Adam Hutcheson, Ph.D.
Georgia Gwinnett College
1000 University Center Ln
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
8/2005 to 8/2007 University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Doctor of Philosophy in Experimental Psychology
Dissertation: “The route angularity effect on distance estimation in a virtual environment”
8/2002 to 5/2005 University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Master of Arts in Experimental Psychology
Master’s Thesis: “Path memory in a real-world setting”
8/1999 to 5/2002 University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Minor in Human Development
Graduated cum laude
Honor’s Thesis: “Strategy use in a wayfinding task”
Teaching Experience/Employment History
8/2012 to present Georgia Gwinnett College
Assistant Professor of Psychology
8/2008 to 5/2012 University of South Carolina
Full-Time Instructor in Psychology
8/2011 to 8/2012 Columbia College
Adjunct Evening Instructor
5/2011 to 8/2011 Behavior Consulting Services
8/2007 to 5/2008 University of North Carolina-Charlotte
Visiting Assistant Professor in Psychology
8/2003 to 5/2007 University of South Carolina
Evening Instructor in Psychology
Patterson Hall’s Favorite Professors (One of Ten) in Spring 2005
Best Graduate Student Teacher for 2006-2007 by USC chapter of Psi Chi
Introduction to Psychology/Psychological Experiences
Behavioral Statistics in Psychology
Research Methods & Design
Introduction to Cognitive Science
Introduction to Cognition and Learning
Introduction to Neuroscience
Psychology of Learning
Laboratory in Psychology
The Psychology of Video Games
Writing in Psychology
History & Systems in Psychology
Sensation & Perception
Hutcheson, A., & Allen, G. L. (2005). Path memory in real-world and virtual settings. In A. G. Cohn & D. M. Mark (Eds.), Spatial Information Theory: International Conference, COSIT 2005, Proceedings. Springer: Berlin. 67-82.
Hutcheson, A. T., & Wedell, D. H. (2009). Moderating the route angularity effect in a virtual environment: Support for a dual memory representation. Memory & Cognition, 37, 514-521.
Hutcheson, A. T., & Wedell, D. H. (2012). The Role of cues in navigating to remembered locations in a virtual environment. Memory & Cognition, 40, 946-957.
Wedell, D. H., & Hutcheson, A. T. (2013). Spatial Memory. Handbook of Applied Memory. Sage.
Hutcheson, A., & Allen, G. L. (November, 2003). Path memory in a real-world setting. Poster session at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Vancouver.
Hutcheson, A., & Allen, G. L. (September, 2005). Path memory in real-world and virtual settings. Presented at the meeting of COSIT, Ellicottville, NY.
Hutcheson, A., & Wedell, D. H. (November, 2007). The route angularity effect on distance estimation in a virtual environment. Poster session at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Long Beach, CA.
Hutcheson, A. T., & Wedell, D. H. (November, 2010). Cue-based bias for location estimates on maps or in virtual environments. Poster session at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, St. Louis, MO.