Associate Professor - Sarasota
Office: Sarasota - SMC C263
Psychology of Language, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and Perception.
Ph.D. Area: Cognitive and Neural Sciences
Juror/jury decision making, juror memory (collaborative memory), juror perceptions of witness credibility, eyewitness memory and credibility, children as eyewitnesses, and the social use of memory.
Ruva, C. L. & McEvoy, C. (2007). Negative and positive pretrial publicity and delay affect juror memory and decision making, Under review for JEP: Applied.
Ruva, C. L., McEvoy, C., & Bryant, J. B. (2007). Effects of pretrial publicity and collaboration on juror bias and source monitoring errors./ Applied Cognitive Psychology, 21,/ 45-67.
Ruva, C.L., & Bryant, J.B. (2004). The impact of age, speech style, and question form on perception of witness credibility and trial outcome.
Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 34, 1919-1944.