News & Media

With a Side of Knowledge Podcast: On Sleep and Saber-Toothed Tigers



One Day University Podcast: The Science of Sleep and Stress: How they Affect Focus and Memory



Notre Dame Psychologist Jessica Payne Named a Kavli Frontiers of Science Fellow (Link)


Jessica Payne Lecture



ND Features (Full Feature: Your Brain On Sleep)




ND Expert: Jessica Payne



Notre Dame Day 2015



Wired: COVID-19 Dreams (April, 2020) 

Movius Consoluting: Talking Sleep with Jessica Payne (March 2018)

Huffington Post: Sleep On It: Your Brain Never Takes a Night Off (November 2015)

CNN: Why missing a night of sleep can damage your IQ (April 2015)

CNN: How sleep can make you a better leader (April 2015)

New York Times: To keep teenagers alert, schools let them sleep in (March 2015)

Huffington Post: Lack of sleep derails us all (December 2013)

Science Daily: Learning best when you rest: Sleeping after learning new info most effective (April 2012)

Daily Mail UK: Wake up call for teachers, nodding off in class could actually be the best way to learn (March 2012)

ND Newswire: Sleeping after processing new info most effective, new study shows (March 2012)

Scientific American: Night Owls More Likely to Experience Nightmares (September 2011)

Business Week: What Neuroscience Can Teach Leaders (August 2011)

National Geographic: Sleep Cherry-Picks Memory, Boosts Cleverness (December 2010)

Science Daily: Sleep Makes Your Memories Stronger, and Helps with Creativity (November 2010)