Quentin Davis

Director, Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship

Quentin Davis

Director, Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Psychological Sciences

The Graduate School

Other Duties

Director, QEP/ Certificate of Leadership Program, Academic and Faculty Affairs, VPAA Quality Enhancement Plan

Program Director, Psychological Sciences

  • (706) 667-4620
  • AH E328

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

  • CURS 4990

    Undergrad Research III
  • LDRS 2000

    Intro to Leadership & Profess.

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 - 2017

    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

  • AU High Impact Practices Implementation Team for USG 2020 - Present

  • Fulbright Program Advisor 2020 - Present

  • LEAP State Georgia 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Quality Enhancement Plan, Director 2019 - Present

  • Georgia Undergraduate Research Collective 2018 - Present

Professional Service

  • National Council on Undergraduate Research 2020 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • 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