William Wozniak


Office: COPH 304F   |    Phone: (308) 865-8242   |    Email: wozniakw@unk.edu

William J. Wozniak

Courses Regularly Taught

  • Courses Regularly Taught
  • Experimental Psychology
  • General Psychology
  • Memory & Cognition
  • Sensation & Perception
  • Science & Skepticism
  • Death & Dying

Research Interests

  • Research Interests
  • Applied Cognitive Psychology
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Irrational Beliefs
  • Embodied Cognition
  • Storytelling as a Pedagogical Tool

Recent Publications

Selected Publications

Miller, R. L., & Wozniak, W. J. (2013). Restorative environments. In K. Keith (Ed.). Encyclopedia of cross-cultural psychology, (pp. 1103-1106). New York, NY: Wiley-Blackwell.

Wozniak, W. J., Mandernach, B. J., & Wadkins, T. A. (2012). Psychology feud: When the correct answer isn't the most valued. Journal of Instructional Research, 1, 15-22.

Wozniak, W. (2011). SENCER: Science education and running before walking. In R. L. Miller, E. Amsel, B. Kowalewski, B. Beins, K. Keith, & B. Peden. (Eds.). Promoting student engagement, Volume 1: Programs, techniques and opportunities. Syracuse, NY: Society for the Teaching of Psychology.

Miller, R. & Wozniak, W. (2009). Techniques for overcoming students' beliefs in pseudoscience and the paranormal. In S. McCarthy, V. Karandashev, M. Stevens, A. Thatcher, J. Jaafar, K. Moore, A. Trapp, C. Brewer, W. McKeachie, & W. Gomes (Eds.). Teaching psychology around the world. Newcastle UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Wozniak, W. (2008). Advanced laboratory courses in psychology. In R. L. Miller, R. Rycek, E. Balcetis, S. Barney, B. Beins, S. Burns, R. Smith, & M. E. Ware (Eds.). Developing, promoting and sustaining the undergraduate research experience in psychology. Syracuse, NY: Society for the Teaching of Psychology.

Wadkins, T., Miller, R. L., & Wozniak, W. (2006). Team teaching: Student satisfaction and performance. Teaching of Psychology, 33, 118-120.

Professional Memberships

  • Professional Memberships
  • Society for the Teaching of Psychology
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Rocky Mountain Psychological Association
  • Sigma Xi
  • American Psychological Association
  • Nebraska Psychological Society