Dr. Constance R. Schmidt

Professor

Dr. Constance R. Schmidt
615-898-5998
(615) 898-5027
Room 302, Jones Hall (JH)
MTSU Box 87, Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Office Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 1:30p – 3:30p

Tuesdays & Fridays By Appointment

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., Purdue University (1980)
  • M.S., Purdue University (1977)
  • B.A., University of Virginia VA (1976)

Areas of Expertise

Cognitive development
Memory

Biography

Publishes/Presents
Schmidt, S. R., & Schmidt, C. R. (online and in press). The emotional carryover effect in memory for words. Memory.
Schmidt, C. R., & Schmidt, S. R. (2015). The importance of attention in the early isolation effect. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Schmidt, S. R., & Schmidt, C. R. (2014). Inattentional blindness and the von Restorff effect. Memory &...

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Publishes/Presents
Schmidt, S. R., & Schmidt, C. R. (online and in press). The emotional carryover effect in memory for words. Memory.
Schmidt, C. R., & Schmidt, S. R. (2015). The importance of attention in the early isolation effect. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Schmidt, S. R., & Schmidt, C. R. (2014). Inattentional blindness and the von Restorff effect. Memory & Cognition, 43(2), 151-163.
Schmidt, C. R., & Schmidt, S. R. (2014). The comparison is crucial: The impact of attention and retrieval on the isolation effect. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
Smith, D., Schmidt, C. R., & Jackson, P. (2005). Fostering Positive Behavior, training video for the Tennessee Department of Children's Services written and produced in collaboration with the Tennessee Center for Child Welfare.
Welch-Ross, M. K., & Schmidt, C. R. (1996). Gender-schema development and children�s constructive story memory: Evidence for a developmental model. Child Development, 67, 820-835.

Honors & Awards
MTSU Administrative Public Service Award (2012)
2006 Bronze Telly Award for Fostering Positive Behavior training video (Co-Producer and Scriptwriter)
2007 Bronze Telly Award for Tennessee Iron Furnace Trail documentary video (Executive Producer)
2007 Bronze Telly for Pathways to Permanence training video (Executive Producer)

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