ashley walton
research & publications


Harvard University (2017 - present)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow with Susan Murphy
Statistical Reinforcement Learning Lab


University of Cincinnati (2012 - 2017)
M.A. & PhD. in Experimental Psychology

Eotvös Loránd University Budapest (Fall 2011)
Semester in Cognitive Science

University of Cincinnati (2005 - 2011)
Design, Bachelors of Science
Brain and Mind Studies, Bachelors of Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy Minor


Michael Richardson
Department of Psychology
Macquarie University
Sydney, Australia

Anthony Chemero
Department Philosophy, Department of Psychology
University of Cincinnati

Lori Crosby
Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology,
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center


Auriel Washburn
Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics
Stanford University

Léa Chauvigné
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario

Artist collective
Cincinnati, Ohio

Additional training

University of Michigan NextProf Workshop (May, 2016)
I was selected to participate in a three-day workshop consisting of training and professional development for women and minorities in science.

Center for Human Adaptive Systems and Environments (CHASE) Summer School: The Dynamics of Music and Language.
(May, 2014)
I was selected to participate in a week long series of lectures and workshops hosted by the University of California at Merced.

American Psychological Association Advanced Training Institute: Nonlinear methods in psychological science.
(June, 2013)

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“After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved, science and art tend to coalesce in esthetics, plasticity and form.”                
-Albert Einstein.

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