Saunders-Scott, David

David
Saunders-Scott
Assistant Professor
608-796-3719
MRC 544

Education

  • Ph.D, Clinical Psychology, Eastern Michigan University
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, Minnesota State University
  • B.A., Psychology, Macalester College

Research Interests

  • Studying factors that promote students’ academic success
  • Studying the adverse consequences and benefits of stress

Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Saunders-Scott, D., Jefferson, S., Gordon, N., Selman, D., & Scmitt, T. (2014). Retrospective assessment of predisposing factors for adult criminality. Caribbean Journal of Criminology, 1, 1-22.
  • Saunders-Scott, D., Bersagel Braley, M., Stennes-Spidahl, N., & Kempf, J. F. (2014, August). Potential Avenue for Improving Grit and Academic Success in College. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, D.C.
  • Saunders-Scott, D., & Jefferson, S. (2014, August). Impact of Conduct Disorder and Social and Environmental Problems on Crime and Violence. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, D.C.

Courses Taught

  • Behavior Disorders
  • General Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychology Practicum

Grants and Awards

  • 2015 & 2013 Summer Research Grant, Viterbo University
  • 2014 & 2012 Faculty Development Grant, Viterbo University