Austin, Susan


Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education

    MA Adelphi University School Psychology 2006 
    PhD Adelphi University Social Psychology 1998 
    MA Adelphi University Social Psychology 1991 
    BA Adelphi University Psychology 1984 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience

    York College Doctoral Lecturer Behavioral Science 2009-Present 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience

    York College Adj. Assistant Professor Behavioral Sciences 1991-2009 
    Adelphi University Adj. Assistant Professor Psychology 1993-Present 
    Nassau Community College Adj. Associate Professor Psychology 1993-2009 
    Molloy College Adj. Assistant Professor Psychology 2000-2002 
    Adelphi University Teaching and Research Fellow Psychology 1989-1996 
  4. Non Academic Experience

    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    H. Frank Carey High School School Psychology Intern 2005-2006 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Doctoral Lecturer 2009-Present 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        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.

      2. Chapters in Books:
      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. 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.

  9. Patents


  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. 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.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Participation in Academic Program Review: 2013.

      Co-coordinated Behavioral Sciences-Biology "Mardi Gras" Open House: 2012.

      Co-coordinator Psychology 102 curriculum: 2010-Present.

      Faculty Search Committee: 2010.

      Conduct APA Workshops for Research Pool participants: 2010-Present.

      Department Academic Integrity Committee: 2011-Present.

      Observation and Evaluation of Adjunct Faculty: 2009-Present.

      Academic Advisor: 2009-Present.

    2. Service to the School
    3. Service to the College

      Faculty Dimension Committee: 2012-2013.

      York College Open House Academic Representative: 2009, 2010.

      College Academic Integrity Committee: 2010-Present.

      Humanities, Math and Science Expo Judge: 2010-Present.

      Yorkfest: 2010-Present.

      Search Committee School of Business Dean: 2009.

      Counseling and Advisement Orientation: 2010.

      Junior Science and Humanities Symposium Judge: 2011-Present.

      Junior Science and Humanities Symposium Semi-finalists Judge: 2012-Present.

      Special Education Workshops for Teacher Education: 2010-2012.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. 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.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      PSY 102 Introduction to Psychology 
      PSY 215 Human Development I 
      PSY 216 Human Development II 
      PSY 236 Psychology of Women 
      PSY 330 Research of Psychology 
      PSY 334 Personality 
      PSY 338 Abnormal Psychology 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

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Austin, Susan

Austin, Susan
Doctoral Lecturer
Behavioral Sciences