Natalie C Ebner

Natalie C Ebner,

Professor

Department: LS-PSYCHOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Phone: (203) 691-0371
Business Email: natalie.ebner@ufl.edu

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-2705-7520

Publications

2021
A multi-national test on self-reported compliance with COVID-19 public health measures: The role of individual age and gender demographics and countries’ developmental status
Social Science & Medicine. 286 [DOI] 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.114335. [PMID] 34450390.
2021
Age and intranasal oxytocin effects on trust-related decisions after breach of trust: Behavioral and brain evidence.
Psychology and aging. 36(1):10-21 [DOI] 10.1037/pag0000545. [PMID] 33705182.
2021
Age differences in intuitive moral decision-making: Associations with inter-network neural connectivity.
Psychology and Aging. [DOI] 10.1037/pag0000633.
2021
Age-related Differences in Expression Recognition of Faces with Direct and Averted Gaze Using Dynamic Stimuli.
Experimental aging research. 47(5):451-463 [DOI] 10.1080/0361073X.2021.1902459. [PMID] 33775238.
2021
Age-related differences in negative cognitive empathy but similarities in positive affective empathy.
Brain structure & function. 226(6):1823-1840 [DOI] 10.1007/s00429-021-02291-y. [PMID] 34037867.
2021
Introduction to the special issue on prosociality in adult development and aging: Advancing theory within a multilevel framework.
Psychology and Aging. 36(1):1-9 [DOI] 10.1037/pag0000598.
2021
Is This Phishing? Older Age Is Associated With Greater Difficulty Discriminating Between Safe and Malicious Emails.
The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 76(9):1711-1715 [DOI] 10.1093/geronb/gbaa228. [PMID] 33378418.
2021
Safety and tolerability of chronic intranasal oxytocin in older men: results from a randomized controlled trial.
Psychopharmacology. 238(9):2405-2418 [DOI] 10.1007/s00213-021-05862-3. [PMID] 33982141.
2021
The impact of emotional face stimuli on working memory performance among men and women with alcohol use disorder
Addictive Behaviors. 114 [DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106731. [PMID] 33218841.
2021
The Phishing Email Suspicion Test (PEST) a lab-based task for evaluating the cognitive mechanisms of phishing detection.
Behavior research methods. 53(3):1342-1352 [DOI] 10.3758/s13428-020-01495-0. [PMID] 33078362.
2021
The role of analytical reasoning and source credibility on the evaluation of real and fake full-length news articles.
Cognitive research: principles and implications. 6(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s41235-021-00292-3. [PMID] 33788040.
2021
Value network engagement and effects of memory-related processing during encoding and retrieval of value.
Brain and cognition. 152 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bandc.2021.105754. [PMID] 34052683.
2020
Chronic oxytocin administration as a tool for investigation and treatment: A cross-disciplinary systematic review.
Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews. 108:1-23 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2019.10.012. [PMID] 31647964.
2020
Default network interactivity during mentalizing about known others is modulated by age and social closeness.
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience. 15(5):537-549 [DOI] 10.1093/scan/nsaa067. [PMID] 32399555.
2020
Effects of Age on Emotion Regulation, Emotional Empathy, and Prosocial Behavior.
The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 75(4):802-810 [DOI] 10.1093/geronb/gby084. [PMID] 30016531.
2020
Innovations in Geroscience to enhance mobility in older adults.
Experimental gerontology. 142 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2020.111123. [PMID] 33191210.
2020
Own-age bias in face-name associations: Evidence from memory and visual attention in younger and older adults.
Cognition. 200 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cognition.2020.104253. [PMID] 32192981.
2020
The effects of face attractiveness on face memory depend on both age of perceiver and age of face.
Cognition & emotion. 34(5):875-889 [DOI] 10.1080/02699931.2019.1694491. [PMID] 31747845.
2020
The Role of Intranasal Oxytocin on Social Cognition: An Integrative Human Lifespan Approach.
Current behavioral neuroscience reports. 7(4):175-192 [DOI] 10.1007/s40473-020-00214-5. [PMID] 33717829.
2020
Tri-Phasic Model ofOxytocin (TRIO): A systematic conceptual review of oxytocin-related ERP research.
Biological psychology. 154 [DOI] 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2020.107917. [PMID] 32512020.
2020
Uncovering Susceptibility Risk to Online Deception in Aging.
The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 75(3):522-533 [DOI] 10.1093/geronb/gby036. [PMID] 29669133.
2019
Age-related differences in evaluation of social attributes from computer-generated faces of varying intensity.
Psychology and aging. 34(5):686-697 [DOI] 10.1037/pag0000364. [PMID] 31157537.
2019
Amygdala functional network during recognition of own-age vs. other-age faces in younger and older adults.
Neuropsychologia. 129:10-20 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2019.03.003. [PMID] 30876765.
2019
Associations between oxytocin receptor gene (OXTR) methylation, plasma oxytocin, and attachment across adulthood
International Journal of Psychophysiology. 136:22-32 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2018.01.008. [PMID] 29410310.
2019
Associations between subclinical depressive symptoms and reduced brain volume in middle-aged to older adults.
Aging & mental health. 23(7):819-830 [DOI] 10.1080/13607863.2018.1432030. [PMID] 29381390.
2019
CISDA: Changes in Integration for Social Decisions in Aging.
Wiley interdisciplinary reviews. Cognitive science. 10(3) [DOI] 10.1002/wcs.1490. [PMID] 30605250.
2019
Emotion identification across adulthood using the Dynamic FACES database of emotional expressions in younger, middle aged, and older adults.
Cognition & emotion. 33(2):245-257 [DOI] 10.1080/02699931.2018.1445981. [PMID] 29595363.
2019
Empirical Analysis of Weapons of Influence, Life Domains, and Demographic-Targeting in Modern Spam – An Age-Comparative Perspective.
Crime science. 8 [DOI] 10.1186/s40163-019-0098-8. [PMID] 31231604.
2019
Musculoskeletal Pain and Brain Morphology: Oxytocin’s Potential as a Treatment for Chronic Pain in Aging.
Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 11 [DOI] 10.3389/fnagi.2019.00338. [PMID] 31920621.
2019
Oxytocin alters patterns of brain activity and amygdalar connectivity by age during dynamic facial emotion identification
Neurobiology of Aging. 78:42-51 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2019.01.016. [PMID] 30870779.
2019
Plasma oxytocin and vasopressin levels in young and older men and women: Functional relationships with attachment and cognition.
Psychoneuroendocrinology. 110 [DOI] 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2019.104419. [PMID] 31606581.
2019
Susceptibility to Spear-Phishing Emails: Effects of Internet User Demographics and Email Content.
ACM transactions on computer-human interaction : a publication of the Association for Computing Machinery. 26(5) [DOI] 10.1145/3336141. [PMID] 32508486.
2018
An Adult Developmental Approach to Perceived Facial Attractiveness and Distinctiveness.
Frontiers in psychology. 9 [DOI] 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00561. [PMID] 29867620.
2018
Effects of 90 Days of Resveratrol Supplementation on Cognitive Function in Elders: A Pilot Study.
Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.). 24(7):725-732 [DOI] 10.1089/acm.2017.0398. [PMID] 29583015.
2018
Systemic Inflammation Mediates Age-Related Cognitive Deficits.
Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 10 [DOI] 10.3389/fnagi.2018.00236. [PMID] 30127734.
2017
False feedback and beliefs influence name recall in younger and older adults.
Memory (Hove, England). 25(8):1072-1088 [DOI] 10.1080/09658211.2016.1260746. [PMID] 27885897.
2017
Functional brain networks involved in gaze and emotional processing.
The European journal of neuroscience. 45(2):312-320 [DOI] 10.1111/ejn.13464. [PMID] 27813194.
2017
Greater perceived similarity between self and own-age others in older than young adults.
Psychology and Aging. 32(4):377-387 [DOI] 10.1037/pag0000173. [PMID] 28471216.
2017
Influence of DARPP-32 genetic variation on BOLD activation to happy faces.
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience. 12(10):1658-1667 [DOI] 10.1093/scan/nsx089. [PMID] 29048604.
2016
Edgewise and subgraph-level tests for brain networks.
Statistics in medicine. 35(27):4994-5008 [DOI] 10.1002/sim.7039. [PMID] 27397632.
2016
Face likeability mediates the memory-enhancing effect of face attractiveness in young but not older adults.
Memory (Hove, England). 24(10):1396-406 [DOI] 10.1080/09658211.2015.1117109. [PMID] 26619961.
2016
Future perspective and healthy lifestyle choices in adulthood.
Psychology and Aging. 31(6):618-630 [DOI] 10.1037/pag0000089.
2016
Hippocampal Brain Volume Is Associated with Faster Facial Emotion Identification in Older Adults: Preliminary Results.
Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 8 [DOI] 10.3389/fnagi.2016.00203. [PMID] 27610082.
2016
Oxytocin’s effect on resting-state functional connectivity varies by age and sex.
Psychoneuroendocrinology. 69:50-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2016.03.013. [PMID] 27032063.
2016
Real-Time fMRI in Neuroscience Research and Its Use in Studying the Aging Brain.
Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 8 [PMID] 27803662.
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2016
The impact of aging on the neural networks involved in gaze and emotional processing.
Neurobiology of aging. 48:182-194 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.08.026. [PMID] 27716474.
2016
Variation in the Oxytocin Receptor Gene Is Associated with Face Recognition and its Neural Correlates.
Frontiers in behavioral neuroscience. 10 [PMID] 27713694.
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2015
Association between polymorphisms in NOS3 and KCNH2 and social memory.
Frontiers in neuroscience. 9 [DOI] 10.3389/fnins.2015.00393. [PMID] 26539080.
2015
Oxytocin modulates meta-mood as a function of age and sex.
Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 7 [DOI] 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00175. [PMID] 26441637.
2015
Successful aging: Advancing the science of physical independence in older adults.
Ageing research reviews. 24(Pt B):304-27 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arr.2015.09.005. [PMID] 26462882.
2014
A note on age differences in mood-congruent vs. mood-incongruent emotion processing in faces.
Frontiers in psychology. 5 [DOI] 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00635. [PMID] 25018740.
2014
Emotion and aging: evidence from brain and behavior.
Frontiers in psychology. 5 [DOI] 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00996. [PMID] 25250002.
2014
Face gender modulates women’s brain activity during face encoding.
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience. 9(7):1000-5 [DOI] 10.1093/scan/nst073. [PMID] 23698075.
2014
Hormones as “difference makers” in cognitive and socioemotional aging processes.
Frontiers in psychology. 5 [DOI] 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01595. [PMID] 25657633.
2014
Studying the various facets of emotional aging.
Frontiers in psychology. 5 [DOI] 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01007. [PMID] 25250008.
2013
Here we go again: anticipatory and reactive mood responses to recurring unpleasant situations throughout adulthood.
Emotion (Washington, D.C.). 13(3):424-33 [DOI] 10.1037/a0031351. [PMID] 23398583.
2013
Neural Mechanisms of Reading Facial Emotions in Young and Older Adults
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.
2013
Oxytocin and socioemotional aging: Current knowledge and future trends.
Frontiers in human neuroscience. 7 [DOI] 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00487. [PMID] 24009568.
2013
Processing own-age vs. other-age faces: neuro-behavioral correlates and effects of emotion.
NeuroImage. 78:363-71 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.04.029. [PMID] 23602923.
2012
Age and Emotion Affect How We Look At a Face and What Emotion We See
International Journal of Psychology. 47:285-286
2012
Aging Affects the Encoding of Emotional Experiences
International Journal of Psychology. 47
2012
Let me guess how old you are: effects of age, gender, and facial expression on perceptions of age.
Psychology and aging. 27(2):265-77 [DOI] 10.1037/a0025065. [PMID] 21895379.
2012
Neural Correlates of Processing Own-Age Versus Other-Age Emotional Faces
International Journal of Psychology. 47:283-284
2012
Neural mechanisms of reading facial emotions in young and older adults.
Frontiers in psychology. 3 [DOI] 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00223. [PMID] 22798953.
2011
Age and emotion affect how we look at a face: visual scan patterns differ for own-age versus other-age emotional faces.
Cognition & emotion. 25(6):983-97 [DOI] 10.1080/02699931.2010.540817. [PMID] 21614704.
2011
Beyond “happy, angry, or sad?”: age-of-poser and age-of-rater effects on multi-dimensional emotion perception.
Cognition & emotion. 25(6):968-82 [DOI] 10.1080/02699931.2010.540812. [PMID] 21432636.
2011
Electrophysiological correlates of processing faces of younger and older individuals.
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience. 6(4):526-35 [DOI] 10.1093/scan/nsq074. [PMID] 21030480.
2011
Medial prefrontal cortex activity when thinking about others depends on their age.
Neurocase. 17(3):260-9 [DOI] 10.1080/13554794.2010.536953. [PMID] 21432722.
2011
WHAT PREDICTS THE OWN-AGE BIAS IN FACE RECOGNITION MEMORY?
Social cognition. 29(1):97-109 [PMID] 21415928.
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2010
Age-Group Differences in Interference from Young and Older Emotional Faces.
Cognition & emotion. 24(7):1095-1116 [PMID] 21286236.
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2010
FACES–a database of facial expressions in young, middle-aged, and older women and men: development and validation.
Behavior research methods. 42(1):351-62 [DOI] 10.3758/BRM.42.1.351. [PMID] 20160315.
2009
Age-group differences in medial cortex activity associated with thinking about self-relevant agendas.
Psychology and Aging. 24(2):438-449 [DOI] 10.1037/a0015181. [PMID] 19485660.
2009
Schema reliance for developmental goals increases from early to late adulthood: Improvement for the young, loss prevention for the old.
Psychology and Aging. 24(2):310-323 [DOI] 10.1037/a0015430.
2009
Young and older emotional faces: are there age group differences in expression identification and memory?
Emotion (Washington, D.C.). 9(3):329-39 [DOI] 10.1037/a0015179. [PMID] 19485610.
2008
Age of face matters: age-group differences in ratings of young and old faces.
Behavior research methods. 40(1):130-6 [PMID] 18411535.
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2006
Developmental changes in personal goal orientation from young to late adulthood: from striving for gains to maintenance and prevention of losses.
Psychology and aging. 21(4):664-78 [PMID] 17201488.
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Aging and financial exploitation risk
. [DOI] 10.31219/osf.io/w2bfz.
Aging in an “infodemic”: The role of cognition, affect, and experience on news veracity detection during the COVID-19 pandemic
. [DOI] 10.31234/osf.io/3kgq9.
Evaluating the cognitive mechanisms of phishing detection with PEST, an ecologically valid lab-based measure of phishing susceptibility
. [DOI] 10.31234/osf.io/7b5an.
Is this phishing? Older age is associated with greater difficulty discriminating between safe and fraudulent emails
. [DOI] 10.31234/osf.io/upf6c.
The Role of Analytical Reasoning and Source Credibility on the Evaluation of Real and Fake Full-Length News Articles
. [DOI] 10.31234/osf.io/98zwc.
Value network engagement and effects of memory-related processing during encoding and retrieval of value
. [DOI] 10.31234/osf.io/jeycg.

Grants

May 2021 ACTIVE
Go your own way: Evaluating neurofeedback-induced plasticity to improve spatial navigation behavior in older adults at risk for Alzheimer's disease
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER
Apr 2021 ACTIVE
Evaluating the Benefits of Intranasal Oxytocin Administration on Human Performance and Metabolism under Extreme Conditions
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL INST FOR HUMAN AND MACHINE COGNITION via US NAVY OFFICE OF NAVAL RES
Jan 2021 ACTIVE
Behavioral and neural properties of spatial direction comprehension in aging and amestic mild cognitive impairment
Role: Other
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
May 2020 ACTIVE
Determining Plasticity of Brain Regulatory Mechanisms Related to Emotion Processing: A Neurofeedback Approach in Older Adults with Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER
Jan 2020 ACTIVE
Taking advice: Limits and potentials of social decision-making in older age
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: WESTERN SYDNEY UNIVERSITY via AUSTRALIAN RESEARCH COUNCIL
Sep 2018 ACTIVE
SaTC: CORE: Small: FIRMA: Personalized Cross-Layer Continuous Authentication
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL SCIENCE FOU
Sep 2018 ACTIVE
Uncovering and Surveilling Financial Deception Risk in Aging
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Aug 2018 ACTIVE
Mechanisms of Oxytocins Analgesia in Older Adults
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
May 2018 – Apr 2021
Uncovering Risk Profiles of Deception and Mitigating Susceptibility to Scamming in Midlife and Older Age: A Novel Intervention Tool
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: MCKNIGHT BRAIN RESEARCH FOU
Jan 2018 – Mar 2020
Neural Correlates of Learning to Trust in Older Adults
Role: Other
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Jul 2017 – Jun 2019
Collaborative Authentication for the Internet of Things
Role: Other
Funding: UNIV OF SOUTH FLORIDA via FLORIDA CENTER FOR CYBERSECURITY
Mar 2017 – Feb 2021
Determining Plasticity of Brain-Regulatory Mechanisms Related to Emotion Processing: A Neurofeedback Approach in Aging and Parkinson Disease
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jan 2017 – Aug 2018
OLPENS: Optimized Learning via Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: US DEPT OF DEFENSE DARPA
Jun 2016 – May 2017
Oxytocin FACES Study
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
May 2016 – May 2017
Effects of Oxytocin on Physical and Cognitive Functioning in the Elders.
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Oct 2015 – Feb 2018
Enhanced Operating System Level User Profile Extraction
Role: Project Manager
Funding: MA INST OF TECH LINCOLN LABORATORY via US AIR FORCE
Sep 2015 – Feb 2021
TWC: TTP Option: Medium: Collaborative Research: Developer Crowdsourcing: Capturing, Understanding, and Addressing Security-related Blind Spots in APIs
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL SCIENCE FOU
Aug 2015 – Jun 2021
CTSI Institutional Support
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS
Apr 2015 – Mar 2017
Dr. Ebner
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Apr 2015 – Mar 2016
Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Sep 2014 – Aug 2017
Age-Targeted Automated Cueing Against Cyber Social Engineering Attacks
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL SCIENCE FOU
Sep 2013 – Aug 2018
Neurobehavioral & emotional deficits in male & female alcoholics
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA
Jul 2007 – Aug 2016
Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF RESEARCH FOU

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2012,2014-2018,2018-2020,2020
DEP6059 Seminar: Special Topics in Developmental Psychology
2014-2021
PSY4911 Undergraduate Research in Psychology
2018
EEL7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2018
EEL7979 Advanced Research
2018
GMS7979 Advanced Research
2012-2013,2015-2017
DEP3053 Developmental Psychology
2011,2017
DEP4930 Revolving Topics in Developmental Psychology

Contact Details

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