Department of Psychology

Dr. Michael Gordon


Office: Science East; Audiovisual Perception Laboratory, Science 2018
Phone: 973-720-3345
Office Hours: On sabbatical until Fall 2019

Department: Psychology
Position: Professor

Area Specialization
Cognitive Psychology/Sensation & Perception


Research Interests

Audiovisual perception of time, speech, space, and motion; Music; Musical influences on perception of time; Cognitive approaches to music; Ecological models of sensation and perception; History of Psychology, Philosophy of Psychology. 


Selected Publications

  • Gordon, M.S. (2017). Change deafness across voices in music and language. Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 29(1), 53-64. doi: 10.1080/20445911.206.1223244

  • Gordon, M.S. (2016) Absolute tempo perception of popular music. Psychomusicology: Music, Mind, and Brain, 26, 236-246.  doi: 10.1037/pmu0000154

  • Gordon, M. S. & *Ancheta, J. (2016). Visual and acoustic information supporting a happily-expressed speech-in-noise advantage. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 70, 163-178. doi: 10.1080/17470218.2015.1130069.

  • Gordon, M.S., Russo, F.A., & MacDonald, E. (2013). Spectral information for detection of acoustic time to arrival. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 75(4):738-750. doi:10.3758/s13414-013-0424-2.

  • Gordon, M. S. (2012). Looking back: Finding the senses. The Psychologist, 25, 908-909.

  • Gordon, M. S. & *Hibberts, M. (2011). Audiovisual Speech from Emotionally Expressive and Lateralized Faces. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 64 (4), 730-750.

  • Gordon, M. S., Brown, C. H. & *Kolbusz, M. (2010). Hearing within rigid constraints: Speech detection while wearing a football helmet. Open Acoustics Journal, 3, 1-10.