Jennifer Britton

Associate Professor

Phone:
(305) 284-4943
Locator Code:
0751

 
About
Dr. Jennifer Britton is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology and is affiliated with both the Child/Developmental Program and the Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Program. Dr. Britton directs the BRAIN (Bridging Research on Anxiety, Innovations, and Neuroscience) Group.
Career

Education

2005Ph.D. Neuroscience University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
1999B.E. Biomedical and Electrical Engineering Vanderbilt University

Professional Experience

2018 - Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
2014 - 2016Director of MRI Facility, University of Miami, Coral Gables
2012 - 2018Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
2008 - 2012Post-doctoral Fellow, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD
2005 - 2008Post-doctoral Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital, Boston, MA
Research

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Anxiety, Development, Adolescence, Emotional Flexibility, Fear/Safety Learning, Avoidance, Attention Biases, Functional Neuroimaging

Publications

Evans, T.C., Walukevich, K.A., Seager, I., Britton, J.C. "A psychometric comparison of anxiety-relevant attention measures." Anxiety, Stress and Coping. 31 (5): 539-554 (2018).


Evans, T.C., Britton, J.C. "Improving the psychometric properties of dot-probe attention measures using response-based computation." Journal of Behavioral Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry. 60: 95-103 (2018).