Faculty Profile for Dr. John M Davis

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

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • 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.
  • Davis, J. M. (2015). Social Identity: Practical Planning for Becoming a Global Citizen. Eye on Psi Chi, 19(3). Retrieved from https://www.psichi.org/?193EyeSpr15cDavis#.Vqzy51K_ZC0

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi, Alpha Chi, the National College Honor Scholarship Society. April 29, 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Professor of International Studies, Texas State University. April 8, 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Professor of International Studies, Texas State University. September 1, 2011 - August 31, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor 2004, Alpha Chi, the National College Honor Scholarship Society. February 1, 2004
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Certificate of Appreciation for Excellent Service, Psi Chi at the Local and National Level. November 1, 2001

Selected Grants

  • 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.
  • Davis, John (Principal). Promoting Psi Chi International Affiliate Chapters, Thelma Hunt Research Grant, Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $3000. (Submitted: January 1, 2005). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Chair
Liberal Arts Curriculum Committee
January 1, 2019-Present
Organizer
Established D. Theron Stimmel Endowed Scholarship for Psychology
August 2018-Present
Member
Native Plant Society of Texas, Guadalupe County Chapter
September 1, 2015-Present
Other
August 15, 2015-Present
Chair
Undergraduate Program Committee
August 1, 2015-Present