Dr. Amber R. Abernathy



Department

Psychology

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Psychology
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • PhD, Experimental Psychology, 2015, Oklahoma State University
  • MS, Psychology, 2012, Oklahoma State University
  • BA, Psychology, 2010, Oklahoma State University 

Teaching

  • Psychology of Childhood
  • Psychology of Adolescence
  • Personality

Research and professional interests

  • Conscientiousness
  • Enhancing Personality Traits
  • Psychophysiology
  • Leadership  
  • Dominance
  • Social Strategies
  • Stress
  • Health

Awards and honors

  • First place, Mary-Charlotte Bayles Shealy Chair in Conscientious Psychology, 2015
  • First place, one hundred dollar Graduate Poster at Oklahoma Psychological Society Conference, 2014
  • Preparing Online Instructor Certificate, 2014