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

Other Duties

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

  • 2017-2018 Outstanding Faculty Member College of Science and Mathematics, 2018

  • 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

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PSYC 6130

    Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 1101

    Intro to General Psychology
  • PSYC 4999

    Senior Capstone Experience
  • PSYC 3950

    Selected Topics
  • PSYC 4990

    Undergraduate Research
  • PSYC 3131

    Child & Adolescent Devel

Teaching Interests

Development, Research Methods, Learning

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Washoe, 2019
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-Revised
  • 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

Research Interests

Children's turn taking, undergraduate student learning

Department Service

  • Academic Success Center Liaison 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Introductory Psychology Course Coordinator 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Student Mentoring Program 2017 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Assessment Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee 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
  • New Faculty Orientation 2018 - 2018

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • 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

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