Quentin Davis

Assistant Chair

Quentin Davis

Assistant Chair

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Psychological Sciences

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Other Duties

Interim Chairman, Psychological Sciences

Program Director, Psychological Sciences

  • (706) 667-4620
  • SCI E1017

Education

  • Ph.D., Psychology, General. University of Nevada - Reno, 2007

  • MS, Experimental Psychology. Central Washington University, 1995

  • BA, Psychology, General. Maryville College, 1992

Awards & Honors

  • Nomination for CoSM Outstanding Faculty Award 2015

  • SoTL Teaching Fellow Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2015

  • Best Poster Award 2015

  • Nomination of Excellence, Office of Faculty Development & Teaching Excellence 2014

  • Augusta State University Outstanding Teaching Award Nominee 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PSYC 6130

    Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 3122

    Research Methods
  • PSYC 4999

    Senior Capstone Experience
  • PSYC 4990

    Undergraduate Research: Undergrad Research
  • PSYC 3131

    Child & Adolescent Devel

Teaching Interests

Development, Research Methods, Learning

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Strong faculty relationship and academic motivation as potential outcomes of undergraduate research, 2013
  • Turn Initiations in signed conversations with cross-fostered chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes), 2011
  • Turn initiations in signed conversations with cross-fostered chimpanzees, 2007
  • Sanctuaries and Preserves, 2001
  • Consistencies in schemas in the markings made by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) with art tools, 1995

Research Interests

Children's turn taking, undergraduate student learning

Department Service

  • Student Mentoring Program 2017 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Affordable Learning Georgia Grant Team 2016 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Assessment Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee 2015 - Present

  • Course Scheduler 2015 - Present

College Service

  • CoSM Executive Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CoSM Curriculum and Academic Policies committee 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • CURS Summer Scholars Program reviewer 2013 - 2015

  • Phi Kappa Phi Student Research and Fine Arts Conference Judge 2012 - 2015

  • CURS 2007 - 2015

University Service

  • Undergraduate Research Mentor 2007 - Present

    Role: Mentor
  • Undergraduate Research Mentor 2007 - 2016

    Role: Mentor
  • Faculty Advisor Psi Chi Honors Society 2011 - 2015

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Graduate Research Practicum Mentor 2006 - 2015

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Honors Student Thesis committees 2005 - 2015

Professional Service

  • Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research 2011 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Psi Chi Associate Diversity Advisory Board 2012 - 2014

  • Southeastern Psychological Association (SEPA) 2007 - 2013

    Role: Other
  • SEPA - 2010

    Role: Other

Public Service

  • Imagination Station Children's Museum 2013 - Present

    Role: Board Member