Areas of Expertise
Animal behavior; learning; history of psychology
Contributions: (published works or studies, conference presentations)
Kowalski, N.L., Dale, R.H.I., & Mazur, L.H. (in press). A survey of the management and development of captive African elephant (Loxodonta africana) calves: birth to three months of age. Zoo Biology. 16 pages.
Dale, R. H. I. (2008). The spatial memory of African elephants (Loxodonta africana): Durability, interference, and response biases. In N.K. Innis (Ed.), Reflections on adaptive behavior: Essays in honor of J. E. R. Staddon. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. pp. 143-169.
Hutchinson, J. R., Schwerda, D., Famini, D. J., Dale, R.H.I., Fischer, M. S., & Kram, R. (2006). The locomotor kinematics of Asian and African elephants: changes with speed and size. The Journal of Experimental Biology, 209, 3812-3827.
Butler Assignment (classes or work duties)
Professor of psychology
Introduction to psychology, learning, history of psychology, evolutionary psychology (seminar), psychology of religion (seminar), experimental psychology
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