Psychology

Dr. John Kraft


Associate Professor
Department Head of Psychology (Interim)
SC 209
912.344.3100
John.Kraft@armstrong.edu


Academic Vita

  • Ph.D. in Psychology, University of New Hampshire
  • M.A. in Psychology, University of New Hampshire
  • B.A. in Psychology, Northern Arizona University

Research Areas

  • Behavior Analysis
  • Behaviorism
  • Social Behavior
  • History of Psychology

Presentations:

Williams, J. L., McCarley, N. G., & Kraft, J. R. (2013, October). What did I learn in that core class?  Let’s ask a psychologist. Paper presented at the annuals meeting of the National Conference on Students in Transition, Atlanta, GA.

Breitenbach, S. O., Kraft, J. R., & Roberts, J. E. (2008, March). Ratemyprofessors.com: A chili pepper for accuracy. Southeastern Psychological Association, Charlottte, NC.

Kraft, J. R., & Roberts, J. E.. (2007, May). Online text in introductory psychology course leads to an increase in "quitters." Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.

Roberts, J. E., & Kraft, J. R. (2007, May). Ratemyprofessors.com: Should we give it a chili pepper for accuracy? Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.

Benners, G.A. & Kraft, J. R. (2003, May). Human group choice: The relationship between travel cost and the ideal free distribution. American Psychological Society, Atlanta, GA.

Scott, V.B., Kraft, J. R., & Taylor, S. A. (2003, May). Impact of empirically derived prerequisites for a psychological research course. American Psychological Society, Atlanta, GA.

Kraft, J. R. (2003, May). Counter-control and social change. Association of Behavior Analysis, San Francisco, CA.

Kraft, J. R. (2003, May). Modeling group choice with a hyperbolic-discounting equation. Association of Behavior Analysis, San Francisco, CA.

Kraft, J. R. (2002, May). Group choice and group discounting. Association of Behavior Analysis, Toronto, Canada.

Publications:

Williams, J. L., McCarley, N. G., & Kraft, J. R. (2013). History and systems of psychology:  A course to unite a core curriculum. College Quarterly, 16(2). Retrieved from http://www.collegequarterly.ca/2013-vol16-num02-spring/williams.html

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Bennett, K., Kraft, J.R., & Grubb, D. (2012). University faculty attitudes toward guns on campus.  Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 23, 336-355.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10511253.2011.590515

Kraft, J. R., Baum, W. M., Burge, M. J. (2002). Group choice and individual choices: Modeling human social behavior with the ideal free distribution. Behavioural Processes, 57, 227-240.