Faculty Profile for Dr. John M Davis

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Dr. John M Davis
Professor Emeritus — Psychology
UAC 253
phone: (512) 245-3162

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Davis, J. M. (2019). How Psi Chi Became the International Honor Society in Psychology. RUDN Journal of Psychology and Padagogics, 16(2), 237–244. https://doi.org/10.22363/2313-1683-2019-16-2-237-244
  • Davis, J. M. (2016). Study Abroad: Cognitive Advantages of Being Bicultural and Bilingual. Eye on Psi Chi, 20(2), 12–13.
  • Davis, J. M. (2016, August 29). A manifesto for the importance of beliefs and values: Understanding the human experience and advancing human wellbeing [Review of Making sense of beliefs and values: Theory, research, and practice, by C. N. Shealy]. PsycCRITIQUES. Washington, D. C., United States: American Psychological Association. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0040464
  • Davis, J. M., & Gielen, U. P. (2016, March 7). Counseling and therapy cases from around the world [Review of International counseling case studies handbook, by R. Moodley, M. Lengwell, & R. Wu]. PsycCRITIQUES. Washington, D. C., United States: American Psychological Association. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0040159
  • Davis, J. M. (2015, October). Positive Psychology for Well-Being and Profit [Review of Psychological Capital and Beyond, by F. Luthans, B. J. Avolio, & C. M. Youssef-Morgan]. PsycCRITIQUES: American Psychological Association.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Service, College of Liberal Arts, Texas State University. August 21, 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: The Psi Chi Florence L. Denmark Faculty Advisor Award, Psi Chi, The International Honor Society in Psychology. May 7, 2021
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2020 College Achievement Award for Excellence in Service, College of Liberal Arts, Texas State University. August 21, 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alumni Association Teaching Award of Honor, Texas State Alumni Association. May 15, 2020
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award for Excellence in Service, Texas State University. January 30, 2020

Selected Grants

  • Davis, John M. Assessing Undergraduate Psychology Students’ International Knowledge, Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $1988. (Submitted: 2019, Funded: 2019 - 2020). Grant.
  • Davis, John M (Principal). Assessing International Knowledge of Undergraduate Psychology Students, Department of Psychology Research Funds, $300.00. (Funded: September 11, 2017 - December 31, 2017). Grant.
  • Davis, John M. (Principal). Travel Grant to support Honorary Professor of International Studies, Texas State University, $400.00. (Funded: April 8, 2016 - December 31, 2016). Grant.
  • Davis, John M (Principal). Expanding Psi Chi Abroad: Development of a Database of Psychology Education and Training around the World, Thelma Hunt Research Grant. Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $3000. (Submitted: 2011). Grant.
  • Hagelman, R. (Principal), Huynh, N. (Co-Principal), Davis, John M (Co-Principal). Conditions of Children's Place, Play, and Services in Emergency Shelters, Quick Response Grant awarded by the Boulder Hazards Center, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $2000. (Submitted: 2010). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Psychology Advisory Board
February 8, 2019-Present
Member
Native Plant Society of Texas, Guadalupe County Chapter
September 1, 2015-Present
Member
Liberal Arts Study Abroad Council
August 1, 2015-Present
Member
Psi Chi International Advisory Committee
September 1, 2014-Present
Member
Liberal Arts Dean's Advisory Committee
August 1, 2013-Present