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Aleza Wallace

Graduate Student
Entry Year: 2016-2017
Faculty Mentor(s): Andrew Elliot

476 Meliora Hall
(585) 275-0757
Fax: (585) 273-1100
awallac6@ur.rochester.edu


Research Overview

I am broadly interested in motivation, especially in an academic context.

Selected Publications

Conference Publications (Peer Reviewed)

  • Wallace, A., Richey, J. E., Nokes-Malach, T. J. (2014). Change in achievement goals and their relation to exam grades. In P. Bello, M. Guarini, M. McShane, & B. Scassellati (Eds.), Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 3445). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Richey, J. E., Nokes-Malach, T. J., & Wallace, A. (2014). Achievement goals, observed behaviors, and performance: Testing a mediation model in a college classroom. In P. Bello, M. Guarini, M. McShane, & B. Scassellati (Eds.), Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1293-1298). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Teaching

  • Teaching Assistant: Social and Emotional Development (Fall 2016)

Professional Honors and Awards

  • University Honors Scholar (2013-2014)
  • Undergraduate Psi Chi membership (2012-2014)
  • Star of Distinction for outstanding student leadership (2013)