Amishi Jha

Associate Professor

  • 3288 Citations
19962020

Research output per year

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Research Output

  • 3288 Citations
  • 45 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2020

Comparing Mindfulness and Positivity Trainings in High-Demand Cohorts

Jha, A. P., Zanesco, A. P., Denkova, E., Rooks, J., Morrison, A. B. & Stanley, E. A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Cognitive Therapy and Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Is resilience trainable? An initial study comparing mindfulness and relaxation training in firefighters

Denkova, E., Zanesco, A. P., Rogers, S. L. & Jha, A. P., Mar 2020, In : Psychiatry Research. 285, 112794.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

Bolstering Cognitive Resilience via Train-the-Trainer Delivery of Mindfulness Training in Applied High-Demand Settings

Jha, A. P., Zanesco, A. P., Denkova, E., Morrison, A. B., Ramos, N., Chichester, K., Gaddy, J. W. & Rogers, S. L., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Mindfulness.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Does mindfulness training help working memory ‘work’ better?

Jha, A. P., Denkova, E., Zanesco, A. P., Witkin, J. E., Rooks, J. & Rogers, S. L., Aug 1 2019, In : Current Opinion in Psychology. 28, p. 273-278 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Dynamic adjustments in working memory in the face of affective interference

Witkin, J. E., Zanesco, A. P., Denkova, E. & Jha, A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Memory and Cognition.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reducing the TUTs that hurt: the impact of a brief mindfulness induction on emotionally valenced mind wandering

Banks, J. B., Jha, A. P., Hood, A. V. B., Goller, H. G. & Craig, L. L., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cognitive Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Attenuated face processing during mind wandering

Denkova, E., Brudner, E. G., Zayan, K., Dunn, J. & Jha, A. P., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 30, 11, p. 1691-1703 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Mindfulness training as cognitive training in high-demand cohorts: An initial study in elite military servicemembers

Zanesco, A. P., Denkova, E., Rogers, S. L., MacNulty, W. K. & Jha, A. P., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Progress in Brain Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Affective expectations influence neural responses to stressful images in soldiers

Osman, A., Paczynski, M. & Jha, A., Jan 1 2017, In : Military Psychology. 29, 1, p. 41-57 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Emotional cue validity effects: The role of neurocognitive responses to emotion

Denefrio, S., Simmons, A., Jha, A. & Dennis-Tiwary, T. A., Jul 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 7, e0179714.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Practice Is Protective: Mindfulness Training Promotes Cognitive Resilience in High-Stress Cohorts

Jha, A., Morrison, A. B., Parker, S. C. & Stanley, E. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Mindfulness. 8, 1, p. 46-58 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

The influence of time on task on mind wandering and visual working memory

Krimsky, M., Forster, D. E., Llabre, M. & Jha, A., Dec 1 2017, In : Cognition. 169, p. 84-90 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

The Role of Expectations and Habitual Emotion Regulation in Emotional Processing: An ERP Investigation

Brudner, E. G., Denkova, E., Paczynski, M. & Jha, A., Apr 27 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Emotion.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2015

Brief exposure to aversive stimuli impairs visual selective attention

Paczynski, M., Burton, A. M. & Jha, A., Jun 5 2015, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 27, 6, p. 1172-1179 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Investigating the phenomenological matrix of mindfulness-related practices from a neurocognitive perspective

Lutz, A., Jha, A., Dunne, J. D. & Saron, C. D., Oct 1 2015, In : American Psychologist. 70, 7, p. 632-658 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

159 Scopus citations

Mindfulness, attention, and working memory

Morrison, A. B. & Jha, A., Jan 1 2015, Handbook of Mindfulness and Self-Regulation. Springer New York, p. 33-46 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations

Minds "at attention ": Mindfulness training curbs attentional lapses in military cohorts

Jha, A., Morrison, A. B., Dainer-Best, J., Parker, S., Rostrup, N. & Stanley, E. A., Feb 11 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 2, e0116889.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
2014

Fractionating the role of executive control in control over worry: A preliminary investigation

Hallion, L. S., Ruscio, A. M. & Jha, A., Mar 1 2014, In : Behaviour Research and Therapy. 54, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Taming a wandering attention: Short-form mindfulness training in student cohorts

Morrison, A. B., Goolsarran, M., Rogers, S. & Jha, A., Jan 6 2014, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 7, JAN

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
2013

Becoming conscious: The science of mindfulness

Paulson, S., Davidson, R., Jha, A. & Kabat-Zinn, J., Nov 1 2013, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1303, 1, p. 87-104 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Mindfulness training and reductions in teacher stress and burnout: Results from two randomized, waitlist-control field trials

Roeser, R. W., Schonert-Reichl, K. A., Jha, A., Cullen, M., Wallace, L., Wilensky, R., Oberle, E., Thomson, K., Taylor, C. & Harrison, J., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of Educational Psychology. 105, 3, p. 787-804 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

182 Scopus citations
2012

Contemplative Practices and Mental Training: Prospects for American Education

Davidson, R. J., Dunne, J., Eccles, J. S., Engle, A., Greenberg, M., Jennings, P., Jha, A., Jinpa, T., Lantieri, L., Meyer, D., Roeser, R. W. & Vago, D., Jun 1 2012, In : Child Development Perspectives. 6, 2, p. 146-153 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Scopus citations
2011

Investigating the impact of mindfulness meditation training on working memory: A mathematical modeling approach

Van Vugt, M. K. & Jha, A., Sep 1 2011, In : Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience. 11, 3, p. 344-353 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Mindfulness-based mind fitness training: A case study of a high-stress predeployment military cohort

Stanley, E. A., Schaldach, J. M., Kiyonaga, A. & Jha, A., Nov 1 2011, In : Cognitive and Behavioral Practice. 18, 4, p. 566-576 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

The influence of concentrative meditation training on the development of attention networks during early adolescence

Baijal, S., Jha, A., Kiyonaga, A., Singh, R. & Srinivasan, N., Dec 1 2011, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 2, JUL, Article 153.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Working memory templates are maintained as feature-specific perceptual codes

Sreenivasan, K. K., Sambhara, D. & Jha, A., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Neurophysiology. 106, 1, p. 115-121 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2010

Examining the Protective Effects of Mindfulness Training on Working Memory Capacity and Affective Experience

Jha, A., Stanley, E. A., Kiyonaga, A., Wong, L. & Gelfand, L., Feb 1 2010, In : Emotion. 10, 1, p. 54-64 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

394 Scopus citations

Working-Memory-Triggered Dynamic Adjustments in Cognitive Control

Jha, A. & Kiyonaga, A., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition. 36, 4, p. 1036-1042 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2009

Attention to faces modulates early face processing during low but not high face discriminability

Sreenivasan, K. K., Goldstein, J. M., Lustig, A. G., Rivas, L. R. & Jha, A., May 1 2009, In : Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics. 71, 4, p. 837-846 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2007

Mindfulness training modifies subsystems of attention

Jha, A., Krompinger, J. & Baime, M. J., Jun 1 2007, In : Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience. 7, 2, p. 109-119 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

745 Scopus citations

Regional brain differences in the effect of distraction during the delay interval of a working memory task

Dolcos, F., Miller, B., Kragel, P., Jha, A. & McCarthy, G., Jun 4 2007, In : Brain Research. 1152, 1, p. 171-181 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Selective attention supports working memory maintenance by modulating perceptual processing of distractors

Sreenivasan, K. K. & Jha, A., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 19, 1, p. 32-41 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Temporal characteristics of top-down modulations during working memory maintenance: An event-related potential study of the N170 component

Sreenivasan, K. K., Katz, J. & Jha, A., Nov 1 2007, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 19, 11, p. 1836-1844 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2006

Organization of mnemonic and response operations within prefrontal cortex

Jha, A., Ranucci, M. B. & Giuliani, N. R., Jun 30 2006, In : Brain Research. 1097, 1, p. 133-141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2005

Increasing memory load modulates regional brain activity in older adults as measured by fMRI

Petrella, J. R., Townsend, B. A., Jha, A., Ziajko, L. A., Slavin, M. J., Lustig, C., Hart, S. J. & Doraiswamy, P. M., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 17, 1, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Viewing facial expressions of pain engages cortical areas involved in the direct experience of pain

Botvinick, M., Jha, A., Bylsma, L. M., Fabian, S. A., Solomon, P. E. & Prkachin, K. M., Mar 1 2005, In : NeuroImage. 25, 1, p. 312-319 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

381 Scopus citations
2004

The role of prefrontal cortex in resolving distractor interference

Jha, A., Fabian, S. A. & Aguirre, G. K., Dec 1 2004, In : Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience. 4, 4, p. 517-527 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
2002

Prefrontal activation patterns in subjects at risk for Alzheimer disease

Petrella, J. R., Lustig, C., Bucher, L. A., Jha, A. & Doraiswamy, P. M., Jan 1 2002, In : American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 10, 1, p. 112-113 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
66 Scopus citations
2001

The influence of memory load upon delay-interval activity in a working-memory task: An event-related functional MRI study

Jha, A. & McCarthy, G., Jan 16 2001, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 12, SUPPL. 2, p. 90-105 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

130 Scopus citations
2000

Electrophysiological and neuroimaging studies of voluntary and reflexive attention

Hopfinger, J. B., Jha, A., Hopf, J. M., Girelli, M. & Mangun, G. R., Dec 1 2000, In : Attention and Performance. 18, p. 125-153 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Integrating electrophysiology and neuroimaging in the study of brain function.

Mangun, G. R., Hopfinger, J. B. & Jha, A., Jan 1 2000, In : Advances in neurology. 84, p. 35-49 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
1999

Promoting Novelty in Vision: Inhibition of Return Modulates Perceptual-Level Processing

Handy, T. C., Jha, A. & Mangun, G. R., Mar 1 1999, In : Psychological Science. 10, 2, p. 157-161 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Scopus citations
1998

ERP and fMRI measures of visual spatial selective attention

Mangun, G. R., Buonocore, M. H., Girelli, M. & Jha, A., Oct 19 1998, In : Human Brain Mapping. 6, 5-6, p. 383-389 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

168 Scopus citations
1997

Memory encoding following complete callosotomy

Jha, A., Kroll, N. E. A., Baynes, K. & Gazzaniga, M. S., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 9, 1, p. 143-159 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
1996

What Is Inhibited in Inhibition of Return?

Reuter-Lorenz, P. A., Jha, A. & Rosenquist, J. N., Apr 1 1996, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 22, 2, p. 367-378 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

156 Scopus citations