Dr Lea Bartsch

Post-doc, Cognitive Psychology Unit

L. Bartsch




Dr Lea Bartsch
University of Zurich
Department of Psychology
Cognitive Psychology Unit
Binzmühlestrasse 14/22
CH-8050 Zurich, Switzerland
+41 44 635 74 61
+41 44 635 74 79
BIN 4.B.08
by appointment


Research topics / main interests

•    rehearsal processes in working memory
•    long-term memory formation
•    age-related differences in working as well as long-term memory
•    Multivariate analyses of neuroimaging data



  • Bartsch, L. M., Loaiza, V. M., Jäncke, L., Oberauer, K., & Lewis-Peacock, J. A. (2019). Dissociating refreshing and elaboration and their impacts on memory. NeuroImage, 199, 585–597. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.06.028
  • Bartsch, L. M., & Oberauer, K. (2019). Adult age differences in refreshing and elaboration and their consequences for working memory and long-term memory. PsyArXiv. https://doi.org/10.31234/OSF.IO/Q76FY
  • Bartsch, L. M., Loaiza, V. M., & Oberauer, K. (2019). Does Limited Working Memory Capacity Underlie Age Differences in Associative Long-Term Memory? Psychology and Aging, 34(2), 268–281. https://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pag0000317
  • Bartsch, L. M., Singmann, H., & Oberauer, K. (2018). The effects of refreshing and elaboration on working memory performance, and their contributions to long-term memory formation. Memory & Cognition. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13421-018-0805-9
  • Wittkuhn, L., Eppinger, B., Bartsch, L. M., Thurm, F., Korb, F. M., & Li, S.-C. (2017). Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation over dorsolateral prefrontal cortex modulates value-based learning during sequential decision-making. NeuroImage, 167. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.11.057


You can find and download analysis scripts & data from my projects on OSF.