Aaron M Simmons

Aaron Simmons
  • Graduate Student

Contact Info


Advisor: Dr. Jeffrey Girard

Research Lab: Affective Communication & Computing Lab

Aaron's interests include the use and development of neuroscientific methods, especially EEG/ERP and eye-tracking methods, to study cognition and behavior.


B.S. in Psychology (Quantitative Emphasis), University of California, Davis, 2015


Main research interests include Bayesian modeling, latent variable modeling, linear mixed modeling, scale development, and how statistical methods in general can be applied and leveraged to study a wide range of cognitive and behavioral phenomena.

Selected Publications

Luck, S.J., Stewart, A.X., Simmons, A.M., & Rhemtulla, M. (2021). Standardized measurement error: A universal metric of data quality for averaged event-related potentials. Psychophysiology. 58(6). https://doi.org/10.1111/psyp.13793