Psychology Department

Nina Louise Tarner

Visiting Assistant Professor




Campus Box 0407


McCreary Hall
Room 318
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400


PhD Kansas State University, 2001

Nina teaches Introduction to Psychology, Human Cognition, Sensation & Perception, and the Lab in Thinking and Cognition. Nina's past research has included conditioned flavor preferences in rats, and teaching methodology online versus in the classroom. More recently her research interests have been in collaboration with Dr. Judith Platania at Roger Williams University focusing on the role of legal and extra-legal factors presented during the sentencing phase of capital trials.