Faculty Profile for Dr. Kristen Tooley

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Dr. Kristen Tooley
Assistant Professor — Psychology
UAC 248
phone: (512) 245-4384

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Tooley, K., Pickering, M., & Traxler, M. (n.d.). Lexically-Mediated Syntactic Priming Effects in Comprehension: Sources of Facilitation.
  • Tooley, K. M., Konopka, A. E., & Watson, D. G. (2018). Assessing Priming for Prosodic Representations: Speaking Rate, Intonational Phrase Boundaries, and Pitch Accenting. Memory & Cognition.
  • Tooley, K. M., & Traxler, M. J. (2018). Implicit learning of structure occurs in parallel with lexically-mediated syntactic priming effects in sentence comprehension. Journal of Memory and Language, 98, 59–76. https://doi.org/doi.org/10.1016/j.jml.2017.09.004
  • Tooley, K. M., Konopka, A. E., & Watson, D. G. (2014). Can prosodic structure be primed (like syntactic structure)? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 40(2), 348–363.
  • Tooley, K. M., Swaab, T. Y., Boudewyn, M., Zirnstein, M., & Traxler, M. J. (2014). Evidence for priming across intervening sentences during on-line sentence comprehension. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 29(3), 289–311.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: COLA Excellence in Teaching Award. August 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Delta Pi "Scholarship Banquet" invitee. January 1, 2013 - December 1, 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: William James Graduate Award, UC Davis. January 1, 2007 - December 1, 2008
  • Award / Honor Recipient: University Honors Scholar, Colorado State University. January 1, 2000 - December 1, 2004
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Hughes Undergraduate Research Scholar, Colorado State University. January 1, 2000 - December 1, 2003

Selected Grants

  • Tooley, Kristen M (Principal). Research Enhancement Program Grant, Texas State University, $8000. (Submitted: October 5, 2015, Funded: June 2016 - September 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
MA in Psychological Research Committee
January 1, 2014-Present
Co-founder and Co-organizer
Psychological Research Discussion Group
January 1, 2014-Present
Member of the Editorial Review Board
Language and Linguistics Compass
January 1, 2014-Present
Member
Attending department meetings/talks
August 2013-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Cognitive Science
June 2018-December 2018