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Rebecca Hendrix

Title: Professor of Psychology

Teaching Focus: Child Studies, Developmental Psychology, Psychology of Personality, Research Methods

Education: B.S., Northwest Missouri State University, 1990; M.S., Emporia State University, 1992; M.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1994; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2004; Graduate Certificate in instructional technology, Northwest Missouri State University, 2017


Dr. Rebecca Hendrix joined the Psychology Department at College of the Ozarks in August of 2014. Her academic interests lie in how students become researchers therefore, she is interested in undergraduate research conferences and their contribution to a scientific mindset. Because of her involvement in student research, her own research often follows the lead of the students as they create and complete projects. She is the advisor of the College of the Ozarks Christian Psychology Club and she holds professional memberships with the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, Division 2 of the American Psychological Association and the Christian Association for Psychological Studies. She has received many awards and honors through her career with the most recent being the Eugene Charles Wittick Teaching Excellence Award from College of the Ozarks. 

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