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Psychological Services Clinic Domestic Violence Certificate

Janelle McDaniel, Ph.D.
Assisstant Professor


Office: (318) 257-4131
Fax: (318) 257-3442

Woodard Hall 114A
P.O. Box 3163
Ruston, LA 71272

Curriculum Vitæ


  • 2004: Ph.D. Experimental Psychology, University of Memphis; Memphis, TN
  • 2002: M.S. General Experimental Psychology, University of Memphis; Memphis, TN
  • 1998: B.A. Psychology, Louisiana Tech University; Ruston, LA

Recent Appointments

  • 2008 - Present: Assisstant Professor of Psychology, College of Education, Louisiana Tech University; Ruston, LA
  • 2007 - 2008: Fellow, South Carolina EPSCoR/IDeA; Columbia, SC
  • 2004 - 2008: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of South Carolina; Columbia, SC

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Chauvin, I., McDaniel, J., Miller, M., King, J. M., Eddlemon, O. L. M. Twin Similarities in Holland Types as Shown by Scores on the Self-Directed Search. The College Student Journal, 46(March 2012), 133-104.
  • McDaniel, J., Buboltz, W., Chauvin, I., Eddlemon, O. L.M. Sleep Quality and Habits of Adults with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 1(7), 23-27.
  • Aksenov, M.Y, Aksenova, M.V., Silvers, J.M., Mactutus, C.F., & Booze, R.M. (2008). Different effects of selective dopamine uptake inhibitors, GBR 12909 and WIN 35428, on HIV-1 Tat toxicity in rat fetal midbrain neurons. Neurotoxicology, 29, 971-977.
  • Matthews, D.B., Tinsley, K.L., Diaz-Granado, J.L., Tokunaga, S., & Silvers, J.M. (2008). Chronic intermittent exposure to ethanol during adolescence produces tolerance to the hypnotic effects of ethanol in male rats: A dose dependent analysis. Alcohol, 42, 617- 621.
  • Matthews, D.B., Morrow, A.L, O’Buckley, T., Berry, R.B., Mittleman, G., Goldowitz, D., Tokunaga, S. & Silvers, J.M. (2008). Acute mild footshock alters ethanol drinking and plasma corticosterone levels in C57BL/6J mice, but not DBA/2J or A/J male mice. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 42, 469-476.