Arthur P. Shimamura (born June 26, 1954 in Los Angeles, California) is a professor of psychology and faculty member of the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute at the University of California, Berkeley. His research focuses on the neural basis of human memory and cognition.
- "A neurocognitive approach to metacognitive monitoring and control". In: J. Dunlosky & R. A. Bjork (eds.), Handbook of Metamemory and Memory, New York: Psychology Press, 2008 (pp. 373–390).
- with S.E. Palmer (eds.), Aesthetic Science: Connecting Minds, Brains, & Experience, New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
- editor, Exploring Cognition at the Movies, New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
- Experiencing Art: In the Brain of the Beholder, New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.