(a full cv is available by request)

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4177-2395

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/nicole%20m..else-quest.1/bibliography/public/

Education

  • Ph.D. (2006) Psychology; University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • M.S. (2002) Psychology; University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • B.A. (1999) Psychology; University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • A.A. (1997) Liberal Arts & Sciences; University of Wisconsin, Waukesha County

Professional Positions

  • Associate Professor, Department of Women’s & Gender Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2019-present)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2019-present)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (2015-2019)
  • Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Gender & Women’s Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (2015-2019)
  • Associate Chair, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (2013-2018)
  • Affiliate Assistant Professor, Department of Gender & Women’s Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (2012-2015)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (2011-2015)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Villanova University (2006-2011)
  • Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin – Madison (2005)
  • Lecturer, Women’s Studies Program, University of Wisconsin – Madison (2004)

Funding

  • National Science Foundation, Division of Research on Learning, EHR Core Research Program. “Investigating Gender Differences in Digital Learning Games with Educational Data Mining.” Collaborative Project, Principal Investigator, 2022-2025.
  • National Science Foundation, Division of Research on Learning, EHR Core Research Program. “The Effectiveness of Instructional Technologies in STEM Learning: A Meta-Analysis for Evidence-Based Practices.” Co-Principal Investigator, 2017-2020
  • UMBC Department of Psychology, Faculty Research Support.  “Parental Socialization of Financial Well-Being in Emerging Adults.” Principal Investigator, 2015-2017
  • UMBC Department of Psychology, Faculty Summer Support.  “Psychological Correlates of Financial Well-Being in Emerging Adults.” Principal Investigator, 2015.
  • UMBC Office of Research Administration, fMRI Seed Funding Initiative. “Monitoring Cognitive Processes During Reading and Mathematical Problem Solving: Is There Converging Evidence from fMRI Studies of Metacognitive Control.” Co-Principal Investigator, 2012.
  • UMBC Office of Research Administration, Summer Faculty Fellowship. “STEM Attitudes & Gender Role Internalization in Students at Single-Sex and Coed Schools. Principal Investigator, 2012.
  • National Science Foundation, Research and Evaluation on Education in Science and Engineering program, grant #DRL-0910108, “Gender-Ethnic Identification and the Development of STEM Achievement Behaviors,” Principal Investigator, 2009-2013.
  • Villanova University Office of Research and Supported Projects, Summer Fellowship and Summer Research Grant, “Gender Differences in Self-Conscious Emotions: A Developmental Meta-Analysis,” Principal Investigator, 2009.

Publications

Books
Selected Publications Reprints available upon request

* Graduate Student Co-Author