Tracy Powell

(Dr.)

NTT Assistant Professor, Psychological Sciences Department

503-838-8299 | powellt@wou.edu
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Why I chose WOU

Small Liberal Arts University with a focus on quality instruction.

At WOU since

09/16/1999

Hobbies

Citizen Review Board Member for Oregon Judicial Department's Child Welfare and Child Dependency; Sexual Assault Response Advocate for Marion County District Attorney's Office; dance; and, yoga.

Hometown

Toronto, Ontario CANADA

Favorite book/movie

Movie: "Terms of Endearment"

Office Hours

MonTuesWedsThursFri
  10:00 - 12:00 am Online 10:00 - 1:00

Course schedule

Fall 2019
CRNCourseTitleTimesLocation
11679 PSY336 INTRO TO FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY - ONLINE CRS
10025 PSY349 INTRO TO BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION - ONLINE CRS
10040 PSY482 ADOLESCENCE - ONLINE CRS
10008 PSY201 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY MW 0800-0950 ACKER 139
10310 PSY201 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY TR 1200-1350 BELL 110B
10041 PSY582 ADOLESCENCE - ONLINE CRS

Education

Simon Fraser University, 1999 Ph.D. Educational Psychology, Education

University of Toronto, 1993 M.A. Cognitive Science, Applied Psychology

University of Western Ontario, 1991 B.A. (Honors) Psychology

Teaching focus

Forensic Psychology

Professional experience

Sep 17 – Present

Adjunct Assistant Professor in Psychology Department at

Portland State University

 

Sep 15 – Present 

Academic Advising in Psychological Sciences Department,

Behavioral Sciences Division at Western Oregon University

 

Sep 99 – Present

NTT Assistant Professor in Psychological Sciences Department, Behavioral Sciences Division & School of Education at Western Oregon University

 

Sep 10 – Dec 10 & Jan 09 – March 09

Adjunct Professor in Psychology Department at Chemeketa Community College, Salem Campus

 

Mar 03 – Jun 07

Fitness Instructor at the Courthouse Athletic Club, Salem, OR

 

Sep  05 – Jun 06

Instructor in Division of Extended Programs at Chemeketa Community College, Salem Campus

 

Sep 96 – Aug 98

Instructor in Psychology Department at Auburn University Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama

 

Sep 94 – Apr 95

Teaching Assistant for undergraduate course “Introduction to Educational Psychology” Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada

 

Sep 92 – Dec 92

Instructor for “Psychology Core Concepts” at Sheridan College, Ontario, Canada

 

Jan 89 – Aug 91

Instructor for the Dance program at the University of Western Ontario, Faculty Part-Time & Continuing Education, Ontario, Canada.

 

Sep 90 – Apr 91

 

Teaching Assistant at the University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada

Awards and honors

Outstanding Professor of 2016, Psychology Department, Behavioral Sciences Division (Western Oregon University)

Graduate courses taught

Adolescent Development

Cognition and Instruction

Learning and Memory for Instruction

Adolescent Development for Educators

Secondary Learning and Development

Middle Level Learning

Theories of Teaching and Learning

Undergraduate courses taught

General Psychology, 201 & 202

Foundations of Educational Psychology

Lifespan Psychology

Adolescent Psychology

Abnormal Psychology

Introduction to Research Methods

Psychology of Human Relations

Forensic Psychology

Advanced Forensic Psychology

 

Publications and Presentations

Powell, T. (2012) A Change in National Identity: Who am I? A Multiplicity of Selves. Paper submitted for publication.

Powell, T. (2011). The Bed & Breakfast: Psychological Freedom of Being and Abandonment. In M. Itkonen, I. Aravot & P. Majkut (Eds.), Hyperborean Wind: reflections on design and the city, pp. 279-285. Finland: Jyvaskyla University Printing House.

Dalke-Powell, T. (2010). Dancing the dance: authentic engagement in a created self or execution of practiced skill. In P. Majkut & A.J.L. Carrillo Canan (Eds.), Phenomenology and Media: An Anthology of Essays from GLIMPSE, Publication for The Society for Phenomenology and Media, 1999-2008, pp. 95 -105. Bucharest: ZETA books.

Dalke-Powell, T. (2010) Deception in the air: rational cognitive survival. In P. Majkut & A.J.L. Carrillo Canan (Eds.), Deception: Essays from the OUTIS Project on Deception, Society for Phenomenology and Media (pp. 101-112). Bucharest: ZETA books.

Powell, T. (2007/2008). Deception of self, GLIMPSE: The Society for Phenomenology and Media, Vol.(9/10), 90-96.

Dalke, T. P. (2006). Dancing the dance: authentic engagement in a created self or execution of practiced skill. GLIMPSE: The Society for Phenomenology and Media, Vol.(8), 23-27.

Dalke, T. P. (2005). Yoga as the medium: applications to educational theory and practice, GLIMPSE: The Society for Phenomenology and Media, Vol.(7), 33-39.

Powell-Ulveland, T. (1999). Assuming new selves: Rewriting the self in recovered memory psychotherapy. Dissertation. Simon Fraser University.

Powell, T. (1993). Jealousy: The struggle between emotion and reason. Thesis. University of Toronto.

 

Professional memberships

2015               Oregon Judicial Department — Citizen Review Board Advisory Board member

2014               Oregon Judicial Department — Citizen Review Board member

2011-2012       The Society for Phenomenology and Media – Advisory Board Member

2005–2006      The Society for Phenomenology and Media – Member

1996-2000       American Psychological Association – Student Affiliate

1996-1997       False Memory Syndrome Foundation – Member




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