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Uta Wolfe

Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
Degree
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Office
JRC LL06
Phone
(651) 962-5031
Mail
JRC LL56
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Dr. Wolfe completed her B.A. in Psychology and her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Minnesota and her postdoctoral training at New York University. Before coming to St. Thomas in 2009, Dr. Wolfe was tenured at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in New York.  Her current academic interests include multi-sensory integration (the interaction between the senses) and visual guidance of movement, and pedagogy of neuroscience and psychology.  Her research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke) and has been published in periodicals such as Journal of Neuroscience, Journal of Neurophysiology and Perception and Psychophysics. Her recent discovery of a new multi-sensory illusion, first published in Perception and Psychophysics, has also been featured on several popular science blogs, such as The Cognitive Daily.

Summer 2020 Courses

Summer 2020 Courses
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NSCI 389 - I1 Research - - - - - - - -

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Course Registration Number:

30607 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Uta Wolfe

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PSYC 111 - L01 General Psychology - - - - - - - -

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Course Registration Number:

30149 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Uta Wolfe

An introduction to the research questions, concepts, theories, methods, and findings of psychological science. Although the selection varies with instructor, topics include brain function, psychological testing, sensation and perception, cognition (learning, memory, language), states of consciousness, motivation, human development, personality, origins and treatment of disorders, social behavior, stress and health, and applied psychology (workplace, community, environment). This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

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Fall 2020 Courses

Fall 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PSYC 111 - L05 General Psychology - - - - - - - -

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Course Registration Number:

44531 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Uta Wolfe

An introduction to the research questions, concepts, theories, methods, and findings of psychological science. Although the selection varies with instructor, topics include brain function, psychological testing, sensation and perception, cognition (learning, memory, language), states of consciousness, motivation, human development, personality, origins and treatment of disorders, social behavior, stress and health, and applied psychology (workplace, community, environment). This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

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PSYC 212 - D02 Research Methods in Psychology - - - R - - - 1525 - 1715 JRC LL21

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1525 - 1715

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JRC LL21

Course Registration Number:

44180 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Uta Wolfe

If you register for this course, you are required to take the linked lab 212-D52 (CRN 44181). NO EXCEPTIONS! This is a BLENDED COURSE: Our lecture meeting time is reduced because you will perform about 50% of the work independently and online. BEFORE deciding to register for the class, please consider that this will require good time management skills and a high ability to work independently. Prerequisites: PSYC 111 and Stat 220 (QMCS 220 or IDTH 220

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PSYC 212 - D52 Research Methods in Psyc/Lab - - - R - - - 1315 - 1515 JRC LL21

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1315 - 1515

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JRC LL21

Course Registration Number:

44181 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

0 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Uta Wolfe

Research designs and problems, with emphasis on operationalization of concepts, development of hypotheses, specific research designs, sources of error, literature reviews, data collection, data analysis and use of APA format. Prerequisites: PSYC 111 and STAT 220 (QMCS 220 or IDTH 220) View Online Printable Schedule

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PSYC 389 - 01 Comp Cog: Humpbacks in Hawai'i See Details * *

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Course Registration Number:

45348 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Uta Wolfe

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JRC LL211730-201517 Sep '20
JRC LL211730-201508 Oct '20
JRC LL211730-201522 Oct '20
JRC LL211730-201512 Nov '20
JRC LL211730-201503 Dec '20

J-Term 2021 Courses

J-Term 2021 Courses
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