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Associate Professor Bradley Duchaine

BA MU, PhD UCSB.

Associate Investigator

Contact Details

Phone : + 1 603 646 9336
email : bradley.c.duchaine@dartmouth.edu
Homepage : www.faceblind.org/social_perception

External Address

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Dartmouth College, USA

Profile

Interests: Social perception, use of neuropsychology, psychophysics, neuroimaging, twin studies, and TMS to explore the cognitive, neural, developmental, and genetic basis of social perception.

Recent External Appointments

  • Graduate Program Chair, Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS), Dartmouth College. (2013 continuing)
  • Member, Social Neuroscience Faculty Search Committee, Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS), Dartmouth College. (2013 - 2014)
  • Member, Graduate Committee, Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS), Dartmouth College. (2012 - 2013)
  • Reviewer, Cognitive Neuropsychology Special Issue: Developmental Prosopagnosia. (2012 continuing)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Psychological Science. (2012 continuing)
  • Colloquium Coordinator, Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS), Dartmouth College. (2011 - 2012)
  • Behavioral Neuroscience Faculty Search Committee, Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS), Dartmouth College. (2011 - 2012)
  • Action Editor, Cognitive Neuropsychology. (2010 continuing)
  • Reviewer, Cognitive Neuropsychology Special Issue: Selective Deficits in Developmental Cognitive Neuropsychology. (2006 continuing)

Awards

  • C. Troy Shaver Class of 1969 Fellowship, Dartmouth College (2013), Duchaine, B.
  • Elizabeth Warrington Prize (British Neuropsychological Society). (2009), Duchaine, B.
  • British Neuropsychological Society nominee for Cortex Prize. (2008), Duchaine, B.
  • Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching. (2003), Duchaine, B.
  • Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching. (2002), Duchaine, B.
  • Academic Senate Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award. (2000), Duchaine, B.

Recent Grants Awarded

  • ARC Discovery Project [DP140101743] (2014 - 2016) "Why does face identification ability improve during childhood?" Palermo, R., Jeffery, L., & Duchaine, B. ($344,000)
  • Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Research Grant [ES/K002457/1] (2013 - 2016) "Component processes of human face perception in typical and atypical individuals." (£379,354) Eimer, M., & Duchaine, B. ($694,819)
  • Hitchcock Foundation Henry Heyl Fund Awards (2012 - 2013) “Face perception in acquired prosopagnosia.” Duchaine, B. ($20,000)
  • Rockefeller Center Faculty Grants (2012 - 2013) "Face perception in developmental prosopagnosia." Duchaine, B. ($7,800)
  • Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Research Grant [RES-062-23-2426] (2010 - 2014) "Developmental prosopagnosia in children: Phenotypic assessment and intervention." (£326,920) Duchaine, B., & Blakemore, S.J. ($598,782)
  • Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Research Grant [RES-062-23-2130] (2010 - 2013) "The architecture of human face processing in typical and atypical populations: Combining behavioural and electrophysiological measures." (£352,596) Eimer, M., Duchaine, B., & Driver, J. ($645,810)
  • Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council [BB/F022875/1] (2008 - 2011) “Investigation of the role and cortico-cortical interactions of the right occipital face area”. (£329,842) Duchaine, B., & Walsh, V. ($603,607)

Media Engagement

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

  • Duchaine, B. (2011). Developmental prosopagnosia: Cognitive, neural, and developmental investigations. In A. Calder, G. Rhodes, M. Johnson & J. Haxby (Eds.), Handbook of Face Perception (pp. 821-838). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Pitcher, D., Walsh, V., & Duchaine, B. (2011). Transcranial magnetic stimulation studies of face perception. In A. Calder, G. Rhodes, M. Johnson & J. Haxby (Eds.), Handbook of Face Perception (pp. 367-388). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Periodicals

  • Dalrymple, K.A., Elison, J.T., & Duchaine, B. (2017). Face-specific and domain-general visual processing deficits in children with developmental prosopagnosia. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 70(2), 259-275. doi:10.1080/17470218.2015.1122642
  • Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2016). Impaired face detection may explain some but not all cases of developmental prosopagnosia. Developmental Science, 19(3), 440-451. doi:10.1111/desc.12311
  • Bate, S., Cook, S.J., Duchaine, B., Tree, J.J., Burns, E.J., & Hodgson, T.L. (2014). Intranasal inhalation of oxytocin improves face processing in developmental prosopagnosia. Cortex, 50, 55-63.
  • Croydon, A., Pimperton, H., Ewing, L., Duchaine, B., & Pellicano, E. (2014). The Cambridge Face Memory Test for Children (CFMT-C): A new tool for measuring face recognition skills in childhood. Neuropsychologia, 62, 60–67.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Davies-Thompson, J., Oruc, I., Handy, T., Barton, J.J., & Duchaine, B. (2014). Spontaneous perceptual facial distortions correlate with ventral occipitotemporal activity. Neuropsychologia, 59, 179-191. doi://10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2014.05.005
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Fletcher, K., Corrow, S., das Nair, R., Barton, J.J.S., Yonas, A., & Duchaine, B. (2014). "A room full of strangers every day": The psychosocial impact of developmental prosopagnosia on children and their families. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 77(2), 144-150. doi://10.1016/j.jpsychores.2014.06.001
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Garrido, L., & Duchaine, B. (2014). Dissociation between face perception and face memory in adults, but not children, with developmental prosopagnosia. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 10, 10-20.
  • Rezlescu, C., Barton, J.J.S., Pitcher, D., & Duchaine, B. (2014). Normal acquisition of expertise with greebles in two cases of acquired prosopagnosia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(14), 5123-5128. doi://10.1073/pnas.1317125111
  • Rezlescu, C., Susilo, T., Barton, J.J., & Duchaine, B. (2014). Normal social evaluations of faces in acquired prosopagnosia. Cortex, 50, 200-203. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2013.07.015
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Gomez, J., & Duchaine, B. (2013). The Dartmouth database of children's faces: Acquisition and validation of a new face stimulus set. PLoS ONE, 8(11), e79131. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079131
  • Fox, C.J., Iaria, G., Duchaine, B.C., & Barton, J.J. (2013). Residual fMRI sensitivity for identity changes in acquired prosopagnosia. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 756. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00756
  • Palermo, R., & Duchaine, B. (2013). Introduction to this special issue on developmental prosopagnosia. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 29, 349-353.
  • Susilo, T., & Duchaine, B. (2013). Dissociations between faces and words: Comment on Behrmann & Plaut. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 17(11), 545.
  • Susilo, T., & Duchaine, B. (2013). Advances in developmental prosopagnosia research. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 23, 423-429.
  • Susilo, T., Germine, L., & Duchaine, B. (2013). Face recognition ability matures late: Evidence from individual differences in young adults. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 39(5), 1212-1217.
  • Susilo, T., Rezlescu, C., & Duchaine, B. (2013). The composite effect for inverted faces is reliable at large sample sizes and requires the basic face configuration. Journal of Vision, 13(13), 14.
  • Susilo, T., Yovel, G., Barton, J.J.S., & Duchaine, B. (2013). Face perception is category-specific: Evidence from normal body perception in acquired prosopagnosia. Cognition, 129, 88-94.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Corrow, S., Yonas, A., & Duchaine, B. (2012). Developmental prosopagnosia in childhood. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 29, 393-418.
  • Dennett, H.W., McKone, E., Tavashmi, R., Hall, A., Pidcock, M., Edwards, M., & Duchaine, B. (2012). The Cambridge Car Memory Test: A task matched in format to the Cambridge Face Memory Test, with norms, reliability, sex differences, dissociations from face memory, and expertise effects. Behavior Research Methods, 44(2), 587-605. doi: 10.3758/s13428-011-0160-2
  • Eimer, M., Gosling, A., & Duchaine, B. (2012). Covert recognition in developmental prosopagnosia. Brain, 135, 542-554.
  • Germine, L., Nakayama, K., Duchaine, B., Chabris, C., Chatterjee, G., & Wilmer, J. (2012). Is the web as good as the lab? Comparable performance from web and lab in cognitive/perceptual experiments. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19, 847-857.
  • Kanai, R., Bahrami, B., Duchaine, B, Janik, A., Banissy, M.J., & Rees, G. (2012). Brain structure links loneliness to social perception. Current Biology, 22, 1975-1979.
  • Pitcher, D., Goldhaber, T., Duchaine, B., Walsh, V., & Kanwisher, N. (2012). Two critical and functionally distinct stages of face and body perception. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 15877-15885.
  • Rezlescu, C., Duchaine, B., Olivola, C.Y., & Chater, N. (2012). Unfakeable facial configurations affect strategic choices in trust games with or without information about past behaviour. PLoS ONE, 7(3), e34293.
  • Rezlescu, C., Pitcher, D., & Duchaine, B. (2012). Acquired prosopagnosia with spared within-class object recognition but impaired recognition of basic-level objects. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 29, 325-347.
  • Towler, J., Gosling, A., Duchaine, B., & Eimer, M. (2012). The face-sensitive N170 component in developmental prosopagnosia. Neuropsychologia, 50, 3588-3599.
  • Banissy, M., Garrido, L., Kusnir, F., Duchaine, B., Walsh, V., & Ward, J. (2011). Superior facial expression, but not identity recognition, in mirror-touch synaesthesia. Journal of Neuroscience, 31, 1820-1824. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5759-09.2011
  • Cook, R., & Duchaine, B. (2011). A look at how we look at others: Orientation inversion and photographic negation disrupt the perception of human bodies. Visual Cognition, 19, 445-468. doi:10.1080/13506285.2010.541892
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Oruç, I., Duchaine, B., Pancaroglu, R., Fox, C.J., Iaria, G., Handy, T.C., & Barton, J.J.S. (2011). The neuroanatomic basis of the right face-selective N170 in acquired prosopagnosia: A combined ERP/fMRI study. Neuropsychologia, 49, 2553-2563. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2011.05.003
  • Fox, C.J., Hanif, H.M., Iaria, G., Duchaine, B., & Barton, J.J.S. (2011). Perceptual and anatomic patterns of selective deficits in facial identity and expression processing. Neuropsychologia, 49, 3188-3200. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2011.07.018
  • Furl, N., Garrido, L., Dolan, R., Driver, J., & Duchaine, B. (2011). Fusiform gyrus face selectivity reflects facial recognition ability. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 1723-1740. doi:10.1162/jocn.2010.21545
  • Germine, L., Cashdollar, N., Düzel, E., & Duchaine, B. (2011). A new selective developmental deficit: Impaired object recognition with normal face recognition. Cortex, 47(5), 598-607. doi:10.1016/j.cortex.2010.04.009
  • Germine, L., Duchaine, B., & Nakayama, K. (2011). Where cognitive development and aging meet: Face learning ability peaks after age 30. Cognition, 118, 201-210. doi:10.1016/j.cognition.2010.11.002
  • Pitcher, D., Duchaine, B., Walsh, V., Yovel, G., & Kanwisher, N. (2011). The role of the lateral occipital face and object areas in the face inversion effect. Neuropsychologia, 49, 3448-3453. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2011.08.020
  • Pitcher, D., Walsh, V., & Duchaine, B. (2011). The role of the occipital face area in the cortical face perception network. Experimental Brain Research, 209, 481-493. doi:10.1007/s00221-011-2579-1
  • Wilmer, J.B., Germine, L., Chabris, C.F., Chatterjee, G., Nakayama, K., Williams, M.A., Loken, E., & Duchaine, B. (2010). Human face recognition ability is highly heritable. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(11), 5238-5241. doi:10.1073/pnas.0913053107
  • Wilmer, J.B., Germine, L., Loken, E., Guo, X.M., Chatterjee, G., Nakayama, K., Williams, M.A., Chabris, C.F., & Duchaine, B. (2010). Response to Thomas: Is human face recognition ability entirely genetic? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(24), E101. doi:10.1073/pnas.1004299107
  • Bowles, D.C., McKone, E., Dawel, A., Duchaine, B., Palermo, R., Schmalzl, L., Rivolta, D., & Wilson, C.E. (2009). Diagnosing prosopagnosia: Effects of aging, sex, and participant stimulus ethnic match on the Cambridge Face Memory Test and Cambridge Face Perception Test. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 26(5), 423-455. doi:10.1080/02643290903343149

Published Abstracts

  • Dalrymple, K. A. & Duchaine, B. (2015). Impaired face detection may explain some but not all cases of developmental prosopagnosia [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 15(12), 1203.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2014). A dissociation between face perception and face memory in adults, but not children, with developmental prosopagnosia [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 14(10), 1434. doi:10.1016/j.dcn.2014.07.003
  • Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2013). Varied behavioral profiles in children with developmental prosopagnosia reveal dissociations in the developing face processing system [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 13(9), 994.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Gomez, J., & Duchaine, B. (2012). CFMT-Kids: A new test of face memory for children [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 12(9), 492.
  • Gomez, J., Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2012). Kids ignoring adults, and adults ignoring kids: An own-age face bias in attentional gaze cueing [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 12(9), 37.
  • Oruç, I., Cheung, T., Dalrymple, K.A., Duchaine, B., Fox, C., Iaria, G., Handy, T.C., & Barton, J.J.S. (2010). Residual face-selectivity of the N170 and M170 is related to the status of the occipital and fusiform face areas in acquired prosopagnosia [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 10(7), 585.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2015, May). Impaired face detection may explain some but not all cases of developmental prosopagnosia. Poster session presented at the 15th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), St. Pete Beach, USA.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Duchaine, B., & Elison, J.T. (2015, March). Detect or dwell: A new look at rapid face orienting during infancy. Poster session presented at the Society for Research in Child Development conference, Philadelphia, USA.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2014, May). A dissociation between face perception and face memory in adults, but not children, with developmental prosopagnosia. Poster session presented at the 14th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), St. Pete Beach, USA.
  • Duchaine, B. (2014, May). Investigating the organization of visual recognition via acquired agnosias. Invited colloquium at the Rovereto Workshop on Concepts, Action and Objects: Functional and Neural Perspectives, University of Trento, Italy.
  • Duchaine, B. (2013, December). Investigating social perception via prosopagnosia. Colloquium at the McGovern Institute, Peking University, Beijing, China.
  • Duchaine, B. (2013, December). Investigating social perception via prosopagnosia. Colloquium at the Imaging Center for Brain Research, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China.
  • Duchaine, B. (2013, November). Developmental prosopagnosia. Colloquium at the Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA.
  • Duchaine, B. (2013, July). Investigating face processing through deficits and disruptions. Keynote paper presented at the 25th Annual Human Behavior and Evolution Society Conference, Miami, USA.
  • Dalrymple, K.A. & Duchaine, B. (2013, June). Dissociations in visual recognition in children with developmental prosopagnosia. Paper presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science (CSBBCS), Calgary, Canada.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2013, May). Varied behavioral profiles in children with developmental prosopagnosia reveal dissociations in the developing face processing system. Poster session presented at the 13th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples, USA.
  • Duchaine, B. (2013, May). Normal body perception without the right fusiform body area. Poster session presented at the 13th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples, USA.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Davies-Thompson, J., Handy, T., Barton, J., & Duchaine, B. (2012, December). Spontaneous perception of facial distortions correlated with activity in core face areas. Paper presented at the Social Brain Sciences Symposium, Boston, USA.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Gomez, J., & Duchaine, B. (2012, September). CFMT-Kids: A new test of face memory for children. Poster session presented at the 30 Years of Research on Faces, Dijon, France.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Gomez, J., & Duchaine, B. (2012, May). CFMT-Kids: A new test of face memory for children. Poster session presented at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples, USA.
  • Gomez, J., Dalrymple, K.A., & Duchaine, B. (2012, May). Kids ignoring adults, and adults ignoring kids: An own-­?age face bias in attentional gaze cueing. Poster session presented at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples, USA.
  • Duchaine, B. (2012, April). Developmental prosopagnosia. Colloquium at the University of Maryland, Maryland, USA.
  • Duchaine, B. (2012, January). Developmental prosopagnosia. Colloquium at the Centre de Recherche en Neuropsychologie et Cognition (CERNEC), Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.
  • Duchaine, B. (2011, March). Keynote address: Exploring human social perception via deficits and disruptions. Invited paper presented at the 9th IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face & Gesture Recognition (FG 2011), Santa Barbara, USA.
  • Dalrymple, K.A., Oruç, I., Duchaine, B., Pancaroglu, R., Fox, C.J., Iaria, G., Handy, T.C., & Barton, J.J.S. (2010, October). The neuroanatomic basis of the right face-selective N170 in acquired prosopagnosia: A combined ERP/fMRI study. Invited colloquium at the Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA.
  • Awasthi, B., Schmalzl, L., Duchaine, B., & Williams, M.A. (2008, December). Prosopamnesia: Towards addressing the heterogeneity in face processing deficits. Presentation given at the Postgraduate Research Festival, Macquarie University, Sydney.
  • Duchaine, B. (2008, March). Keynote address: Developmental prosopagnosia and other selective developmental deficits. Keynote paper presented at the Clinical and Research Perspectives in Developmental Neuropsychology, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney.

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