Gayle T. Dow | Curriculum Vita
Assistant Professor
Psychology
757-594-7918 | gayle.dow@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Creativity, Educational Psychology.

Education
Ph.D. Educational Psychology, Indiana University 2008
M.A. Cognitive & Perceptual Sciences in Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 2002
M.A. Experimental Psychology, California State University, Fullerton 2000
B.A. Psychology, California State University, Fullerton 1997

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
Faculty Incentive Grant, 2010
Faculty Mentor - Undergraduate Research Councils Student Grant, Christopher Newport University, 2009
Beechler Dissertation Proposal Award, Indiana University, 2006
Travel Award for Research Presentation, Indiana University Foundation, 2003
Travel Award for Research Presentation, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2002
Outstanding Master of Arts Graduate Student: Psychology Department: California State University, Fullerton (CSUF), 2000
Richard Milhous Nixon Memorial Scholarship: Associated Students, California State University, Fullerton, 1999
Don A. Schweitzer Memorial Scholarship in the Humanities & Social Sciences: CSUF, 1999
Professor Loh Seng Tsai Memorial Scholarship for Academic Excellence and Promise in Psychology: Psychology Department: CSUF, 1999

Memberships/Associations
Association for Psychological Sciences
American Educational Research Association
Virginia Academy of Science
National Association of Gifted Children

Community Involvement
Ad hoc Reviewer, Creativity Research Journal
CNU Psychology Colloquium Series Organizer
CNU Liberal Learning Council
CNU Psychology Human Participant Pool, Committee Member
Search Committee member 1) Educational Psychology, 2) Experimental Psychology, 3) Children's Literature
Grant Reviewer, Indiana Department of Education
Ad hoc Reviewer, Sex Roles: A Journal of Research
Research Assistant, Indiana Educational Policy Center, (Director Jonathan Plucker, Phd)
Usability Tester, Courseshare.com, Testing online usability of survey tool.
Psychology Teaching Assistant Advisory Panel, University of California Santa Barbara
Research Assistant: University of California, Santa Barbara,
Editorial Assistant, Creativity Research Journal, (Editor: Mark A. Runco)
Psychology Graduate Student Representative, California State University, Fullerton
Senior Research Assistant, California State University, Fullerton
Psychology Peer Mentor, California State University, Fullerton
Psi Chi Chapter President - National Honor Society in Psychology, CSUF
Psychology Departmental Student Representative, CSUF
Representative, Departmental Association Council for Research Funding, CSUF