This is a test Server, please visit for current information

Skip to Main Content
Austin, Susan

Austin, Susan

Curriculum Vitae

Doctoral Lecturer
Behavioral Sciences

Phone: 718-262-5283
Office Location: AC-4D06H


Degree Institution Field Dates
MA  Adelphi University  School Psychology  2006 
PhD  Adelphi University  Social Psychology  1998 
MA  Adelphi University  Social Psychology  1991 
BA  Adelphi University  Psychology  1984 
My areas of expertise are in research methodology, child development, personality, and abnormal psychology.

Areas of Expertise

Research methodology
Child development personality
Abnormal psychology.

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Austin, S., & Hoffman, N.. "Instructional consultation: A wave fo the future.." Nassau County Psychological Association Newsletter. 2005: .

Wilson, W. C., Rosenthal, B. S., & Austin, S. "Exposure to community violence and upper respiratory illness in older adolescents." Journal of Adolescent Health. 36, 2005: 313-319.

Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" Situational comparison processes and self-esteem: Fleeting effects of an enduring construct. " April, 1999: Eastern Psychological Association.

" Envy, schadenfreude, and the notion of invidious comparison. " April, 1999: Eastern Psychological Association.

" Self-love, self-hate: Toward a new understanding of women and self-esteem. " March, 1999: York College Conference on the History of Women.

" Facial features: The effects of stimulus type and trait assignment. " March, 1996: Eastern Psychological Association.

" Anxiety and implicit and explicit recall of self-relevant information. " April, 1994: Eastern Psychological Association.

" Anxiety and punitiveness towards others. " April, 1994: Eastern Psychological Association.

" Anxiety and stereotypical behavior. " May, 1992: Conference on Social Cognition.

" The effect of experimenter status on performance within the social loafing paradigm. " May, 1992: Midwestern Psychological Association.

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

Adelphi University Kurt Derner Travel Award: 1996.

Adelphi University Kurt Derner Travel Award: 1994.

Adelphi University Marvin A. Iverson Memorial Award: 1994.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

American Psychological Association: 1999-Present.

APA Division 8: Social Psychology: 2000-Present.

APA Division 16: School: 2006-Present.

APA Division 2: Teaching: 2010-Present.

National Association of School Psychologists: 2006-Present.