Teaching and Mentorship Experience

Teaching Experience

At Mount Saint Mary's University in Los Angeles

Summer 2021               PSY 175 Human Sexuality

Spring 2021                  PSY 13 Child Development

                                      PSY 175 Human Sexuality

Fall 2020                       PSY 1 Introduction to Psychology

                                      PSY 15 Global Perspectives of Human Development

                                      PSY 106  Research Methods Lecture

                                      PSY 106L  Research Methods Lab

 

Summer 2020               PSY 175 Human Sexuality

Spring 2020                  PSY 1 Introduction to Psychology

                   PSY 13 Child Development

                                      PSY 106  Research Methods Lecture

                                      PSY 106L  Research Methods Lab

Fall 2019                        PSY 1 Introduction to Psychology

                                       Total: 4 sections of PSY 1

Spring 2019                   PSY 1 Introduction to Psychology

                                       PSY 106  Research Methods Lecture

                                       PSY 106L  Research Methods Lab

Fall 2018                       PSY 1 Introduction to Psychology

                                      PSY 106  Research Methods Lecture

                                      PSY 106L  Research Methods Lab

 

At The University of Texas in Austin

Spring 2018                  Teaching Assistant, PSY 333D Intro to Developmental Psychology

Fall 2017                       Teaching Assistant, PSY 333D Intro to Developmental Psychology

 

Spring 2017                   Instructor, PSY 304 Introduction to Child Psychology

 

Fall 2016                       Lab Instructor, PSY 418 Statistics and Research Design

                                      

Spring 2016                   Student, PSY 398T Supervised Teaching in Psychology

 

Spring 2016                   Teaching Assistant, PSY 304 Intro to Child Development

Fall 2015                       Teaching Assistant, PSY 365G Racial and Gender Attitudes

Spring 2015                   Teaching Assistant, PSY 333D Intro to Developmental Psychology

Springs 2014,                Teaching Assistant, BDP 101 Bridging Disciplines: Children & Society

‘15, ‘16 & ‘17               

 

Guest Lectures

March 2018                    "Gender Development"

                                        PSY 333D, ntro. to Developmental Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin

 

November 2017             “One Small Look at Language Development: Non-native Language Exposure”

                                      PSY 3402 Experimental and Research Methods, Texas State University

 

Summer 2017                “Motor Development”

                                      PSY 304 Intro. to Child Development, The University of Texas at Austin

                         

Summers 2017               “How to give a poster presentation”

& 2016                          Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)                                      

                                      The University of Texas at Austin

 

Spring 2016                   “Learning two languages: Burden or boon?” and “Boys will be boys and girls                                        will be (2 talks) girls?”           

                                      PSY 304 Intro. to Child Development, The University of Texas at Austin

 

Spring 2015                   “Spanking: What the Research Shows”

                                      PSY 333D Intro. to Developmental Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin

Invited Talks

February 2018               “UToo Can Get Involved in Research” Panelist

                                        Senate of College Councils, The University of Texas in Austin

November 2017             “My Path in Academia” Psi Chi Honor Society Induction Ceremony

                                         St. Edwards University

 

April 2016                      “Children's Willingness to Learn Labels Across Different Languages:                                                                                            The Role of Exposure”

                                       Psychology Department Brown Bag Series, St. Edwards University

 

Nov. 2015 & ‘16              “McNair Scholars Program Graduate School Panel.” 

                                        Invited panel presentation, McNair Scholar Program, St. Edwards University

 

March 2015                   “Admission to graduate school.” Invited panel presentation

                                      Psi Chi Society, The University of Texas at Austin

Mentorship Experience​

Fall 2018-                       Primary Investigator, Little Athenians Lab at Mount Saint Mary's University

Fall 2013-                       Research Supervisor and Mentor (23 undergraduate students, 2 honors students)

Spring 2018                    Language Development Lab, The University of Texas at Austin

Summers 2017,             Graduate Student Mentor, Summer Undergraduate Research Experience

’16, & ’15                       (SURE) Program

 

Spring 2015                   Graduate Student Mentor, Latino Student Psychology Association.

                                      The University of Texas at Austin

 

Springs 2015 &              Graduate Student Mentor, Kuhl Intellectual Entrepreneurship

2017                              Graduate School Internship, The University of Texas at Austin

 

Fall 2015                       Graduate Student Mentor, McNair Scholars Program,

                                      St. Edwards University

 

Spring 2015                   Academic Mentor, Athletics Department

                                      The University of Texas at Austin

Dolly P. Rojo

Department of Psychology

Mount Saint Mary's University

12001 Chalon Road

Los Angeles, CA 90049