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Jessica Yorzinski

Yorzinski, Jessica
Jessica Yorzinski
Assistant Professor
208 WFES
Undergraduate Education
B.S. Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University
Graduate Education
M.S. Animal Behavior, University of California Davis
Ph.D. Animal Behavior, University of California Davis

Recent Publications

Google Scholars: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=qoDypyQAAAAJ&hl=en

Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jessica_Yorzinski

Yorzinski, Jessica L. and Samantha Argubright*. (2019) Wind increases blinking behavior in great-tailed grackles (Quiscalus mexicanus), Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, doi: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00330.

Yorzinski, Jessica L. and Richard G Coss. (2019) Animals in Upright Postures Attract Attention in Humans, Evolutionary Psychological Science, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40806-019-00209-w.

Yorzinski, J. L., M. E. Tovar and R. G. Coss. (2018) Forward-facing predators attract attention in humans (homo sapiens), Journal of Comparative Psychology (Washington, D.C.: 1983), http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/com0000126.

Yorzinski, Jessica L., Lam, Jennifer, Schultz, Rachel and Davis, Melissa. (2018), Thermoregulatory postures limit antipredator responses in peafowl, Biology Open, 2018, January. http://bio.biologists.org/content/7/1/bio031005

Yorzinski, Jessica L., Kimberly A. Ordonez, Kailey T. Chema. (2017) Does artificial light pollution impair problem-solving success in peafowl?, Ethology 123:854-860.

About the Lab

The Yorzinski Lab is focused on understanding animal behavior, with an emphasis on sensory ecology, animal communication, and conservation.