Biljana Stevanovski

Associate Professor



Keirstead Hall 109

1 506 458 7693

My research interests are in the broad areas of attention and memory. More recently, I have focused on understanding the link between visual memory and other types of cognitive processing (e.g., attention, counting).


  • BA (McMaster)
  • MA/PhD (Waterloo)

Selected publications

Stevanovski, B., Valley, M. A., & Smith-Evans, K. (2009). The role of object and spatial working memory in inhibition of return. Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science, July 2009, York, United Kingdom.

Stevanovski, B., & Jolicoeur, P. (2007). Visual short-term memory: Central capacity limitations in short-term consolidation. Visual Cognition, 15, 532-563.

Stolz, J. A., & Stevanovski, B. (2004). Interactive activation in visual word recognition: Constraints imposed by the joint effects of spatial attention and semantics. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 30, 1064-1076.


  • Undergraduate courses
    • Psychology 1013 (Introductory Psychology)
    • Psychology 2703 (Foundations of Biological Psychology)
    • Psychology 2123 (Quantitative Research Methods)
    • Psychology 3643 (Cognitive Aging)

Professional awards

  • Shortlisted for the UNB Arts Faculty Teaching Award (2009)
  • Nominated for the UNB Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching (2009 and 2010)