Robert J. Hines, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Robert Hines


As a Cognitive Experimental Psychologist, Dr. Hines’ interests are primarily concentrated in the area of human learnin

g and memory.

Dr. Hines is currently serving as the undergraduate coordinator and advisor for students working towards a B.A. in Psychology. He is happy to serve as a reader on any thesis project, however he will serve as a mentor only on projects directly related to experimental research in cognitive psychology and human memory.

Courses Instructed

  • Cognitive Psychology (traditional and WebCT course)
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Exploring the differences between good and poor readers. The research focuses on looking at the quality of the mental representations individuals construct from the material that is read and how those constructs affect what is remembered.
  • Graduate Research Methods and Design