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Maier, Karl

Faculty, Psychology
Holloway Hall (HH) 304
410-543-6374 or ext 36374
kjmaiersalisburyedu
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Courses  []

2014 Spring

  • PSYC 101-001 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY
    Survey of general principles underlying human behavior including study of the nervous system, perception, learning, emotion and personality. Experimental findings are applied to practical situations. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
  • PSYC 481-001 HLTH PSYC-BEHAVIOR MEDICINE
    A scientific, research-based examination of the ways in which psychological factors may relate to physical health and disease, including behavioral and emotional protective and risk factors for disease from a biopsychosocial perspective. Students will explore the psychological consequences of physical disease and disability, as well as common intervention approaches within clinical health psychology and behavioral medicine. Designed for psychology majors and students in the health sciences who have an understanding of basic psychological principles. Prerequisite: PSYC 101, junior or senior status is suggested. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • PSYC 490-011 INDIVIDUAL DIRECTED STUDY
    Enables advanced students to pursue, through observation, experimentation or library research, a topic of their choosing. May be repeated for a maximum of eight credits. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

2014 Fall

  • PSYC 101-001 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY
    Survey of general principles underlying human behavior including study of the nervous system, perception, learning, emotion and personality. Experimental findings are applied to practical situations. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
  • PSYC 302-001 ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY
    Survey of the etiology, diagnosis and prognosis of neuroses, psychoses, psychosomatic disorders, transient situational maladjustments and personality disorders, with discussions of various treatment approaches. Prerequisite: PSYC 101. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • PSYC 490-016 INDIVIDUAL DIRECTED STUDY
    Enables advanced students to pursue, through observation, experimentation or library research, a topic of their choosing. May be repeated for a maximum of eight credits. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Maier, K.J. & James, A.E. 
(2014). 
Hostility and Social Support Explain Physical Activity Beyond Negative Affect among Young Men, but not Women, in College. 
Behavioral Medicine, 
40 (1), 
34-41. 
Maier, K., Berkman, J. & Chatkoff, D. 
(2012). 
Novel virus, atypical risk group: Understanding young adults in college as an under-protected population in H1N1 2009. 
PLOS Currents Influenza, 
Maier, K. 
(2011). 
Lack of associations of hostility & conscientiousness with physical activity, BMI, & waist circumference among young adults. 
Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 
41, 
S113. 
Maier, K. J., Goble, L., Neumann, S. A., Giggey, P., Suarez, E. C. & Waldstein, S. R. 
(2009). 
Dimensions across measures of dispositional hostility, expressive style, & depression show some variation by race/ethnicity & gender in young adults 
Journal of Social & Clinical Psychology, 
28(10), 
1199-1225. 
Brown, J. P., Katzel, L. I., Neumann, S. A.,  Maier, K. J. & Waldstein, S. R. 
(2007). 
Silent myocardial ischemia & cardiovascular responses to anger provocation in older adults. 
International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 
14(3), 
134-140. 
Waldstein, S. R., Brown, J. R. P., Maier, K. J., & Katzel, L. I. 
(2005). 
Diagnosis of hypertension & high blood pressure levels negatively affect cognitive function in older adults. 
Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 
29(3), 
174-180. 
Chatkoff, D.K., Maier, K.J., Javaid, J., Hammoud, M.K., & Numkrishna, P. 
Dispositional hostility & gender differentially relate to cognitive appraisal, engagement, & cardiovascular reactivity across cognitive & emotional laboratory tasks. 
Personality & Individual Differences, 
47(2), 
122-126. 

Poster Presentations

Chatkoff, D. K. & Maier, K. J. (2010). Nonlinear associations between chronic stress & cardiovascular reactivity & recovery. Poster presented at the annual Scientific Conference of the American Psychosomatic Society. Presented at American Psychosomatic Society, Portland, OR.
Maier, K. J. (2010). Stress-related appraisals of seasonal & H1N1 influenza predict overall stress levels & likelihood of vaccination. Poster presented at the annual Scientific Conference of the American Psychosomatic Society. Presented at American Psychosomatic Society, Portland, OR.

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