|Present||Associate Professor, Butler University ‐ Department of Psychology|
Honors and Awards
- First Place Poster Presentation in Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Robert J. Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition, University of Virginia, March 2008
- American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Award, November 2007
- Faculty Senate Dissertation Year Fellowship for Excellence in Research and Teaching, University of Virginia, Fall 2007-Spring 2008
- Selected for Participation in Tomorrow’s Professor Today program, Teaching Resource Center, University of Virginia, Fall 2007-Spring 2008
- Award for Best Poster on the Teaching of Psychology from the Society for the Teaching of Psychology (APA Division 2), Teaching amnesia using popular film. Poster presented at the Northeast Conference for Teachers of Psychology, Danbury, CT, October 2007
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IDK LOL: Text Messaging During Class Impairs Comprehension of Lecture ...
33rd Annual Conference of the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (2011)
After leading a PIE at NITOP 2010 on text messaging during class, I incorporated a new demonstration into my Cognitive ...
Feeling of Knowing and Retrieval Failure: Tip-of-the-Tongue State is Not ...
22nd Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science (2010)
We investigated whether individuals are able to differentiate being in a tip-of-the-tongue state from the metacognitive experience of knowing information, ...
How Sweet It Is: Candy-Based Demonstrations in Introductory Psychology
32nd Annual Conference of the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (2010)
especially those involving candy (e.g., Cherny, 2008), I created a collection of demonstrations in introductory psychology that involve the use ...
“Have You Seen The Notebook?” “I Don’t Remember.” Using ...
31st Annual Conference of the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (2009)
The recent influx of films addressing different aspects of memory loss inspired the development of an upper-level undergraduate seminar that ...
Practicing mentorship: Graduate-student supervision of undergraduate research assistants
30th Annual Conference of the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (2008)
Many research universities rely on graduate students to supervise undergraduate research assistants (RAs) who collect data and handle research logistics. ...