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Dr. Carrie Rosengart

Education

  • B.S.: Tufts University
  • M.A., M.S., Ph.D.: University of Georgia

Biography

Dr. Rosengart's main area of interest in psychology is comparative cognitive development. She is am interested in how memory skills change with experience and the different memory abilities in different species. In addition to her research with humans she has completed a number of studies looking at the cognitive abilities of capuchin and tamarin monkeys. 

Publications/Research Interests

Rosengart, C. R. & Fragaszy D. M. (2005). Experience and materials affect combinatorial construction in tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella), Journal of Comparative Psychology, 119, 166-178. 

Hackett, J.D., Rosengart, C.R., Chandler, T., Denk, J., Smith, K.,  Bigos, T. and O’Leary, D. (2015) Emotions and Reasons in the Decision-Making Process. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. 

Rosengart, C.R.,  Hackett, J.D., Alwood, C,M.,  Singleton, C.R., Evanko, L.K., Malnofsky, P.A.,  and  Flaherty, S.R. (2015). Gender Based Victim Blaming in a Hypothetical Murder. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. 

Amrhein, K., Engstrom, D.,  Regeth, R., Rosengart , C. and Schneider, D.  (2014). Advantages of Freshmen Learning Communities.  Presented at PASSHE Academic Innovation Conference, Shippensburg, PA. 

Weirich, A. and Rosengart, C. R. (2014). Change Detection and its Relation to Attention Abilities. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Boston, MA. 

Rosengart, C. R. (2013). Does Delayed Registration for Psychology Courses Predict Academic Outcomes? Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, New York, NY. 

Rosengart, C. R. (2012). The Effectiveness of Online Quiz Feedback on Achievement in General Psychology Students. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Koposko, J.L. and Rosengart, C.R. (2011) College Students’ Perceptions of Older Adults in Implicit and Explicit Contests. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Brooklyn, NY. 

Rosengart, C.R, Vernon, N.R., Gray, D.R., Maletic, K.K., Kaminski, K.R.(2010). Friendship and Extraversion in an Online Social Network. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Cambridge, MA.

Frezzell, F. N., Rosengart, C. R., Bender, N. E., O’Rourke, M. M., Vernon, N. R.,  and  Plassio, J. D. (2009). Self-Esteem and Social-Networking Activity: A Correlational Study.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. 

Rosengart, C. R., Bender, N. E , Frezzell, F. N., O’Rourke, M. M., Vernon, N. R.,  and  Plassio, J. D. (2009). Operant Reinforcement  Schedules in the Facebook Social Network.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. 

Teaching and Learning Subcommittee of the FPDC (2009).  Teaching and Learning Subcommittee Luncheon on Millennial Students. Academic Excellence Days. California, PA. 

Teaching and Learning Subcommittee of the FPDC (2009).  Teaching and Learning Subcommittee Workshop – Lunch and Discuss. Academic Excellence Days. California, PA. 

Rosengart, C.R., Predmore, A.M., Stough, S.K, Flowers, L. M., Egizii, J.N., Bender, N.E., Miller, K.E., Nester, K.L., and  Davis, S.A. (2008). The Impact of Distraction on Spatial Working Memory. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Boston, MA. 

Toth, L & Rosengart, C. (2007). Showcasing the Psychology Clinic. Workshop for Academic Excellence Days, California University of Pennsylvania. 

Rosengart, C. R., Kelley, C. L., Davis, S. A., Miller, K. E., Lesnock, R. A., Smith, L. M, and Malley, K.M. (2007). Gender Differences in Spatial Memory. Poster presented at The University of Scranton's 22nd Annual Psychology Conference. Scranton, PA. 

Rosengart, C. R. (2007) A Comparison of Spatial Search Task Performance of Capuchin Monkeys and Adult Humans. Poster presented at15th Annual Conference on Comparative Cognition, Melbourne, FL. 

Regeth, R. A. & Rosengart, C. R. (2006). From Chalk to Projector:  Pros and Cons of Switching to PowerPoint. Paper presented at the Southwest Teachers of Psychology Conference, Houston, TX. 

Rosengart, C.R., Ellsworth, J.L., Smith, L.M. & Buettner, Heather L. (2006). A Comparison of Howler Monkey and Orangutan Play Behavior. Poster presented at 77th Annual Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Baltimore, MD. 

Keener, D.L., Blanchetti, L.L., Kimble, S.E. & Rosengart, C.R. (2006). The Initiation and Termination of Social Play in Nonhuman Primates. Poster presented at 77th Annual Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Baltimore, MD. 

Rosengart, C. R. & Fragaszy, D.M. (2006). Spatial Search Accuracy on Probe and Non-Probe Trials in Capuchin Monkeys (Cebus apella). Poster presented at14th Annual Conference on Comparative Cognition, Melbourne, FL.

Academic Department(s)

  • Department of Psychology

Academic Program(s)

  • B.A. Psychology
  • M.S. School Psychology

Contact Information

Email:
rosengart@calu.edu

Phone:
724-938-6045

Office:
Morgan Hall 307