Chad Dubé

Chad Dubé

Associate Professor


Office: PCD 4148
Phone: 813/974-5912


Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Cognitive Psychology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (2011) 
         Dissertation: Binary ROCs and their implications for the measurement of memory
         Advisor: Caren Rotello
  • M.S., Cognitive Psychology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (2009)
         Thesis: Dual-process theory and syllogistic reasoning: A signal detection analysis
         Advisor: Caren Rotello
  • B.S., Psychology, Eastern Michigan University (2006)
         Advisor: Dennis Delprato

Professional Experience

Associate Professor, University of South Florida. August 2019 – Present
Assistant Professor, University of South Florida. August 2013 – August 2019
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Volen Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University
           Sponsor: Robert Sekuler. July 2011 - August 2013
Adjunct Professor, Babson College. September 2012 - May 2013


Recognition memory
Alpha oscillations in attention and memory
Signal Detection Theory and ROC analysis
Visual short-term memory and visual perception
Deductive reasoning and decision-making


CNS (Cognition)


       GA Graduate student author
       UA Undergraduate student author

Dubé, C. (2022). ROC measures of memory accessibility. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. Awaiting Issue/Advanced Online.

GATong, K., Dubé, C. (in press). Modeling mean estimation tasks in within-trial and across-trial contexts. Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics.

GATong, K., Dubé, C. (in press). A tale of two literatures: A fidelity-based integration account of central tendency bias and serial dependency. Computational Brain and Behavior.

McHale, J.P., Stover, C., Dubé, C., Sirotkin, Y., Lewis, S., McKay, K. (in press). A culturally grounded prenatal coparenting intervention: Results of a randomized controlled trial with unmarried black parents. Journal of Family Psychology.

GALowry, M., Dubé, C., & Schotter, E. (2021). Evaluating theories of bilingual language control using computational models. Journal of Memory and Language. 117, 104-195.

GAZepp, J., Dubé, C., & Melcher, D. (2021). A direct comparison of central tendency recall and temporal integration in the successive field iconic memory task. Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics, 83(3), 1337-1356.

Bayazi, M.J.D., Nasrabadi, A.M., & Dubé, C. (2021). Frequency specific network effective connectivity: ERP analysis of recognition memory process by directed connectivity estimators. Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing, 59(3), 575-588.

Dubé, C. (2019). Central tendency representation and exemplar matching in visual short-term memory. Special Issue to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Atkinson and Shiffrin, Memory and Cognition, 47, 598-602.

GATong, K., Dubé, C., & Sekuler, R. (2019). What makes a prototype a prototype? Averaging visual features in a sequence. Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics, 81, 1962-1978.

Dubé, C., GATong, K., GAWestfall, H., & UABauer, E. (2019). Ensemble coding of memory strength in recognition tests. Memory and Cognition, 47, 936-953.