Scott Bailey

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Department of Psychology

Professor

Contact

Scott Bailey
Langner Hall

Phone: 830-372-6092

EMAIL


Education

Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience, Kansas State University

M.S. in Experimental Psychology, Emporia State University

B.S. in Psychology, Southwestern University

Specializations: Learning and the biological foundations of behavior

Recognitions

Lillie Krause Professor in Social Science (2005-Present)

Selected to teach at Harlaxton College, the British campus of the University of Evansville, Spring 2015 term

Professional Experience & Consulting

2009-11: Presidents’ Council Member, Southwestern Psychological Association

Served three-year term on SWPA Presidents’ Council, including one year each as President-Elect (2009), President (2010), and Past President (2011) of the nine-state organization.

2010-2011: Corporate Insights, Purchase, New York, Senior Consultant during sabbatical leave from TLU

Interpreted assessment results, conducted hiring interviews via Skype, and consulted hiring managers leading personnel expansion for a multi-national non-metallic minerals company. Co-conducted a six-week leadership training workshop for middle managers at the headquarters of a multi-national hospitality company. (Co-)conducted several critical thinking workshops for a range of employees at several U.S. centers of a multi-national hospitality company.

Faculty-Student Projects

Kopetic, J.L. (2014). Cross-Cultural Analysis of Food Choices. Faculty sponsor for the Psi Chi paper competition submission for the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, San Antonio, Texas.

Rennert, E.K., Duelem, A.R. & Wagner, L.R. (2014). “Conditioned Medicine Effect Using a Chronic Restraint Stress Paradigm.” Faculty sponsor for undergraduate paper competition submission for the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, San Antonio, Texas.

Publications

Presentations & Research

Hudgins, W.K. & Bailey, S.A. (2014). "Autonomous Software Engineering Teams Might Have Greater Intrinsic Motivation than Managed Teams." Poster accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, San Antonio, Texas.

Bailey, S.A., Curtis, D, Henry, K.B. & Young-Jones, A. (2014). Academic careers panel discussion hosted by the Science Directorate of the American Psychological Association; discussion conducted at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, San Antonio, Texas.

Atchley, R.A., Bailey, S.A., Cox, C.B., Henry, K.B. & Rowley, R. (2013). Entering the academic marketplace: advice from the experts. Academic careers workshop hosted by the Science Directorate of the American Psychological Association; panel discussion conducted at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Hall, A.L., Kyle, K.J., Lynch, P.A., Rennert, E.K. & Bailey, S.A. (2013). The effects of exercise and HFCS-55 on the white rat. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Comparative Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Rennert, E.K., Gottleib, Z.B., Hudgins, W.K., Ludwig, L.E. & Bailey, S.A. (2013). Lick force as a palatability measure in a CS+/- taste conditioning paradigm. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Comparative Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Kyle, K.J., Lynch, P.A., Rennert, E.K., Hall, A.L.& Bailey, S.A. (2013). Lick force varies as a function of taste solution and concentration. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Comparative Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Hudgins, W.K., Czuchry, M.C., & Bailey, S.A. (2013) The relationship between reward and choice in a simulated banking task. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Fry, N.J. & Bailey, S.A. (2013). Play it again: Examining clicker training with learning music forwards or backwards. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Donohoe, C. (2013). College students’ implicit and explicit associations about smokable substances. Faculty sponsor for undergraduate paper competition submission for the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Bailey, S.A., Batsell, W.R., Batson, J., Frohardt, R., Guarraci, F., & Purdy, J.E. (2012). Maintaining interest in comparative psychology and behavioral neuroscience: a critical role for private liberal arts institutions. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Comparative Psychological Association, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Walker, C.E., Mellgren, R.L., Durso, F.T., Montgomery, R.L., Cogan, D.C., Purdy, J.E., Davis, J.M., Kardas, E.P., Nail, P.R., Burdsal, C.A., Scharff, L., & Bailey, S.A. (2012). Future trajectories in psychology: perspectives from SWPA’s past presidents. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Donohoe, C., Pfenninger, K.L., Mendoza, C.V., & Bailey, S.A. (2012). Predictors of success in an intensive outpatient addiction treatment program. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Taylor, C., Kyle, K., Russell, J.A., Bailey, S.A.(2012). Building a better mousetrap: lick force as a palatability index. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Comparative Psychological Association, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Henkes, J.N. & Bailey, S.A. (2011). The Effect of Gymnema sylvestre and 6-n-Propythiouracil (PROP) on Sweet Perception. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, San Antonio, Texas.

Bailey, S.A. (2010). Deliberate Grist: Harvesting Grain for the Learning Mill. SWPA Presidential Address presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Dallas, Texas.

Novier, A.K., Hernandez, C.M. & Bailey, S.A. (2010).Caffeine withdrawal may impair latent maze learning in rats. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Dallas, Texas.

Trawick, G.J., Parham, K., & Bailey, S.A. (2910). Rock me Amadeus: Mozart versus biofeedback. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Dallas, Texas.