David G. Dobolyi

LIFE Virginia

LIFE Fellow from 2011 to 2015, University of Virginia


Dissertation completed in August 2015

The Role of Feature and Familiarity Justifications on the Interpretation of Eyewitness Confidence

(Advisors: Chad Dodson & Michael Kubovy)

Selected Publications

Gettleman, J. N., Grabman, J. H., Dobolyi, D. G., & Dodson, C. S. (2021). A decision processes account of the differences in the eyewitness confidence-accuracy relationship between strong and weak face recognizers under suboptimal exposure and delay conditions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 47(3), 402–421. https://doi.org/10.1037/xlm000092

Dodson, C. S., & Dobolyi, D. G. (2015). Misinterpreting eyewitness expressions of confidence: The featural justification effect. Law and Human Behavior, 39, 266–280. https://doi.org/10.1037/lhb0000120

Dobolyi, D. G., & Dodson, C. S. (2013). Eyewitness confidence in simultaneous and sequential lineups: A criterion shift account for sequential mistaken identification overconfidence. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 19, 345–357. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0034596

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