Erica Wager

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Title: 
Psychology Faculty
 Phone: 623.935.8450
 Location: ARO 234
Office Hours Additional Information 
Tuesdays 12:15pm-2:15pm (in office, ARO 234); --- Wednesdays 3:00-4:00pm (online); --- Thursdays 12:15pm-1:30pm (in office, ARO 234) AND 1:30-2:30pm (in classroom, ARO 267); --- Also by appointment, I’m happy to meet you at other times! Simply email me at [email protected] and we can work out another time!

Erica.Wager

Education 
Ed.D. Leadership & Innovation, ABD
Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
M.A. Psychology
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
B.S. Psychology
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Biography 

Find out more about me at: 

https://sites.google.com/site/ericaewager

Academic Interests 
Educational Equity, Sleep Psychology, Biopsychology, Research Methods, Statistics
College Service 
2022-present, Faculty Staffing Committee
2016-present, Psychology Club Co-Advisor
2016-present, Psi Beta, National Honor Society in Psychology for Community Colleges Co-Advisor
2016-present, Diversity Committee Member
2019-2022, SAC Member
2018-2020, Phi Theta Kappa Co-Advisor
2018-2019, HFAB Committee Member
2015-2018, E Squared Mentor
Affiliations 
Western Psychology Association
Sleep Research Society
Publications & Intellectual Contributions 

Course-Based Undergraduate Research: Educational Equity and High-Impact Practice (Ed.) Stylus Publishers. I contributed/interviewed for a book by Educational Consultant Nancy Hensel, EdD, in 2019 & 2020 about undergraduate research at Estrella Mountain Community College. I am referenced in: Chapter Six, Research: Course-Based Research and in Chapter 10: Inclusive Pedagogy.

Hines, C. (2020). EMCC Professors Aim for Social Change with Lessons on Racism. The Maricopan Newsletter. I am featured in this article but did not author it.

Wager, E., Brzuzy, S. (2019). Testing Student Success Data; Findings and Recommendations. Higher Learning Commission, with support from Lumina Foundation.

Cacciamani, L., Wager, E., Peterson, M. A., & Scalf, P. E. (2017). Age-related changes in perirhinal cortex sensitivity to configuration and part familiarity and connectivity to visual cortex. Frontiers in aging neuroscience9, 291.

Scalf, P., Koushik, S. S., Hafezi, A., Wager, E., & Folstein, J. (2015). Perceptual Training and Competition for Representation in Visual Cortex. Journal of vision15(12), 1128-1128.

Wager, E., Peterson, M. A., Folstein, J. R., & Scalf, P. E. (2015). Ground-based inhibition: suppressive perceptual mechanisms interact with top-down attention to reduce distractor interference. Journal of vision15(8), 9-9.

Conference Presentations 

Cantú, L., Manning, L., & Wager, E. (2022). Learning from our students to better serve them. AZ HSI Institute. Avondale; Estrella Mountain Community College.

Cantú, L., Manning, L., & Wager, E. (2022). Exploring the student experience. Student Success Virtual Conference, Maricopa Community Colleges.

Cantú, L., Manning, L., & Wager, E. (2021). Mobilize data to action: Assessing EMCC Equity Gaps, Student Success Virtual Conference, Maricopa Community Colleges.

Wager, E. (2020). Sleep – What You Need to Know. Your Brain on College Presentation. Chandler Gilbert Community College, Chandler, AZ.

Wager, E., Brzuzy, S. (2019). Testing Student Success Data; Findings and Recommendations. Higher Learning Commission Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL

Wager, E., Jimenez-Hernandez, N., Tsoudis, O., Van Puymbroeck, C. (2017). Who stays, who doesn’t and why?: A survival analysis of BSCS students in non-prerequisite required courses. Higher Learning Commission’s Student Success Project Meeting, Rosemont, IL

Wager, E., Youngstedt, S., Parthasarathy S., Jean-Louis, G., Irwin, M., Havens, C., Bootzin, R. (2015). Older long sleepers take longer on a visual attention and inhibition task than average sleepers. Associated Professional Sleep Societies Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA.

Classes Current Teaching
Name Title Term Days Times/Dates
PSY101 View class details for Introduction to Psychology (PSY101)Introduction to Psychology SPR24 MAR 18 - MAY 10
PSY230WL View class details for Introduction to Statistics with Lab (PSY230WL)Introduction to Statistics with Lab SPR24 TR 2:30pm - 4:35pm
JAN 16 - MAY 10
PSY275 View class details for Biopsychology (PSY275)Biopsychology SPR24 TR 10:00am - 12:05pm
JAN 16 - MAY 10
PSY275 View class details for Biopsychology (PSY275)Biopsychology SPR24 JAN 16 - MAY 10

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