Althea Need Kaminske

Chair of the Psychology Department and Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience program
St. Bonaventure University

Dr. Althea Need Kaminske is Chair of the Psychology Department and Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience program at St. Bonaventure University. Her research focuses on the application of cognitive psychology to education, asking questions like: What is the most effective, and realistic, way for students and teachers to apply retrieval practice in the classroom? How do cell phones and other media affect attention and memory? Althea is a member of the Learning Scientists and is co-author of the book “Five Teaching and Learning Myths – Debunked". In her free time, Althea enjoys cooking, hiking, reading sci-fi and fantasy, and watching anime. You can fallow her on Twitter @drsilverfox