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Adam Reeves

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a.reeves@neu.edu

Alma Maters: BA Psychology CCNY,PhD Psychology CUNY
Classes Taught: PSYC 4992,,PSYC 4622,,PSYG 130,,PSYC 4668
Countries Traveled To: UK,Germany,France,Italy,Spain,Ireland
Companies Worked For: CCNY, Rutgers U, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Bell Labs Murray Hill, Northeastern U
What is your style of teaching?
In lecture courses, I lecture and ask questions.In lab courses, highly interactive.
What materials and media do you use in the classroom?
Web-based perception sites, articles, power-point
What is the most engaging assignment you give?
analyze research articles for content and logic.
When grading a student, what do you look for?
quality of written work and, in the lab course, also graphing and data analysis.
What kind of student would love your class?
analytical
What is one piece of advice you have for students?
prepare to work steadily throughout the semester, as weekly tasks are important.
What area in your field are you most knowledgeable about?
human visual perception
What is one accomplishment you are proud of?
Publishing original research in journals such as Psychological Review and Vision Research
Are you currently involved in something interesting outside the classroom?
discovering a new variety of stereopsis
Is there anything else the student should know before taking your class?
I like students to succeed; most do. I accept re-writes on written work until the grade is satisfactory. I never curve or use multiple choice exams.

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