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Charles A. Levin

Department of Psychology  
Baldwin - Wallace College
275 Eastland
Berea, OH   44017
Phone: (440) 826-2026
Email: clevin@bw.edu

CURRENT POSITION

            2001 – Present       Full Professor

1995 – 2001          Associate Professor     

1989 – 1995          Assistant Professor

                                Department of Psychology

                                            Baldwin - Wallace College

                                            Berea, OH  44017

                                            Department Chair: G. Andrew Mickley, Ph.D.

 Courses Taught:   

                               PSY100 Introduction to Psychology (prior to 1995)

                                           PSY100 Applications of Psychology

                                           PSY203 Psychology in the Modern World (prior to 1995)

                                           PSY262 Human Factors Psychology (prior to 1995)

                                           PSY 263/HON105 The Search for Meaning

                                           PSY279 Elements of Statistics

                                           PSY280 Research Methods I

                                           PSY281 Research Methods II

                                           PSY328 Cognitive Processes (prior to 1995)

                                           PSY329 Sensation and Perception

                               COL101 Freshman Experience

             Manuscript and Textbook Reviewer:

                        Harcourt College Publishers

Harper-Collins

                        Prentice Hall

 EDUCATION

                         1990      Ph.D.  University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.

                        Cognitive Psychology

                        Advisor: Ralph N. Haber, Ph.D.

                        1988      M.A.  University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.

                        Cognitive Psychology

                        Advisor: Ralph N. Haber, Ph.D.

                        1984      B.A.   University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.

                         Psychology Major

 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

                        January, 2000 – June, 2000

                        Acting Chair

                        Department of Psychology

                        Baldwin Wallace University

                        Berea, OH  44017 

 

                        1993 – 1996    

            Community Outreach Instructor

                        Southwest Community Hospital

                        "For A Father And His Baby"

                         6/88--6/89         

                         Research Associate.  University of Illinois at Chicago.

                         The Acquisition of Cognitive Maps in the Blind.

                         Supervisors: Ralph N. Haber, Ph.D., Rebecca Hollyfield, Ph.D.

                         12/87--6/88        

 Research Assistant. University of Illinois at Chicago.

                         Assessment of Qualifications and Training for Railway Crews.

 Supervisors: Ralph N. Haber, Ph.D., Lyn R. Haber, Ph.D., in conjunction with the Illinois Institute of Technology.

                        12/86--12/87       

Research Assistant. University of Illinois at Chicago.

                        Perception of the Layout of Space in the Blind.

                        Supervisors: Ralph N. Haber, Ph.D., Rebecca Hollyfield, Ph.D.

                        1987                

Teaching Practicum. University of Illinois at Chicago.

                        Psychology 243: Statistics for the Social Sciences

                        Supervisor: Roger Dominowski, Ph.D.

                        1985-1987         

            Teaching Assistant University of Illinois at Chicago.

                        Psychology 101: Introduction to Psychology

                        Psychology 143: Research Methodology

                        Psychology 250: Sensation and Perception

                        Psychology 256: Physiological Psychology

                        Psychology 260: Laboratory in Perceptual Psychology

                        Supervisor: Herbert Stenson, Ph.D.

                        1978-1979          

Research Assistant. University of Illinois - Urbana.

                        Student Satisfaction with Graduate School.

                        Supervisor: James Turborg, Ph.D.

                        1977-1979          

Research Assistant. University of Illinois - Urbana.

                        Deindividuation, Perception, and Decision Making.

                        Supervisor: Edward Diener, Ph.D.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS 

Midwest Psychological Association

            American Psychological Association

            American Psychological Society

PAPERS & PRESENTATIONS

Haber, R. N.; Haber, L. R.; Levin, C. A. and Gramata, J. (1988). Comparison of Spatial Layout Knowledge in the Sighted and Blind.  Invited paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society.

Levin, C. A.; Haber, R. N.; Haber, L. R. and Hollyfield, R.  (1988). Knowledge of Spatial Layout in the Blind. Invited paper presented at the Annual National Orientation and Mobility Conference.    

Levin, C. A.; Haber, R. N.; Haber, L. R. and Hollyfield, R.  (1988). Acquisition of Cognitive Maps in the Blind. Invited  paper presented at the Illinois Vision Conference.   

Haber, R. N. and Levin, C. A. (1989). The Lunacy of Moon Watching: Some Pre-Conditions on Explanations of the Moon Illusion. In  Hershenson, M. (Ed.), The Moon Illusion.

Levin, C. A. (1990). The Independence of Size Perception and Distance Perception. Unpublished Dissertation. University of Illinois at Chicago. Chicago, IL

Haber, R. N. and Levin, C. A. (1991) Acquisition of Cognitive Maps in the Early Blind. Invited paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society.

Haber, R. N. and Levin, C. A. (1992). The Perception of Object Size is Independent of the Perception of Object Distance. Invited paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society. 

Levin, C.A. and Haber, R.N. (1992). The Independence of Size Perception and Distance Perception. Presented at the Annual Conference of the Midwest Psychological Association.

Haber, R. N.; Haber, L. R.; Levin, C. A.; Gramata, J. and Hollyfield. R. (1993). Properties of Spatial representations: Data from Sighted and Blind subjects. Perception and Psychophysics, 54, 1-13.

Levin, C. A. and Haber, R. N. (1993). Visual Angle as a Determinant of Interobject Distance. Perception and Psychophysics, 54, 250-259.

Levin, C. A. (1993). Psychology in the Student Handbook: College and University Edition, Southwestern:Nashville.

Levin, C. A. and Grubb, D. D. (1996). Political Morality: Support for California Proposition 187 Wanes when Law Affects Self. Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society.

Levin, C. A. (1996). Undergraduate Statistics in the Age of Personal Computers. Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society.

Levin, C. A. (1997). Psychology in the Student Handbook (2nd ed.): College and University Edition, Southwestern: Nashville.

Levin, C. A.; Grubb, D. D. & Kretschmar, J. (1997). Proposition 187: All Aliens are Not Created Equal, Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society

Levin, C. A.; Grubb, D. D. & Kretschmar, J. (1998). A Question of Ethics: Racism and Moral Reasoning. Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society.

Haselhuhn, G. and Levin, C. A. (1999). Body Image in Relationship to Illness Status Among Normal Populations. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Midwest Psychological Association.

Levin, C. A. (2000). A Case Against the Use of the Method of Triadic Comparisons. under revision, submitted to Psychological Bulletin

Haselhuhn, G. and Levin, C. A. (2000). A Clarification of Body Image and Illness Status Among the General Population. Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society.

Levin, C. A. and Haber, R. N.  (2001). The Independence of Size Perception and Distance Perception. In Press, Perception and Psychophysics.

Levin C. A. (2001). Statistics without Formulae: Let’s Leave Ancient Greek to the Ancient Greeks.  Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society.

 HONORS    

1997   Alpha Sigma Lambda Faculty Excellence Award, Baldwin Wallace University 

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