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Alice Corkill, Ph.D.

Department Chair & Associate Professor
Department(s): Educational Psychology and Higher Education
Office: CEB 320B
Mail Code: 3003
Phone: 702-895-4164
Email: alice.corkill@unlv.edu

Biography

Alice J. Corkill is an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and has served as Director of the Cognitive Interference Laboratory. She received her Ph.D. at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln under the guidance of Dr. John A. Glover and Dr. Roger H. Bruning. Dr. Corkill's research interests include working memory, intelligence, interference, and metacognition. Dr. Corkill is the Associate Editor of Educational Psychology Review and serves on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Educational Psychology and Learning and Individual Differences. Her work has been published in the above journals as well as in other distinguished journals such as Acta Psychologica.

Research Expertise

Working memory intelligence, interference, metacognition