Kristie Payment

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Kristie Payment
Professor of Psychology; Assistant Director of the School of Health & Behavioral Sciences
Science Annex 209A
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Research Interests
False Memory, Strategies to Promote Conceptual Learning, Learning Interventions
Employee degree:

BA, SUNY College at Potsdam

MA, Saint Bonaventure University

PHD, Kent State Univ, Main Campus


Recent Scholarship:

  • Payment, K.E.  (April, 2019).  Moving beyond memorizing: An intervention for fostering conceptual learning strategies in college students.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Payment, K.E.  (May, 2018).  Moving beyond memorizing: Fostering conceptual learning strategies in college students.  Workshop given at the 9th Annual Society for Teaching and Learning Academy conference on Classroom Innovation, University of Tiffin, Tiffin, Ohio. 
  • Zoladz, P.R., Cadle, C.E., Dailey, A.M., Fiely, M.K., Peters, D.M., Nagle, H.E., Mosley, B.E., Scharf, A.R., Brown, C.M., Duffy, T.J., Earley, M.B., Rorabaugh, B.R., & Payment, K.E. (2017). Blunted cortisol response to acute pre-learning stress prevents misinformation effect in a forced confabulation paradigm. Hormones and Behavior, 93, 1-8.

Classes Taught:

  • TREX: Function of Memory
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Lifespan Development
  • Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences 
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Child Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Cognitive Development Seminar
  • Senior Capstone

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