Dr. Russell N. Carney


Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



  • PhD, 1984, Educational Psychology, University of Missouri–Columbia
  • MEd, 1980, Educational Psychology, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • MA, 1976, Secondary Education, University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • BSE, 1972, Mathematics, Central Missouri State University


  • Psychology of Childhood (PSY 331)
  • Educational Psychology (PSY 360)
  • Development of the Early Childhood and Elementary School Student (PSY 385)
  • Psychological Tests and Measurements (PSY 529/629)

Research and professional interests

  • Educational psychology
  • Tests and measurements
  • Educational applications of mnemonic learning strategies

Awards and honors

  • Ranked 14th (tied) among educational psychologists in a national survey in terms of experimental studies published for the years 1995-2003 (Hsieh et al., 2004)
  • 2008 Fall Sabbatical, Missouri State University.
  • 2001 Spring Sabbatical, Missouri State University.
  • College of Health and Human Services Award for Research, Missouri State University. (2001, 1999, 1997)