Published Students

Student Scholarship Leading to Journal Publication:

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* Denotes Colorado College Student


*Griggs, A., Weaver, J., & *Alvarado, J. (2021). Masking our risky behavior: How licensing and fear reduction reduce social distancing behavior. The Journal of Social Psychology.


*Cassidy, C. and Erdal, K. (2020). Assessing and addressing stigma in bipolar disorder:  The impact of cause and treatment information on stigma.  Stigma and Health, 5(1), 104-113.

Colling, L. J., . . . Holmes, K. J., Saviano, M. S., *Tummino, T. A., et al. (2020). Registered replication report on Fischer, Castel, Dodd, and Pratt (2003). Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science, 3(2), 143-162.

*Warling, A.,* Uchida, R., *Shin, H., *Dodelson, C., *Garcia, M.E., *Shea-Shumsky, N.B., Svirsky, S., Pothast, M., Kelley, H., Schumann, C.M., Brzezinski, C., Bauman, M.D., Alexander, A., McKee, A.C., Stein, T.D., Schall, M., & Jacobs, B.  (2020). Putative dendritic correlates of chronic traumatic encephalopathy:  A preliminary quantitative Golgi exploration. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 529, 1308-1326.


*Barker, S., & Driscoll, L. L. (2019). Effects of B. infantis on the Maternal Restraint Model of Depression. IMPULSE, 16, 1-12.

*Hale, A., *Miller, L.B., Weaver, J., *Husney, S. Q., & *Henares, R. (2019). The dual scales of sexual orientation. Journal of Bisexuality, 19(4), 483-514.

Holmes, K. J., *Alcat, C., & Lourenco, S. F. (2019). Is emotional magnitude spatialized? A further investigation. Cognitive Science, 43, e12727.

*Nguyen, V. T., *Uchida, R., *Warling, A., *Sloan, L. J., Saviano, M. S., Wicinski, B., Hård, T., Bertelsen, M. F., Stimpson, C. D., Bitterman, K., Schall, M., Hof, P. R., Sherwood, C. C., Manger, P. R., Spocter, M. A., & Jacobs, B.  (2019). Comparative neocortical neuromorphology in felids:  African lion, African leopard, and cheetah.  Journal of Comparative Neurology, 528, 1392-1422.


Jacobs, B., *Garcia, M.E., *Shea-Shumsky, N.B., *Tennison, M.E., Schall, M., Saviano, M.S., *Tummino, T. A., Bull, A.J., Driscoll, L.L., Raghanti, M.A., Lewandowski, A.H., Wicinski, B., *Chui, H.K., Bertelsen, M.F. Walsh, T., Bhagwandin, A., Spocter, M.A., Hof, P.R., Sherwood, C.C., & Manger, P.R. (2018). Comparative morphology of gigantopyramidal neurons in primary motor cortex across mammals. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 526, 496-536. doi: 10.1002/cne.24349


*Riciputi, S. and Erdal, K. (2017). The effect of stereotype threat on student-athlete math performance. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 32, 54-57.

*Schiffer, L.P. & Roberts, T-A. (2017). The paradox of happiness: Why are we not doing what we know makes us happy? The Journal of Positive Psychology, 13, 252-259.


*Johnson, C.B., Schall, M., *Tennison, M.E., *Garcia, M.E., *Shea-Shumsky, N.B., Raghanti, M.A., Lewandowski, A., Bertelsen, M.F., *Waller, L.C., Walsh, T., Roberts, J.F., Hof, P.R., Sherwood, C.C., Manger, P.R., & Jacobs, B. (2016). Neocortical neuronal morphology in the Siberian tiger (Panthera tigris altaica) and the clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa). Journal of Comparative Neurology. doi: 10.1002/cne.24022

*Kelly, K. & Erdal, K. (2016). Diagnostic terminology, athlete status, and history of concussion affect return to play expectations and anticipated symptoms following mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, DOI: 10.1080/13803395.2016.1250870

Reyes, L.D., *Harland, T., Reep, R.L., Jacobs, B., & Sherwood, C.C. (2016). Golgi analysis of neuron morphology in the presumptive somatosensory cortex and visual cortex of the Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris). Brain, Behavior, and Evolution. doi: 10.1159/000445495

Wagenmakers, E.-J., . . . Holmes, K. J., *Jones, J. L. H., . . . *Liao, J. D., . . . Roberts, T.-A., . . . *Shea-Shumsky, N. B., et al. (2016). Registered replication report: Strack, Martin, & Stepper (1988). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 11, 917-928.


Butti, C., *Janeway, C.M., *Townshend, C., Ridgway, S.H., Sherwood, C.C., Hof, P.R., & Jacobs, B. (2015). The neocortex of cetartiodactyls. I. A comparative Golgi analysis of neuronal morphology in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), the minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata), and the humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae). Brain Structure and Function, 220, 3339-3368. doi: 10.1007/s00429-014-0860-3

Jacobs, B., *Lee, L., Schall, M., Raghanti, M.A., Lewandowski, A., Kottwitz, J.J., Roberts, J.F., Hof, P.R., & Sherwood, C.C. (2015). Neocortical neuronal morphology in the newborn giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis tipelskirchi) and African elephant (Loxodonta africana). Journal of Comparative Neurology. doi:10.1002/cne.23841

*Pfeffer, C. and Erdal, K. (2015). Perceptions of former child soldiers and LRA victims with post-traumatic stress among health professionals and lay people in Northern Uganda. International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation, 4(2), 128-141.


*Draganich, C., & Erdal, K. (2014). Placebo sleep affects cognitive functioning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 40, 857-864.

Jacobs, B., *Harland, T., *Kennedy, D., Schall, M., Wicinski, B., Butti, C., Hof,, P.R., Sherwood, C.C., & Manger, P.R. (2014). The neocortex of cetartiodactyls. II. Neuronal morphology of the visual and motor cortices in the giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis). Brain Structure and Function. doi: 10.1007/s00429-014-0830-9

Jacobs, B., *Johnson, N., *Wahl, D., Schall, M., Maseko, B.C., Lewandowski, A., Raghanti, M.A., Wicinski, B., Butti, C., Hopkins, W. D., Bertelsen, M.F., Reep, R. L., Hof, P.R., Sherwood, C.C., & Manger, P.R. (2014). Comparative neuronal morphology of cerebellar cortex in afrotherians (African elephant, Florida manatee), primates (human, common chimpanzee), cetartiodactyls (humpback whale, giraffe), and carnivores (Siberian tiger, clouded leopard). Frontiers Neuroanatomy, 8:24. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2014.00024

Kervyn, N., Chan, E., Malone, C., *Korpusik, A., & Ybarra, O. (2014). Not all disasters are equal in the public's eye: The negativity effect on warmth in brand perception. Social Cognition, 32, 256-275.

Kozak, M., Roberts, T-A, & *Patterson, K. (2014). She stoops to conquer? How posture interacts with self-objectification and status to impact women's affect and performance. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 38, 414-424.


*Dunnavant, N. & Roberts, T-A (2013). Restriction and renewal, pollution and power, constraint and community: The paradoxes of religious women's attitudes toward menstruation. Sex Roles, 68, 121-131.

*Mann, C. L., Footer, O., Chung, Y. S., Driscoll, L. L., & Barch, D. M. (2013). Spared and impaired aspects of motivated cognitive control in schizophrenia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 745-755. doi: 10.1037/a0033069


Driscoll, L. L., *Kaplan, J., *Bucuvalas, E., *Allen, H., *Kraut, J., & *Fitzpatrick, J. (2012). Acute postnatal exposure to the pentaBDE commercial mixture DE-71 at doses of 5 or 15 mg/kg/day does not produce learning or attention deficits in rats. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 34, 20-26.


Erdal, K. *Singh, N., & *Tardif, A. (2011). Attitudes about depression and its treatment among mental health professionals, lay persons and immigrants and refugees in Norway. Journal of Affective Disorders, 133, 481-488.

Horner, J. M., & *Tung, S. K. (2011). Playing cards with Thomas Kuhn: A critical reexamination of the Bruner and Postman (1949) experiment. Review of General Psychology, 15, 175-185.

Jacobs, B., *Lubs, J., *Hannan, M., *Anderson, K., Butti, C., Sherwood, C.C., Hof, P.R., & Manger, P.R. (2011). Neuronal morphology in the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) neocortex. Brain Structure and Function, 215, 273-298. doi: 10.1007/s00429-010-0288-3.


*Anderson, K., *Yamamoto, E., *Kaplan, J., *Hannan, M., & Jacobs, B. (2010). Neurolucida lucivid versus Neurolucida camera: A quantitative and qualitative comparison of three-dimensional neuronal reconstructions. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 186, 209-214. doi:10.1016/ j.jneumeth.2009.11.024.


*Anderson, K., *Bones, B., *Robinson, B., Hass, C. Lee, H., Ford, K., Roberts T-A., & Jacobs, B. (2009). The morphology of supragranular pyramidal neurons in the human insular cortex: A quantitative Golgi study. Cerebral Cortex 19 ,2131-2144. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhn234. pdf

Driscoll, L. L., *Gibson, A.M., & *Hieb, A. (2009). Chronic postnatal DE-71 exposure: Effects on learning, attention and thyroxine levels. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 31, 76-84.


*Wright, P. and Erdal, K. (2008). Sport superstition as a function of skill level and task difficulty. Journal of Sport Behavior, 31, 187-199.


Roberts, T-A & *Arefi-Afshar, Y. (2007). Not all who stand tall are proud: Gender differences in the proprioceptive effects of upright posture. Cognition and Emotion, 21, 714-727.


*Dufault, C., *Poles, G., & Driscoll, L. L. (2005). Brief postnatal PBDE exposure alters learning and the cholinergic modulation of attention in rats. Toxicological Sciences, 88, 172-180.

Horner, J. M., & *Comstock, S. P. (2005). What are the important visual features for coin discrimination? Applied Cognitive Psychology, 19, 1211-1218.

*Travis, K., Ford, K., & Jacobs, B. (2005). Regional dendritic variation in neonatal human cortex: A quantitative Golgi study. Developmental Neuroscience, 27, 277-287. Abstract pdf

*Webster, G. D. & Weir, C. G. (2005). Emotional responses to music: Interactive effects of mode, texture, and tempo. Motivation and Emotion, 29, 19-39.

Weir, C. G., *Toland, C., *King, R. A. & *Martin, L. M.. (2005). Infant contingency/extinction performance after observing partial reinforcement. Infancy, 8, 63-80.


Roberts, T-A & *Gettman, J.Y. (2004). Mere exposure: Gender differences in the negative effects of priming a state of self-objectification. Sex Roles, 51, 17-27.


Jacobs, B., *Creswell, J., *Britt. J.P., Ford, K.L., Bogen J.E., & Zaidel, E. (2003). Quantitative analysis of cortical pyramidal neurons following corpus callosotomy. Annals of Neurology, 54, 126-130. Abstract pdf


Roberts, T-A., Goldenberg, J.L, *Manly, C. & Pyzsczynski, T. (2002). "Feminine Protection": The effects of menstruation on attitudes toward women. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 26, 131-139.


Jacobs, B., Schall, M., *Prather, M., *Kapler, E., *Driscoll, L., *Baca, S., *Jacobs, J., Ford, K., *Wainwright, M. & *Treml, M. (2001). Regional dendritic and spine variation in human cerebral cortex: A quantitative Golgi study. Cerebral Cortex, 11, 558-571.Abstract pdf


Weir, C. G. & *Seacrest, M. (2000). Developmental differences in understanding of balance scales in the United States and Zimbabwe. The Journal of Genetic Psychology, 16, 5-22.

Weir, C. G., *Soule, S., Bacchus, C., *Rael, J., & *Schneider, J. (2000). The influence of vicarious reinforcement and habituation on contingency learning in infants. Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 46, 693-716.


*Shields, J., Erdal, K., Skrinjaric, J., & Majic, G. (1999). Post-traumatic stress symptomatology among health care professionals in Croatia . American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 69, 529-535.


Jacobs, B., *Driscoll, L., & Schall, M. (1997). Lifespan dendritic and spine changes in areas 10 and 18 of human cortex: A quantitative Golgi study. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 386, 661-680.

Jacobs, B. & *Larsen, L. (1997). Pluripotentiality, epigenesis, and language acquisition. Commentary on R-A. Müller, Innateness, autonomy, universality? Neurobiological approaches to language. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 19:4, 639


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