Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Structural complexity is negatively associated with brain activity: a novel multimodal test of compensation theories of agingNeurobiology of Aging.  98:185-196. 2021
2021 Cellphone addiction explains how cellphones impair learning for lecture materials 2021
2020 Risk for Alzheimer's disease: A review of long-term episodic memory encoding and retrieval fMRI studiesAgeing Research Reviews.  62. 2020
2020 Refining the metamemory in adulthood questionnaire: a 20-item version of change and capacity designed for research and clinical settingsAging and Mental Health.  24:1054-1063. 2020
2020 The association between the number of chronic health conditions and advance care planning varies by race/ethnicityAging and Mental Health.  24:453-463. 2020
2019 Evidence for maintained post-encoding memory consolidation across the Adult Lifespan Revealed by network complexity 2019
2019 Biological markers of aging and mental health: A seed and soil model of neurocognitive disordersAging and Mental Health.  23:793-799. 2019
2019 Do older adults with Alzheimer's disease engage in estate planning and advance care planning preparation?Aging and Mental Health.  23:872-879. 2019
2019 Cognitive reserve moderates older adults' memory errors in an autobiographical reality monitoring task.Psychology & Neuroscience.  12:247-256. 2019
2019 What makes us busy? Predictors of perceived busyness across the adult lifespan 2019
2019 A review on the trajectory of attentional mechanisms in aging and the alzheimer’s disease continuum through the attention network testYale Journal of Biology and Medicine.  92:37-51. 2019
2019 Dementia Risk Elevates Brain Activity During Memory Retrieval: A Functional MRI Analysis of Middle Aged and Older AdultsJournal of Alzheimer's Disease.  70:1005-1023. 2019
2019 Linear and Nonlinear Relationships Between Cognitive Subdomains of Ability Discrepancy and Alzheimer's Disease BiomarkersNeuropsychology2019
2019 Memory training for adults with probable mild cognitive impairment: a pilot studyAging and Mental Health.  23:1433-1441. 2019
2018 Addicted to cellphones: exploring the psychometric properties between the nomophobia questionnaire and obsessiveness in college studentsHeliyon.  4. 2018
2018 The relation between white matter microstructure and network complexity: Implications for processing efficiencyFrontiers in Integrative Neuroscience.  12. 2018
2018 The effect of cellphones on attention and learning: The influences of time, distraction, and nomophobiaComputers in Human Behavior.  86:52-60. 2018
2018 Individual differences in math anxiety and math self-concept promote forgetting in a directed forgetting paradigm 2018
2018 Mindcontrol: A web application for brain segmentation quality control.NeuroImage.  170:365-372. 2018
2018 The Relation Between White Matter Microstructure and Network Complexity: Implications for Processing Efficienc 2018
2017 Classroom stress promotes motivated forgetting of mathematics knowledge 2017
2017 The Effects of Cell Phone Use and Emotion-regulation Style on College Students' Learning 2017
2017 Beta-amyloid and Cortical Thickness Reveal Racial Disparities in Preclinical Alzheimer's DiseaseNeuroImage: Clinical.  16:659-667. 2017
2016 Discrepancies between fluid and crystallized ability in healthy adults: a behavioral marker of preclinical Alzheimer's diseaseNeurobiology of Aging.  46:68-75. 2016
2016 Corrigendum to: The Busier the Better: Greater busyness is associated with better cognition [(2016). Front. Aging Neurosci. 8:98. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2016.00098]Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.  8. 2016
2016 Social-Class Differences in Consumer Choices: Working-Class Individuals Are More Sensitive to Choices of Others Than Middle-Class IndividualsPersonality and Social Psychology Bulletin.  42:430-443. 2016
2016 Cortical amyloid burden and age moderate hippocampal activity in cognitively-normal adultsNeuroImage: Clinical.  12:78-84. 2016
2016 The busier the better: Greater busyness is associated with better cognitionFrontiers in Aging Neuroscience.  8. 2016
2015 The Synapse Project: Engagement in mentally challenging activities enhances neural efficiencyRestorative Neurology and Neuroscience.  33:865-882. 2015
2015 Retrieval monitoring is influenced by information value: The interplay between importance and confidence on false memoryActa Psychologica.  161:7-17. 2015
2014 Network complexity as a measure of information processing across resting-state networks: Evidence from the Human Connectome ProjectFrontiers in Human Neuroscience.  8. 2014
2014 Memory's aging echo: Age-related decline in neural reactivation of perceptual details during recollectionNeuroImage.  98:346-358. 2014
2013 False memory and importance: Can we prioritize encoding without consequence?Memory and Cognition.  41:1012-1020. 2013
2013 Impaired retrieval monitoring for past and future autobiographical events in older adultsPsychology and Aging.  28:457-466. 2013
2013 Age-related differences in prefrontal cortex activity during retrieval monitoring: Testing the compensation and dysfunction accountsCerebral Cortex.  23:1049-1060. 2013
2013 The Dynamic Aging Mind: Revelations From Functional Neuroimaging ResearchPerspectives on Psychological Science.  8:62-67. 2013
2012 Illusory expectations can affect retrieval-monitoring accuracyJournal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition.  38:391-404. 2012
2011 Quality trumps quantity at reducing memory errors: Implications for retrieval monitoring and mirror effectsJournal of Memory and Language.  65:363-377. 2011
2011 Age-related positivity effects and autobiographical memory detail: Evidence from a past/future source memory taskMemory.  19:641-652. 2011
2010 Dissociating source memory decisions in the prefrontal cortex: FMRI of diagnostic and disqualifying monitoringJournal of Cognitive Neuroscience.  22:955-969. 2010
2010 Learning by analogy: Discriminating between potential analogs 2010
2010 Separating past and future autobiographical events in memory: Evidence for a reality monitoring asymmetryMemory and Cognition.  38:3-12. 2010
2008 Autobiographical Elaboration Reduces Memory Distortion: Cognitive Operations and the Distinctiveness HeuristicJournal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition.  34:1430-1445. 2008

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Psychology, University of Chicago 2011
  • Master of Psychology, University of Chicago 2008
  • Full Name

  • Ian McDonough