We study birds. Now somebody want to study birders.
Professor Thomas Palmeri of Vanderbilt University is is conducting a laboratory study on expertise and will focus on birders. They are currently conducting a research project testing birding experts funded by the National Science Foundation. They are trying to recruit birders of all experience levels, from beginners to experts.
If you are interested their experiments are all online. Birders can simply register and participate by copying and pasting this link into their browser: http://expertise.psy.vanderbilt.edu/
If you wish to know more about the research, visit thee Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pages/This-is-Your-Brain-on-Birds/158030504237705?sk=info&tab=page_info or visit the website at http://catlab.psy.vanderbilt.edu/