Faculty & Staff

Thomas Critchfield

Professor
  • BIOGRAPHY
  • I studied English Literature and Educational Psychology before earning a PhD in Experimental Psychology. I have since worked at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Auburn University, and ISU.
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • PSY 390.Sec 011 Advanced Research Apprenticeship
  • PSY 599.Sec 011 Doctoral Research In Psychology
  • PSY 400.Sec 011 Independent Study
  • PSY 231.Sec 001 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 002 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 003 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 004 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 005 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 006 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 007 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 008 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 231.Sec 009 Research Methods In Psychology
  • PSY 480.01Sec 001 Seminar In Psychology-Psychological Methods I
  • PSY 290.Sec 011 Special Projects:Research Apprenticeship
  • PSY 291.Sec 011 Special Projects:Undergraduate Teaching
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • I usually teach courses related to Learning and Research Methods.
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • General topics in behavior analysis and learning.
  • Post-Doc Human Behavioral Pharmacology - 1991
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Ph D Psychology / Behavior Analysis - 1989
  • West Virginia University
  • Morgantown, WV
  • SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • PRESENTATIONS
  • FUNDED GRANTS
  • Fellow
  • Association for Behavior Analysis International
  • 2013
  • Outstanding College Researcher
  • ISU College of Arts & Sciences
  • 2011
  • Don Hake Award for Distinguished Contributions to translational research
  • American Psychological Association - Division 25
  • 2010
  • Fellow
  • American Psychological Association
  • 2009
  • Distinguished Teacher
  • Illinois State University Chapter of Psi Chi
  • 2007
  • Distinguished Teacher
  • Illinois State University Chapter of Psi Chi
  • 2003
  • Distinguished Teacher
  • Illinois State University Chapter of Psi Chi
  • 2000
  • Special Citation for Dedication to and Support of Student Researchers
  • Alabama Psychological Association
  • 1999
  • Outstanding Faculty Mentor
  • Auburn University Graduate Student Association
  • 1998
  • Outstanding Faculty Mentor
  • Auburn University Graduate Student Association
  • 1997
  • Outstanding Teacher
  • Auburn University Panehellenic Council
  • 1997
  • Outstanding Faculty
  • Auburn University Chapter of Psi Chi
  • 1996
  • Outstanding faculty
  • Auburn University Chapter of Psi Chi
  • 1994
  • Outstanding Faculty
  • Auburn University Chapter of Psi Chi
  • 1992