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Dr. Megan Kraynok

Associate Professor of Psychology
Psychology, Sociology & Criminal Justice
012 Hill Memorial
525 S. Main Street
Ada, OH 45810
(419) 772-3126
(419) 772-2746
Education: 
Teaching Interests: 
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Childhood and Adolescence
  • Aging
  • Health Psychology
  • Sleep throughout the Life Span
  • Social Psychology


 

Awards: 
  • Psychology and Sociology Department’s Outstanding Teaching Faculty Member as voted by the Student Advisory Board for the Getty college of Arts and Sciences – 2011-2012
  • Psychology and Sociology Department’s Outstanding Teaching Faculty Member as voted by the Student Advisory Board for the Getty college of Arts and Sciences – 2010-2011
  • Ohio Northern University Ohio Northern University Greek Life Teacher of the Year nominee – 2010-2011
Research Interests: 
  • Normative sleep parameters
  • Adolescent sleep phase shift
  • Non-medical psychostimulant use and sleep
  • Correlates of delayed sleep onset
  • Use of cognitive dissonance to improve sleep hygiene


 

Selected Publications: 

 

Fiske, A., Ciliberti, C., Clegg-Kraynok, M., Gould, C., Nadorff, D., Nadorff, M., Nazem, S., & Stahl., S. (2012). Mental health and aging. In J. Maddux, J. Gosselin, & B. Winstead (Eds.), Psychopathology: Foundations for a Contemporary Understanding (3rd ed).

 

Clegg-Kraynok, M.M., McBean, M.M., & Montgomery-Downs, H.E. (2011). Sleep quality and characteristics of college students who use prescription psychostimulants nonmedically. Sleep Medicine, 12, 598-602.

Montgomery-Downs, H. E., Insana, S. P., Clegg-Kraynok, M. M., & Mancini, L. M. (2010). Normative longitudinal maternal sleep: The first 4 postpartum months. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 203, 465.e1-7.

Strough, J., & Clegg-Kraynok, M. (2010). Course guide for Social Psychology, Littleton, MA: Tapestry Press.

Calef, R. S., Choban, M. C., Glenney, K. R., Calef, R. A., Schmitt, E., Hinte, S., Clegg, M., Kraynok, J. E., & Richards, S. D. (2007). Perseveration of the partial reinforcement effect in extinction with rats over two phases of extinction and two stages of continuous reinforcement. Psychological Reports, 100, 101-107.

 

Psychology, Sociology, and Criminal Justice

Robert Carrothers

419-772-2135
r-carrothers@onu.edu
Hill 018
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday:
8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday:
8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Wednesday:
8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Thursday:
8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Friday:
8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
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