Oklahoma State University

Faculty

 

Charles I. Abramson, Ph.D. (Boston University, 1986)

Regents Professor

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Psychology Museum

Links of Interest

 

 


Teaching

Dr. Abramson's teaching interests include Learning and Memory, Comparative Animal Behavior, Biological Psychology, and History of Psychology

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Research

While Dr. Abramson's current research involves understanding the neuronal mechanisms of learning and memory (particularly in invertebrate systems), comparative analysis of behavior, and behavioral pharmacology of pollutants and drugs, he maintains an active and diverse line of research. Click here for a link to the variety of research Dr. Abramson is involved in.


Awards

Dr. Abramson has won multiple teaching awards at the local, state, national, and international levels.

  • 2011 Oklahoma Psychological Society Outstanding Psychology Teacher
  • 2009 Britannica iGuide “Webs Best Sites for the Charles Henry Turner website (http://psychology.okstate.edu/museum/turner/turnermain.html)
  • 2009 Oklahoma State University Department of Psychology Teacher of the Year
  • 2008 Regents Research Award, Oklahoma State University
  • 2007 Regents professor, Oklahoma State University
  • 2007 Sterling L. (Bud) Burks Award for Outstanding Environmental Research. Oklahoma State University Environmental Science Institute
  • 2005 Sigma Xi Lectureship Award, Oklahoma State University
  • 2004 Inducted into Phi Beta Delta, the honor society for International Scholars
  • 2004 Runner-up for the Phoenix Award for Outstanding Graduate Faculty, Oklahoma State Graduate Student Association
  • 2003 Robert S. Daniel Teaching Excellence Award of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, American Psychological Association
  • 2002 Citation, Oklahoma State Legislature (in recognition of teaching)
  • 2002 Outstanding Research and Teaching Award: Universidade Federal da Paraiba Campus IV, Bananeiras, Brazil
  • 2002 Oklahoma Psychological Society Outstanding Psychology Teacher
  • 2000 Finalist: New Brunswick Multimedia Awards (education category) Behavior solutions: Understanding and improving behavior.
  • 2000 Oklahoma State University Department of Psychology Teacher of the Year
  • 1998 Outstanding Service Award: Universidade Federal da Paraiba Campus IV, Bananeiras, Brazil
  • 1998 Oklahoma Psychological Society Outstanding Psychology Teacher
  • 1997 Regents Distinguished Teaching Award - Oklahoma State University
  • 1996 Oklahoma Psychological Association/Oklahoma Psychological Society Outstanding Psychology Teacher
  • 1995 Oklahoma State University Department of Psychology Teacher of the Year
  • 1994 Washington Edpress Excellence in Print Award. Gold Award winner for Best Book (technical category): A primer of invertebrate learning: The behavioral perspective
  • 1994 Oklahoma State University Department of Psychology Teacher of the Year
  • 1994 Oklahoma State University College of Arts and Sciences Teacher of the Year