Office Location: AC-3E05
Degree Institution Field Dates MA Adelphi University School Psychology 2006 PhD Adelphi University Social Psychology 1998 MA Adelphi University Social Psychology 1991 BA Adelphi University Psychology 1984
Areas of Expertise
- Research methodology
Child development personality
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Austin, S., & Hoffman, N.. "Instructional consultation: A wave fo the future.." Nassau County Psychological Association Newsletter. 2005: .
Wilson, W. C., Rosenthal, B. S., & Austin, S. "Exposure to community violence and upper respiratory illness in older adolescents." Journal of Adolescent Health. 36, 2005: 313-319.
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Situational comparison processes and self-esteem: Fleeting effects of an enduring construct. " April, 1999: Eastern Psychological Association.
" Envy, schadenfreude, and the notion of invidious comparison. " April, 1999: Eastern Psychological Association.
" Self-love, self-hate: Toward a new understanding of women and self-esteem. " March, 1999: York College Conference on the History of Women.
" Facial features: The effects of stimulus type and trait assignment. " March, 1996: Eastern Psychological Association.
" Anxiety and implicit and explicit recall of self-relevant information. " April, 1994: Eastern Psychological Association.
" Anxiety and punitiveness towards others. " April, 1994: Eastern Psychological Association.
" Anxiety and stereotypical behavior. " May, 1992: Conference on Social Cognition.
" The effect of experimenter status on performance within the social loafing paradigm. " May, 1992: Midwestern Psychological Association.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Adelphi University Kurt Derner Travel Award: 1996.
Adelphi University Kurt Derner Travel Award: 1994.
Adelphi University Marvin A. Iverson Memorial Award: 1994.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
American Psychological Association: 1999-Present.
APA Division 8: Social Psychology: 2000-Present.
APA Division 16: School: 2006-Present.
APA Division 2: Teaching: 2010-Present.
National Association of School Psychologists: 2006-Present.