Aleksandr SinayevAffiliated with the Quantitative Psychology Program
Degree(s): Binghamton University: B.A., Mathematics, B.A., Psychology
Ohio State University: M.A., Psychology
Office/Lab: CAIDe Lab
Faculty Advisor: Ellen Peters, Michael DeKay
- Increasing comprehension and improving evaluation of risks
- Using cognitive models to understand behavior, especially risky choices
- Leveraging large datasets and machine learning to advance psychological science
- Sinayev, A., & Peters, E. (2015). Cognitive reflection versus calculation in decision making. Frontiers in Psychology.
- Sinayev, A., Peters, E., Tusler, M., & Fraenkel, L. (2015). Presenting numeric information with percentages and descriptive risk labels: A randomized trial. Medical Decision Making.
National Conference Presentations
- Sinayev, A. (2015) Objectivity of the New York Times. Presentation at the Computational Social Science Summit, Evanston, IL.
- Sinayev, A. & Peters, E. (2014) The CRT: Roles of Intuition and Calculation. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Society for Judgment and Decision Making, Long Beach, CA.
- Sinayev, A. & Peters, E. (2013) Reference-class presence diminishes probability sensitivity. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Society for Judgment and Decision Making, Toronto, Canada.
- Sinayev, A. & Peters, E. (2012) Numeric conversions explain why numeracy ameliorates the framing effect. Presentation at the annual conference of the Society for Judgment and Decision Making, Minneapolis, MN
- Winner of Computational Social Science Datathon (2015)
- Behavioral Decision Making Research Grant (2014)
- Winner of Ohio State University Graduate Student Research Forum (2013)
- Social and Behavioral Sciences Summer Fellow (2012)
- University Graduate Fellow at The Ohio State University (2011)
Behavioral Brain Imaging Diversity Faculty Awards and Honors Faculty Editorships History Psychological Services Center Public Computing Video
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