Jason Harman, Assistant Professor


Harman photoDepartment of Psychology
Louisiana State University
204 Audubon Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
office 225-578-0866


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Research Interests

  • Judgment & Decision Making
  • Cognitive Models
  • Decision Science in AI/ML
  • Gamification
  • Organizational Behavior/Behavioral Economics

Representative Publications

Harman, J. L., & Purl, J. (2022). Advances in Gamified Personality Assessment. Trends in Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s43076-022-00162 

Harman, J. L., & Brown*, K. (2022). Illustrating a narrative: A test of game elements in game-like personality assessment. International Journal of Selection and Assessment. http://doi.org/10.1111/ijsa.12374 

Konstantinidis, E., Harman, J. L., & Gonzalez, C. (2022). Memory patterns for choice adaptation in dynamic environments. Memory & Cognition.

Kim†, S., Harman, J. L., & Beck, M. (2022). Prospect Theory in Selective Attention. Journal of Vision.

Harman, J. L., Yu, M., Konstantinidis, E., Gonzalez, C. (2021). How to Use a Multi-Criteria Comparison Procedure to Improve Modeling Competitions. Psychological Review. 

Harman, J. L., Weinhardt, J., Beck, J, & Mai†, I. (2021) Interpreting time-series COVID data: reasoning biases, risk perception, and support for public health measures. Scientific Reports. 11. p. 1-11.

Scheuerman, J., Harman, J. L., Mattei, N., & Venable, K. B. (2021). Modeling Voters in Multi-Winner Approval Voting. Proceedings of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2021). [Impact Score 25.57: H5-index 126]

Harman, J. L., González-Vallejo, C., & Vancouver, J. B. (2020). Dynamic Sunk Costs: escalation of commitment depends on importance. Journal of Dynamic Decision Making. 

Harman, J. L., Weinhardt, J., González-Vallejo, C., & Vancouver, J. B. (2020). Affect and goals in decision search behavior. Current Psychology. 

Harman, J. L.,Weinhardt, J., & McCord†, J. L. (2020). A Temporal Look at Decision Making. In Griep, Y., Hansen, S. D., Vantilborgh, T. & Hofmans, J. (Eds). Handbook of Dynamic Organizational Behavior.

*undergraduate authors

†graduate student authors