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Rawn, Catherine
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Core Area(s): Learning Enhancement

Biographical Sketch & Research Interests
scholarship of teaching and learning, team-based learning methods, the use of clickers in the classroom, student evaluations of teaching, program evaluation of TA Teaching Training, self-control, social psychology broadly (Please note: As Instructor-track faculty, I do not supervise graduate students.)

Courses Taught
PSYC 100 Introductory Psychology, PSYC 208 How Social Psychology Can Help You Succeed, PSYC 217 Research Methods, PSYC 218 Analysis of Behavioural Data, PSYC 508 Teaching of Psychology

Representative Publications
Cozby, P. C., & Rawn, C. D. (2012). Methods in Behavioural Research, 1st Canadian Edition. McGraw-Hill: Toronto.

Rawn, C. D., & Vohs, K. D. (2011). People use self-control to risk personal harm: An intra-interpersonal dilemma. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 15, 267-289.

McConnell, A., Dunn, E., *Austin, S., & Rawn, C. D. (2011). Blind spots in the search for happiness: Implicit attitudes and nonverbal leakage predict affective forecasting errors. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 628-634.

Mead, N. L., Baumeister, R. F., Stillman, T. F., Rawn, C. D., & Vohs, K. D. (2011). Social exclusion causes people to spend and consume strategically in the service of affiliation. Journal of Consumer Research, 37, 902-919.

†Dar Nimrod, I., †Rawn, C. D., Lehman, D. R., & Schwartz, B. (2009). The Maximization Paradox: The costs of seeking alternatives. Personality and Individual Differences, 46, 631-635. †First authorship equal and listed alphabetically.

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