Timothy Hubbard



Timothy Hubbard is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Psychology at Arizona State University. He is an experimental psychologist, cognitive scientist, and interdisciplinary scholar with expertise in spatial cognition, psychophysics, imagery, music cognition and consciousness studies.

He has published 75 empirical or theoretical articles published in peer-reviewed journals (including major reviews on Momentum-Like Effects [representational, operational, attentional, behavioral, and psychological], the Flash-Lag Effect, and Auditory Imagery), 12 book chapters, 22 conference proceedings, commentaries, and other nonrefereed sources, 19 published conference abstracts and recently published a book titled "Spatial Biases in Perception and Cognition" (Cambridge University Press, 2018). He is the consulting editor for the journals Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics; Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance; and Imagination, Cognition, and Personality.



  • Ph.D. Dartmouth College
  • B.A. University of Denver (summa cum laude)

Research Interests

  • Spatial Biases and Cognitive Dynamics
  • Psychophysics and Visual Imagery
  • Music Cognition and Auditory Imagery
  • Consciousness Studies and Philosophy of Mind

Professional Associations

Psychonomic Society, Association for Psychological Science, International Society for Psychophysics (serving as Secretary), Phi Beta Kappa, American Indian Science and Engineering Society (Sequoyah Fellow), Institute for Noetic Sciences, Vision Sciences Society

Work History

  • Texas Christian University, Professor of Psychology
  • University of Arizona, Post-doctoral Research Associate
  • Eastern Oregon State College, Asst. Professor of Psychology
  • Franklin & Marshall College, Visiting Asst. Professor of Psychology