Brandon K. Ashinoff

School of Psychology
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

School of Psychology
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Title of PhD: Attention and Perception in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Supervisors: Dr Carmel Mevorach

Brandon’s doctoral research is focused on investigating the cognitive and neurological deficits associated with ADHD.


  • BA Psychology; State University of New York at Binghamton
  • MA Experimental Psychology; Long Island University


Brandon earned his Bachelors degree in psychology from Binghamton University in New York, graduating with departmental honors. He then earned his Masters degree at Long Island University supervised by Lloyd Kaufman. In between his Masters and current PhD, Brandon spent a year conducting research with Marisa Carrasco at New York University.


Research interests

Visual Perception and Attention, ADHD, Neurocognitive Training


Moher J, Ashinoff BK, and Egeth HE (2013) Detection is unaffected by the deployment of focal attention. Front. Psychol. 4:284. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00284

Bisoglio J, Michaels TI, Mervis JE and Ashinoff BK (2014) Cognitive enhancement through action video game training: great expectations require greater evidence. Front. Psychol. 5:136. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00136

Ashinoff BK, Bert J, and Kaufman L (in prep) On the Interaction of Disparity and Interposition