Dr. Kristen Tooley

Assistant Professor

Dr. Kristen  Tooley

(512) 245-4384


UAC 248

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Dr. Tooley is currently accepting new Graduate Students.

Dr. Tooley is currently accepting new Undergraduate Assistants.

Areas of Interest

Cognitive Psychology



Dr. Tooley received her B.S. in Psychology in 2004 from Colorado State University. She then attended graduate school at the University of California at Davis, where she received her Ph.D. in Psychology in 2009. After graduate school she received an NIH postdoctoral training fellowship from the University of Illinois to study language processing. In 2011 she returned to California to work as an adjunct faculty member at Sierra College, teaching introductory psychology and research methods, and a research associate at UC-Davis. She has also taught courses in Cognition at Cal State-Sacramento and the Psychology of Language at UC-Davis. In 2013, Dr. Tooley joined the psychology faculty at Texas State University as an assistant professor.