, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Villejoubert, Gaelle and Weller, Anna (2011) Distributed cognition and insight. In: Experimental Psychology Society Meeting ; 13 - 15 Apr 2011, Oxford, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Sirota, Miroslav, Kostocicova, Lenka, Harencarova, Hanka and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2011) Mental representation of chances and natural frequencies in Bayesian reasoning. In: Experimental Psychology Society Meeting ; 13 - 15 Apr 2011, Oxford, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Villejoubert, Gaelle (2010) Information relevance in pseudodiagnostic reasoning. In: Cognition in Flux: 32nd Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society; 11 - 14 Aug 2010, Portland, U.S..

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic and Villejoubert, Gaelle (2009) Distributed cognition in problem solving. In: British Psychological Society Cognitive Psychology Section Annual Conference; 01 - 03 Sep 2009, Hatfield, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Villejoubert, Gaelle [Speaker], Abadie, Marlene and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2009) Feeding the mind's eye: unconscious deliberation needs visual information. In: LJDM seminar; 4 Nov 2009, London, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Villejoubert, Gaelle and Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic (2009) Les roles des utilities, de la motivation, et de l'information numerique dans le raisonnement pseudo-diagnostique [Utility-driven information search in pseudodiagnostic reasoning]. In: Congres de la SFP : Psychologie at enjeux de societe [Annual Conference of the French Psychological Society]; 17 - 19 Jun 2009, Toulouse, France. (Unpublished)

Vallee-Tourangeau, Frederic, Bolton, Elizabeth, Burleigh, Carly and Wrightman, Miles (2008) Verbal fluency and interactive skills in a word generation task. In: Distributed Thinking; 19 Jun 2008, Hatfield, U.K.. (Unpublished)

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