Dr. Katherine Stewart

Dr. Katherine Stewart

Title: Associate Professor
Department: Social and Behavioral Sciences
Discipline: Behavior Analysis
Office: Social Science Building Rm. 258
Phone: 912.358.3231
Fax: 912.358.3732
Email: stewartk@savannahstate.edu

Biography

Katherine L. Stewart is an Associate Professor of Behavior Analysis and currently Interim Chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences. She was raised in North Carolina and completed her undergraduate and masters studies in Psychology at the University of North Carolina- Wilmington. She continued her graduate studies at the University of Kansas earning a Ph. D. in Behavioral Psychology. More recently, in 2012, she became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst.

Research Interests

My research interests lie in translational studies that bridge the gap between experimental and applied behavior analysis. The main topics of focus include: stimulus control and category or class formation, prerequisite skills for reading acquisition, and generalization of those skills.

Education

PhD, Behavioral Psychology - University of Kansas
MA, Psychology - University of North Carolina Wilmington
BA, Psychology - University of North Carolina

Awards & Honors

Not Available

Publications

Title: Interaction of Risperidone and Environment on Abberant Behavior in Persons With Developmental Disabiities
Publication Date: 1/1/2014
Publisher: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Gatlinburg Conference on Research and Theory in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabiities
Issue: 81
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: L. Wiethoff, J. H. Yoo, D. Napolitano, J. R. Zarcone, S. Jack, R. Peyton, Katherine Stewart, R. Stores, D. Williams,

Title: Behavioral Effects of Risperidone:Learning and Memory
Publication Date: 1/1/2014
Volume: 87
Type: Other
Authors: D. Williams, Katherine Stewart, S. Jack, D. Napolitano, R. Peyton, L. Wiethoff, J. H. Yoo, R. E. Shores,

Title: Recombinaive Generalization of Within-Syllable Units in Constructive Spelling
Publication Date: 1/1/2014
Publisher: Proceedings of the 37th Annual Gatlinberg Conference on Research and Theory in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabiities
Page Number: 141
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Katherine Stewart, M. Suchowierska, L. Chaney, Kathryn Saunders,

Title: Recombinative Generalization on a Constructed-spelling Task By Adults with Mental Retardation
Publication Date: 1/1/2014
Publisher: Dissertation Abstracts International:Section B.
Page Number: p. 6258
Type: Other
Authors: Katherine Stewart,

Title: Enhancing Vowel Discrimination Unsing Constructed Spelling
Publication Date: 1/1/2010
Publisher: The Analysis of Verbal Behavior
Volume: 26
Page Number: 57-64
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Katherine Stewart, Yasuke Hayashi, Kathryn Saunders,

Title: Typicality effects in contingency-shaped generalized equivalence classes
Publication Date: 1/1/2004
Publisher: Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior
Volume: 82
Page Number: 253-273
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Mark Galizio, Katherine Stewart, Carol Pilgrim,

Title: Clustering in artificial categories: an equivalence analysis
Publication Date: 1/1/2001
Publisher: Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
Volume: 8
Page Number: 609-614
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Mark Galizio, Katherine Stewart, Carol Pilgrim,