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Hambrick D. Zachary Hambrick
Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 2000
Masters Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 1997
Bachelors Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC 1994
Primary Program: Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
298B Psychology
(517) 353-6425

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Expertise Lab The Expertise Lab focuses on the origins and underpinnings of skill in domains such as music, games, sports, and professions. Research in the Expertise Lab uses state-of-the-art techniques to identify factors that explain differences across people in the attainment of high-level skill in these domains. If you are interested in learning more, please visit our website at www.scienceofexpertise.com

Research Publications    
2016Hambrick, D. Z., Macnamara, B. N., Campitelli, G., Ullen, F., & Mosing, M. (2016). Beyond born versus made: A new look at expertise. In Brian Ross (Ed.), The Psychology of Learning and Motivation (Vol. 64).
2015Hambrick, D. Z., & Altmann, E. M. (2015). The role of placekeeping ability in fluid intelligence. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 22, 1104-1110.
2014Hambrick, D. Z., Oswald, F. L., Altmann, E. M., Meinz, E. J., Gobet, F., & Campitelli, G. (2014). Deliberate practice: Is that all it takes to become an expert? Intelligence, 45, 34-45. (Special issue: Acquiring expertise)
2013Hambrick, D. Z., Oswald, F. L., Altmann, E. M., Meinz, E. J., Gobet, F., & Campitelli, G. (2013). Deliberate Practice: Is That All It Takes To Become An Expert? Intelligence.
2013Hambrick, D. Z., Altmann, E. M., Oswald, F. L., Meinz, E. J., Gobet, F., & Campitelli, G. (2013). Is Deliberate Practice All it Takes to Become an Expert? Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
2013What drives sleep-dependent memory consolidation: Greater gain or less loss?
2012Hambrick, D. Z., Libarkin, J. C., Petcovic, H. L., Baker, K. M., Elkins, J., Callahan, C. N., Turner, S. P., Rench, T. A., & LaDue, N. D. (2012). A test of the circumvention-of-limits hypothesis in scientific problem solving: The case of geological bedrock mapping. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 141, 397-403.
2011Hambrick, D. Z., & Meinz, E. J. (2011). Limits on the predictive power of domain-relevant knowledge and experience. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20, 275-279.