Professor Leslie Cameron teaches courses in the Psychology Department at Carthage, and regularly involves Carthage students in her research. She is currently researching the effects of attention on early visual processing and inhomogeneities in processing information across the visual field. More recently she has begun a research program investigating the effects of pregnancy on the sense of smell.
Prof. Cameron was a member of research teams that had papers published in a number of journals, including Vision Research, Spatial Vision, and Behavioral and Brain Sciences. She regularly presents at the Vision Sciences annual meeting and at colleges and universities.
Prof. Cameron earned her B.A. with distinction from McGill University, Montreal; her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Rochester; and a Certificat Supérieur and Diplôme de Phonétique Appliquée à la Langue Française from the Université de la Sorbonne Nouvell, Paris, France. Before coming to Carthage in 2002, she was a research associate and adjunct professor at New York University. Read more.
"Leslie Cameron has a lot of passion for her career. When you sit in on her classes, she provides a lot of depth to topics by providing fun activities for the students to perform. Sometimes it doesn't even feel like you are in a class doing work."
— Jessica Conderman, '11
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