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I am a Moderator Pro Tempore for this site. That means I do things like handling flags, approving/rejecting edits, and generally help the community in any way I can. I'm here to help! If you have a question, I try to stay in our chat room almost all the time, even if I'm not at my computer. To get my attention, just post a message in chat with @Josh in it, and I'll respond as soon as I can.

I can also be reached from my website or via email at cogsci -at- josh -dot- gitlin -dot- name. If you have an any issues please don't hesitate to contact me.

I am not actually a Cognitive Scientist. I am a Systems Engineer for Amazon.com, and formerly Chief Technology Officer and the senior software developer at Digital Fruition, LLC. I am an avid user of Stack Exchange sites and fascinated by the workings of the mysterious and complex computer we call the human mind.

I believe firmly in this community and try to do do everything I can to help it grow! I am frequently on Meta where we discuss issues about this site. I'm very approachable. If you have a question or an issue, find me in chat or @ me on one of my posts. While I may not be the most knowledgable user about Cognitive Sciences on our site, I know a lot about Stack Exchange!


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reviewed Approve prosocial-behavior tag wiki
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reviewed Approve vestibular-system tag wiki excerpt
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reviewed Approve epilepsy tag wiki
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reviewed Approve semantic-memory tag wiki
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reviewed Approve creatvity tag wiki excerpt
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reviewed Approve dopamine tag wiki
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reviewed Approve hypnosis tag wiki excerpt
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reviewed Approve anchoring tag wiki
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reviewed Approve episodic-memory tag wiki excerpt
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reviewed Approve episodic-memory tag wiki
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reviewed Approve creatvity tag wiki
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reviewed Approve epilepsy tag wiki excerpt
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awarded  Popular Question
Nov
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reviewed Reject Why are most popular humans pets carnivores?
Nov
14
comment How can employee anxiety over poor evaluation be avoided by management?
@Lohoris The data dump of Gamification would have that question. I'll try to do download that and paste the content of it here in the next few days.
Oct
28
comment SSRI Medications and Problem solving
Hello ahmed, welcome to the site! Unfortunetly as per our policy I have had to place your question on hold as "self help" questions are not permitted by our community. Do you think this question could be reworded to be more generic and not as personal? Thanks!
Oct
20
comment “Please enter alphanumeric characters” or “Please enter letters and numbers”?
I also think this should be migrated to UX
Oct
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reviewed Approve lateralization tag wiki
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reviewed Approve audition tag wiki
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reviewed Approve visualization tag wiki