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Northern State University

Psychology program brochure

Education
PhD Human Factors Psychology, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 2007
MA Experimental psychology, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 2004
MS Clinical Psychology, Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS 2001
BA Psychology, Washburn University, Topeka, KS 1999
BS Radio-TV Journalism, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 1990
 
Projects/Software
HBOS Windows Mobile 5, 6, or 6.1 w/touch-screen behavioral observation data collection and data processing system
 
iCara Software Interface Usability Test Tool
 
Statarama Baseball. A free software-based baseball simulator
 
Statarama VGB. A free PC virtual game board for statiscal baseball simulation games.
 
Select Publications/Presentations
Howard, J.N. (2017). Life After Death: Retaining the Null Hypothesis and the Status Quo. Theology and Science (in review).
 
Howard, J.N. (2017). Communication and Sign Stealing in Baseball: Pitcher-Catcher ‘Hot-Key’ Sign-Indicator Obfuscation via Situational Game Data. International Journal of Sports Communication (in press).
 

Howard, J.N. (2017). Hit Probability as a Function of Foul-Ball Accumulation. The Baseball Research Journal (in press).

 
Howard, J.N. (2016). Flashback Gordon: Cryptic Communication within a Base-Running Relay-Throw Event. The Baseball Research Journal, 45 (1), 11-16.
 
Howard, J.N. (2016). On Creation toward Scientific Explanation: A Directional Law. Creation Research Society Quarterly, 52 (3), 200-205.
 
Howard, J.N. & Blaze, J.T. (2014). HBOS. A Free Mobile Solution for Functional Behavior Assessment. The Behavior Analyst Today (summer/fall 2015).
 
Howard, J.N. (2012). iCara Software Interface Usability Test Tool. The Open Channel Foundation Academic & Research Institution Software Publishing. http://www.openchannelfoundation.org/projects/iCara
 
Howard, J.N. (2011). Harmonic Content Influence on Colour-Choice Association with Unaccompanied Tones. Journal of Music and Meaning, vol. 10, Summer 2011.
 
Howard, J.N. (2010). The missing link: Dedicated patient safety education within top-ranked U.S. nursing school curricula. The Journal of Patient Safety, 6, (3) 165-171
 
Blaze, J.T., & Howard, J.N. (2010). HBOS. A Free Handheld Behavioral Observation System for Windows Mobile Devices. Presented at the National Association for School Psychologists (NASP) annual convention, Chicago, IL, March 2010.
 
Howard, J.N. (2009). Color choice as a function of waveform and force-feedback vibration: The association of color with differential waveform driven forcefeedback vibrational periodicities. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing. ISBN-10: 3838314093 Available at www.amazon.com
 
Howard, J.N., Lambdin, C. G., & Datteri, D.L. (2007). “Let’s Make A Deal”: Quality and availability of second-stage information as a catalyst for change. Thinking and Reasoning. Volume 13, Issue 3 August 2007, 248 – 272.
 
Howard, J.N., & Datteri, D.L. (2004). Integrated processing: Melodic temporal pattern and rhythmic syllable pattern of song title in unfamiliar music. Journal of Music and Meaning (2), Summer 2004.

Courses Taught Courses Taught
PSYC300 Intro. to Scientific Psychology PSYC489 Senior Capstone in Psychology
PSYC302 Cognition and Learning PSYC492 Topics: Ethics in the Behavioral Sciences
PSYC313 Biological Psychology PSYC492 Topics: Psychology in the Movies & TV
PSYC371 Statistics in Psychological Research PSYC492 Topics: Measuring Behavior
PSYC373 Research Methods in Experimental Psychology PSYC492 Topics: Psychology of Music
PSYC461 Theories of Personality EDER761 Graduate Research & Design
IDL190 Freshman Psychology Seminar PSYC221 Lifespan Developement
PSYC451 Psychology of Abnormal Behavior SOC410 Methods of Social Research