Recent Representative Student Research

Below is a list of representative publications and presentations by our psychology students from 2013-2017. Student names are marked by an asterisk (*).

Hogan, T. P., *Indelicato, A. R., *Lyman, J. L., *McIntyre, K. A., *Mondelus, C. I., & *Stratigis, K. Y. (2013, March). Psychometric analysis of 3-option versus 5-option multiple-choice items. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Kiss, A. J., & Hogan, T. P. (2013, March). National differences in achievement-attitude relationships in TIMSS mathematics: Grade 8. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Pfund, R. A., *Rogan, J. D., Burnham, B. R., & Norcross, J. C. (2013, March). Are college professors present during their office hours? Poster presented at the 84th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Rogan, J. D., *Pfund, R. A., & Norcross, J. C. (2013, March). Psychologists practicing psychotherapy: Then and now. Poster presented at the 84th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

Hogan, T. P., & *Kiss, A. J. (2013, April). National differences in achievement-attitude relationships in TIMSS mathematics: Grades 4 and 8. Poster presented at the American Educational Research Association meeting, San Francisco, CA.

*Pfund, R. A., Norcross, J. C., & Prochaska, J. O. (2013, May). Psychotherapy in 2022: A Delphi poll on its future. Poster presented at the 25th annual convention of the American Psychological Society, Washington, DC.

Karpiak, C. P., & *Zaboski, B. A. (2013). Lifetime prevalence of mental disorders in the general population. In G. P. Koocher & J.C. Norcross (Eds.), Psychologists’ Desk Reference (3rd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press.

*Pfund, R. A., *Rogan, J. D., Burnham, B. R., & Norcross, J. C. (2013). Is the professor in? Faculty presence during office hours. College Student Journal, 47, 524-528.

Norcross, J. C., & *Rogan, J. D. (2013). Psychologists conducting psychotherapy in 2012: Current practices and historical trends among Division 29 members. Psychotherapy.

Norcross, J. C., *Pfund, R. A., & Prochaska, J. O. (2013). Psychotherapy in 2022: A Delphi poll on its future. Professional Psychology: Research & Practice, 44, 363-370.

Norcross, J. C., & *Zaboski, B. A. (2013). Common clinical abbreviations and symbols. In G. P. Koocher, J. C. Norcross, & B. A. Greene (Eds.). Psychologists' desk reference (3rd edition). New York: Oxford University Press.

*Shah, K. J., & Norcross J. C. (2013). Setting fees for psychological services. In G. P. Koocher, J. C. Norcross, & B. A. Greene (Eds.). Psychologists' desk reference (3rd edition). New York: Oxford University Press.

Kuhle, B. X., *Cooper, C. A., *Merkle, A. J., *Pepe, N. A., *Ribanovic, A., *Verdesco, A. L., & *Wettstein, T. L. (June, 2013). Do parents attempt to “daughter-guard” through “birds and bees” talks? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the NorthEastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Annville, PA.

Burnham, B.R., *Sabia, M., & *Langan, C. (2014, January). Components of Working Memory and Visual Selective Attention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance (2014), Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 391–403.

Kuhle, B. X., *Cantwell, W. J., *Indelicato, A. R., *Lyman, J. L., *Marcogliese, D. V., Mizerak, J. L., & Miller, G. F. (2014, February). Are men funnier than women on Facebook and Twitter? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Social and Personality Psychology, Austin, TX.

*Triano, M. & Nolan, J. M. (2014, February). Longevity Effect and Recycling Behavior. Poster accepted for presentation at the 2014 Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Austin, TX.

*Ciappa, S. K., *Davidovich, L. M., Hogan, T. P., *Krieger, W. E., *Musum, J. M., *Ramge, C., & *Ruppe, N. M. (2014, March). Psychometric comparison of simple arithmetic versus math concepts tests for college students. Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Boston MA.

*Fagotti, E. M., *Flood, A. C., Hogan, T. P., Hsueh, P., *Swartz, K. P., & *Zimmerman, B. E. (2014, March). Psychometric analysis of 3-option versus 5-option multiple-choice items for verbal content. Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Boston MA.

Hogan, T. P., *McCabe, E. R., & *Echeverry, J. (2014, March). Tests used in school psychology research: Changes over ten years. Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Boston MA.

*Triano, M., *Andrews, D., & Nolan, J. M. (2014, March). Knowledge is power: Longevity information encourages recycling behavior. Poster presented at the 2014 Convention of the Eastern Psychological Association. Boston, MA.

*Zimmerman, B. E., *Stratigis, K. Y., & Norcross, J. C.  (2014, March). No free lunch: Financial assistance and admission criteria in clinical psychology programs. Poster presented at the 85th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Stratigis, K. Y., *Zimmerman, B. E., & Norcross, J. C. (2014, March). Staying on track: Formal tracks and concentrations in APA-accredited professional psychology programs.  Poster presented at the 85th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Moran, J. B., *Davidovich, L. M., *Cantwell, W. J., *Krieger, W. E., *Lyman, J. L., Mizerak, J. L., Seid, M., & Kuhle, B. X. (2014, April). To cuckold or not to cuckold? The evolution of cuckoldry radar in short-term mating men? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the NorthEastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.

Norcross, J. C., Sayette, M. A., *Stratigis, K. Y., & *Zimmerman, B. E. (2014). Of course: Prerequisite courses for admission into APA-accredited clinical and counseling psychology programs. Teaching of Psychology, 41, 360 – 364.

*Moran, J. B., *Davidovich, L. M., *Cantwell, W. J., *Krieger, W. E., *Lyman, J. L., Mizerak, J. L., Seid, M., & Kuhle, B. X. (2014, April). To cuckold or not to cuckold? The evolution of cuckoldry radar in short-term mating men? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the NorthEastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.

*Stratigis, K.Y., & Karpiak, C.P. (2014, August). Compassionate and authoritarian religious messages have different impacts on body esteem. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

*Pfund, R. A., Hailstorks, R., Norcross, J. C., Aiken, L. S., Stamm, K., & Christidis, P. (2014, August). Undergraduate study in psychology I: The psychology curriculum and major. Poster presented at the 122nd annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Hailstorks, R., *Pfund, R. A., Norcross, J. C., Aiken, L. S., Christidis, P., & Stamm, K. (2014, August). Undergraduate study in psychology II: Program level assessments and outcomes. Poster presented at the 122nd annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Norcross, J. C., Sayette, M. A., *Stratigis, K. Y., & *Zimmerman, B. E. (2014, August). Of course: prerequisite courses for admission into APA-approved clinical and counseling programs. Poster presented at the 122nd annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

*Zimmerman, B., Lowe, C.E., Cannon, J.T., & Orr, P.T. (2014, Nov.). Sex specific relationships between inner speech and schizotypal personality traits. Poster presentation at Society for Neuroscience Conference, Washington, D.C.

Kuhle, B. X., Melzer, D. K., *Cooper, C. A., *Merkle, A. J., *Pepe, N. A., *Ribanovic, A., *Verdesco, A. L., & *Wettstein, T. L. (2015). The “birds and the bees” differ for boys and girls: Sex differences in the nature of sex talks. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 9, 107-115.

*Moran, J., *Chapin, S., & Arigo, D. (2015, March). Does Self-Reported Comparison Orientation Predict a Behavioral Demonstration of Comparison in Type 2 Diabetes? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

*Zimmerman, B. E., & Norcross, J. C. (2015, March). 20 years of clinical field experience: What 328 psychology majors tell us. Poster presented at the 86th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Warker, J. A., Fischer-Baum, S., *Della Posta, N., & *Rodemann, A. (2015, March). Errors reveal constraint learning in visual sequences. Poster presented at Eastern Psychological Association. Philadelphia, PA.

*Cavanaugh, J. & Arigo, D. (2015, April). Women’s Social Perceptions and Health Outcomes during the First Semester of College. Poster presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Antonio, TX.

Hogan, T. P., *Zaboski, B. A., & *Perry, T. R. (2015, May). College students’ interpretation of research reports on group differences: The tall-tale effect. Statistics Education Research Journal.

*Brezinski, S., & Kuhle, B.X. (2015, Summer). To Swipe Left or Right? Sex Differences in Tinder Profiles. 2015 University of Scranton President’s Fellowship for Summer Research.

Karpiak, C.P. & *Stratigis, K.Y. (2015). Authoritarian and compassionate religious messages have different impacts on body esteem. Mental Health, Religion, and Culture, 19, 82-97.

Cannon, J.T., *Milewski, T.M., *Mowenn, W.K. , *Su, M., *Peri, J.I., *Gesheva, A., *Antonawich, R.A., & Orr, P.T. Facial features correlate with schizotypal traits and SAT performance in a sex-specific way. Soc. for Neuroscience Abst. (2015).

Pfund, R. A., Norcross, J. C., Hailstorks, R. J., Aiken, L. A., Stamm, K., & Christidis, P. (2015, August). What’s the difference?  The BA versus the BS in psychology. Poster presented at the 123rd annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Warker, J. A., Fischer-Baum, S., *Della Posta, N., & *Rodemann, A. (2015, November). Errors reveal firs-order constraint learning in visual sequences. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Chicago, IL.

Pfund, R. A., Norcross, J. C., Hailstorks, R., Aiken, L. S., Stamm, K. E., & Christidis, P. (2016). A dubious distinction? The BA versus the BS in psychology. Teaching of Psychology, 43, 32-37.

Norcross, J. C., Hailstorks, R., Pfund, R. A., Aiken, L. S., Stamm, K. E., & Christidis, P. (2016).  Undergraduate study in psychology: Curriculum and assessment. American Psychologist, 71(2), 89 - 101.

Norcross, J. C., Goldfried, M. R., & Zimmerman, B. E. (2016). Integrative psychotherapies in historical perspective. In A. J. Consoli, L. E. Beutler, & B. Bongar (Eds.), Comprehensive textbook of psychotherapy: Theory and practice (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press.

Nolan, J. M., *Shah, K., *Milewski, A., *Naro, G., & *Althouse, C. (2016, January). The self-verification of sexism. Poster presented at the 2016 Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. San Diego, CA.

Nolan, J. M., *Tobia, S., & Hu, Z. (2016, January). Further development of the Interpersonal Defense of the Environment Scale (IDOTES): Reliability and Correlates. Poster presented at the 2016 Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Sustainability Psychology Pre-conference. San Diego, CA.

*Milewski, T.M., *Buckhaults, K., *Patel, S., *Gallo, M., & Orr, P.T. (2016, March). Rosemary aroma has no effect on word recall or recognition. Poster presented at the 2016 meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

Hogan, T. P., *Nolan, B. M., & *Calpin, C. J. (2016, March). Freeware for item analysis of tests. Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Hanley, B. G., Grigorescu, E., & Hogan, T. P. (2016, March). Do online courses yield lower student ratings on selected course evaluation items? Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Herrmann, S. N., *Rodemann, A. E., & Hogan, T. P. (2016, March). Psychological factors in life expectancy projections. Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

Golden, K.* & Karpiak, C.P. (2016, March). Social behavior predicts rapid response to behavioral treatment for autism spectrum disorders. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Damato, A., *Rodemann, A., Warker, J. A., & Fischer-Baum, S. (2016, March). Limits on learning positional constraints in visual sequences. Poster accepted for presentation at the Eastern Psychological Association. New York, NY.

Nolan, J. M., *Hanley, B. G., & *DiVietri, T. P. (2016, March). She who teaches learns: Benefits of a jigsaw activity in a college classroom. Poster presented at the 2016 Convention of the Eastern Psychological Association. New York, NY.

*Rodemann, A., & Arigo, D. (2016, March). Perceived Health and Life Expectancy in College Students. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, N.Y.

Ackourey, M.R., Alexander, E.F., O'Hara, K.E., Tiroly, M.M., & Burnham, B.R. (May 2016). The Influence of Smiling on Age Perception. This is a summary of a replication study that was uploaded to an online repository. www.psychfiledrawer.org

Brown, C., Dodds, T., Hutton, G., Lau, A., Simonelli, A., Truitt, M., & Burnham, B.R. (May 2016). Red on Perceived Attractiveness of Men. . This is a summary of a replication study that was uploaded to an online repository. www.psychfiledrawer.org

Buzad, A.K., Bravo, K., DelVecchio, A.M., Mazzuca, T.F., & Burnham, B.R. (May 2016). Background Color on Perceived Attractiveness. This is a summary of a replication study that was uploaded to an online repository. www.psychfiledrawer.org

Arigo, D., & *Cavanaugh, J. (2016). Social perceptions predict change in women’s mental health and health-related quality of life during the first semester of college. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 35, 643-663.

*Peri, J.I, , Cross, E.M., Keehan, B. N., Depew, A.T., Samonte, B.A., Milewski, T.M., Orr, P.T., & Cannon, J.T. (2016, November). Facial profile principal components derived from full Procrustes analyses correlate with schizotypal inventory scores and SAT performance in sex- and side-specific manners. Poster presentation at the Society for Neuroscience conference, San Diego, CA.

Hogan, T. P., *DeStefano, M., *Gilby, C., *Kosman, D., & *Peri, J. (2017, March). Reviewing the Test Reviews: A Study of MMY. Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Peri, J, & Hogan, T. P. (2017, March). PsycTESTS: What’s in It? Poster presented at meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Gilby, C. & Karpiak, C.P. (2017, March). Do Skepticism-Promoting Images Alter Fitspiration Fitspiration’s Impact on Body Esteem? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Kuhle, B. X., *Beasley, D., *Beck, W. C., *Brezinski, S. M., *Cnudde, D., *Lavelle, K. D., *Moran, J. B., *O’Connor, E. N., *Piranio, A. M., & Woehrle, R. C. (July 2016). To swipe left or right: Sex differences in Tinder profiles. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

*Lopez, M. & Nolan, J. M. (2017, March). Participants More Accepting of Implicit Feedback on the Race-IAT that is Consistent with their Explicit Attitudes. Poster presented at the 2017 Convention of the Eastern Psychological Association. Boston, MA.

Hailstorks, R., Norcross, J. C., *Pfund, R. A., Aiken, L. S., Stamm, K. E., & Christidis, P. (2016).  Assessment drivers and practices in undergraduate psychology programs: A survey of associate and baccalaureate degree programs. Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Psychology, 2(2). http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/stl0000059

Norcross, J. C., *Nolan, B.M., *Kosman, D. C., & Fernández-Alvarez, H. (2017). Redefining the future of SEPI:  Member characteristics, integrative practices, and organizational satisfactions. Journal of Psychotherapy Integration.

Norcross, J. C., *Zimmerman, B. E., Greenberg, R. P., & Swift, J. K. (2017). Do all therapists do that when saying goodbye? A study of commonalities in termination behavior.  Psychotherapy, 54(1), 66-75.

Norcross, J. C., Goldfried, M. R., & *Zimmerman, B. E. (2017). Integrative psychotherapies in historical perspective. In A. J. Consoli, L. E. Beutler, & B. Bongar (Eds.), Comprehensive textbook of psychotherapy: Theory and practice (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press.

Nolan, B. M., *Kosman, D. C., Norcross, J. C., & Fernandez-Alvarez, H. (2016, June). Who is SEPI? Nationalities, demographics, theories, practices, and training of the membership. Poster presented at the 32nd annual conference of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration, Dublin, Ireland.

*Kosman, D. C., *Nolan, B. M., Norcross, J. C., & Fernandez-Alvarez, H. (2016, June). Can’t get no!  Member satisfaction with SEPI resources. Poster presented at the 32nd annual conference of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration, Dublin, Ireland.

*Alexander, E. F., & Norcross, J. C.  (2017, March). Causes and cures of psychoquackery: A content analysis of 25 expert sources. Poster presented at the 88th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Gallo, M.S., *Buckhaults, K.A., Owens, R.G. & Orr, P.T. (2016, November). Ibuprofen, but not paracetamol, enhances word recall memory in humans. Poster presented at Society for Neuroscience Meeting, San Diego, CA.

*Gallo, M.S., *Buckhaults, K.A., & Orr, P.T. (2016, November). Over-the-counter medication and schizotypal personality traits influence spatial ability and convergent thinking. Poster presented at the 29th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

*Buckhaults, K.A., *Gallo, M.S., & Orr, P.T. (2016, November). Schiotypal personality traits relate to divergent thinking in a sex-specific way. Poster presented at the 29th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

Slotterback, C., *Lavelle, K., & *Matthews, S. (2017, March). Times are tough: Children’s awareness of economic stability in their Santa Letters. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Boston, MA.

*Matthews, S., & Slotterback, C. ((2017, March). All I want for Christmas: An examination of children's non-toy requests. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Boston, MA.