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Here you find an overview of the students and post docs who have been working with me. There are quite a few research projects in which prospective students can take part. If you're interested, don't hesitate to contact me. 



Recruited Post Docs

Katell Mevell (2013-2015).
Project: Development of conflict detection during thinking



Supervised PhD theses

Darren Frey
Project: Individual differences in conflict detection during thinking 
University: Paris Descartes Univeristy, France. (2016).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys

Bence Bago
Project: Dual process theory and conflict detection
University: Paris Descartes Univeristy, France. (2017).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys


Bastien Trémolière
Project: The rationality of mortals: Thoughts of death disrupt analytic processing
University: Univeristy of Toulouse, France. (2013).
Supervisor: Jean-François Bonnefon & Wim De Neys



Supervised Master theses


Title: Development of trustworthiness detection
Student: Eline Raedschelders
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2014).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Jean-François Bonnefon

Title: Trustworthiness detection after minimal time exposure
Student: Katrien Desmyter
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2014).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Jean-François Bonnefon


Title: Economic decision making, trust, and cheater detection
Student: Claudia Verlinden
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2013).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Jean-François Bonnefon

Title: Development of politeness effects on scalar implicatures
Student: Lore Weytjens 
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2013).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys, Jean-François Bonnefon, Leen Janssens, & Walter Schaeken


Title: Testosterone and cheater detection during economic decision making
Student: Hanne Geukens
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2013).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Jean-François Bonnefon


Title: Facial trust bias in economic decision making
Student: Dominique Van Praag
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2011).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Jean-François Bonnefon

Title: Cheater detection and modules: The role of general executive capacity
Student: Jens Van Lier
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2011).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Russ Revlin

Title: Development of conflict detection in elementary school
Student: Vicky Feremans
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2011).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys


Title: Development of inhibitory skills and reasoning bias
Student: Sara Steegen
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2010).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys

Title: Development of conflict detection and stereotypical thinking
Student: Hendrika Smits
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2010).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys

Title: Schizotypy, cognitive control, and reasoning bias
Student: Daisy Hilven
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2010).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Patricia Bijttebier

Title: Depression and heuristic bias: A common role for cognitive control deficits?
Student: Leen Huysmans
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2010).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Filip Raes

Title: Conflict detection and response certainty

Student: Sofie Cromheeke
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2009).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Magda Osman

Title: The role of executive resources in the ultimatum game
Student: Leen Geeraerts
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2009).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys

Title: Nested-sets vs. Modules: Automatic or demanding frequency computations?
Student:
Elise Lesage
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2009).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Gorka Navarrete-Garcia 

Title: Development of heuristic thinking: When adults are more logical than children
Student: Eveline Teppers
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2009).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys

Title: Eye-movements and conflict detection during thinking
Student: Marijke Brants
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2009).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys, Goedele Van Belle, & Karl Verfaillie 

 
Title: ADHD-patients’ reasoning and decision making: Evidence for an inhibition failure?
Student: Thijs Maes
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2008).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys & Inge Antrop

Title: Evidence for dual processing in preschoolers’ decision making
Student: Karolien Vanderputte
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2007).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
 
Title: Development of dual reasoning systems and the “Illusion of Replacement”
Student: Ines Hendrickx
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2007).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
   
Title: Evidence against the evolutionary basis of the “Hot Hand” and “Gambler” fallacies?
Student: Matthias Haspeslagh
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2007).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
 
Title: Exploring the role of visuospatial and verbal working memory in sports performance
Student: Eveline Decroos
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2007).
Supervisor: Walter Schaeken & Wim De Neys
 
Title: Inhibition of belief bias in syllogistic reasoning
Student: Ratna Pardal
University: York University, Toronto, Canada. Honours thesis. (2006).
Supervisor: Vinod Goel & Wim De Neys
 
Title: The lack of explicit conflict detection in decision making: A Thinking-Aloud approach
Student: Tamara Glumicic
University: York University, Toronto, Canada. Honours thesis. (2006).
Supervisor: Vinod Goel & Wim De Neys
 
Title: Heuristic and analytic reasoning over the life span
Student: Elke Van Gelder
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2006).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
 
Title: The impact of the development of counterexample retrieval on conditional reasoning
Student: Deborah Everaerts
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2005).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
 
Title: Disabler inhibition during causal conditional reasoning
Student: Gaetene De Smaele
University: University of Leuven, Belgium. (2005).
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
 

 
Supervised research internships
 
Research topic: Development of conflict detection 
Student: François Guibe
Date: March 2014 – May 2014
University: Caen University & Paris Descartes University, France
Supervisor: Katell Mevel & Wim De Neys


Research topic: Conflict detection under cognitive load

Student: Eric D. Johnson
Date: January 2014 – May 2014
University: Paris Descartes University, France
Supervisor: Wim De Neys


Research topic: Conflict detection and thinking

Student: Elke Moyens
Date: September 2007 – April 2008
University: University of Leuven, Belgium
Supervisor: Wim De Neys


Research topic: Conflict monitoring and inhibition during decision making

Student: Samuel Franssens
Date: September 2006 – April 2007
University: University of Leuven, Belgium
Supervisor: Wim De Neys
 
Research topic: Evidence for counterexample deactivation during conditional reasoning
Student: Angela Badulescu
Date: September 2005 – April 2006
University: York University, Toronto, Canada
Supervisor: Vinod Goel & Wim De Neys
 
Research topic: Belief revision
Student: Christophe Cop
Date: September 2003 – April 2004
University: University of Leuven, Belgium
Supervisor: Wim De Neys