Dr. Adam Hutcheson

Dr. Adam Hutcheson

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Office W-1213
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After receiving his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Alabama in 2002, he went to graduate school at the University of South Carolina to study spatial cognition with Gary L. Allen, Ph.D. and bias effects with Doug Wedell, Ph.D. His research includes spatial cognition, human memory processes and human interaction with new technology, such as video games, GPS and augmented reality.


  • Doctorate – experimental psychology – University of South Carolina
  • Master's – experimental psychology – University of South Carolina
  • Bachelor's – psychology – University of Alabama

Academic Interests

  • Cognitive effects of video games
  • Memory
  • Spatial cognition
  • Attention