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David A. Lishner, Ph.D.

Professor

Office: CLOW F034
Phone: (920) 424-2301
Emaillishnerd@uwosh.edu

David A. Lishner is a Professor in the Department of Psychology. He received his Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Kansas in 2003. He joined the faculty at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in 2005 after completing postdoctoral training in developmental psychopathology at Vanderbilt University. His scholarship and research interests are in research dependability and replication, empathy-related processes, altruism, prosocial motivation, personality, and aggression. Courses he teaches include Foundations of Research Methods I and II at the graduate level, and Elementary Psychological Statistics, Research in Psychology, and History of Psychology at the undergraduate level.

Recent Publications and Presentations (see link below for full list)

** Indicates current or former UWO student

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

  • Hong, P.Y., & Lishner, D. A. (2016). General invalidation and trauma-specific invalidation as predictors of personality and subclinical psychopathology. Personality and Individual Differences, 89, 211-216.
  • Hong, P.Y., Lishner, D. A., **Vogels, E. A., & **Ebert, A. R. (2016). The impact of state and trait mindfulness on affective forecasting. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 153-165.
  • Lishner, D. A. (2015). A concise set of core recommendations to promote the dependability of psychological research. Review of General Psychology, 19, 52-68.
  • Lishner, D. A., **Groves, C. L., & Chrobak, Q. M. (2015). Are violent video game researchers biased? Aggression and Violent Behavior, 25, 75-78.
  • Lishner, D. A., Hong, P. Y., Jiang, L., Vitacco, M. J., & Neumann, C. S. (2015). Psychopathy, narcissism, and borderline personality: A critical test of the affective empathy impairment hypothesis. Personality and Individual Differences, 86, 257-265.
  • Hong, P. Y., Lishner, D. A., & **Han, K. K. (2014). Mindfulness and eating: An experiment examining the effect of mindful raisin eating on the enjoyment of sampled food. Mindfulness, 5, 80-87.
  • Vitacco, M. J., Erikson, S. K., & Lishner, D. A. (2013). Holding psychopaths morally and criminally culpable. Emotion Review, 5, 423-425.
  • Hong, P. Y., Lishner, D. A., Gum, A. M., & **Huss, E. A. (2012). How will I judge you for spending money on treatment? The effect of perceived treatment seeking behavior on negative evaluation of those with depression. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 31, 878-901.
  • Lishner, D. A., Vitacco, M. J., Hong, P. Y., **Mosely, J., Miska, K., & Stocks, E. L. (2012). Evaluating the relation between psychopathy and affective empathy: Two preliminary studies. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 56, 1161-1181.
  • Vitacco, M. J., Gonsalves, V., Tomony, J., Smith, B. E. R., & Lishner, D. A. (2012). Can standardized measures of risk predict inpatient violence?: Combining static and dynamic variables to improve accuracy. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 39, 589-606.

Chapters/Entries in Edited Volumes

  • Lishner, D. A., & Stocks, E. L. (2016). Altruism and sociality. In H. L. Miller (Ed.), The encyclopedia of theory in psychology (pp. 25-28). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
  • Stocks, E. L., & Lishner, D. A. (2015). Altruism. In H. Friedman (Ed.), Encyclopedia of mental health 2nd Ed. (pp. 54-57). Oxford, UK: Elsevier.
  • Batson, C. D., Lishner, D. A., & Stocks, E. L. (2015). The empathy-altruism hypothesis. In D. Schroeder, & W. Graziano, The oxford handbook of prosocial behavior. (pp. 259-281). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Stocks, E. L., & Lishner, D. A. (2012). Empathy. In V. S. Ramachandran (Ed.), Encyclopedia of human behavior, 2nd Ed, (pp. 32-37). Oxford, UK: Elsevier.
  • Vitacco, M. J., Lishner, D. A., & Neumann, C. S. (2012). Assessment. In H. Hakkannen-Nyholm, & J. Nyholm (Eds.), Psychopathy and law: A practioner’s guide, (pp. 17-38). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Conference Presentations

  • Hong, P. H., Lishner, D. A., **Hanson, M. D., **Steinert, S. W., **Kelso, S. L., & **Zimmerman, C. N. (2017, January). Mindfulness and eating enjoyment and behavior in preschool children. Poster to be presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.
  • **Londo, S. R, **Kulibert, D., & Lishner, D. A. (2017, January). What’s in a role: The effects of character role and fantasy proneness on aggression following violent video game play. Poster to be presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.
  • **Steinert, S., Lishner, D. A., **Kovacs, K., **Rapp, E., **Wenzel, T., Hong, P. H., & Vitacco, M. J. (2017, January). Emotional callousness and vicarious emotional reactions to the misfortune of others. Poster to be presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.
  • **Zimmerman, C. N.,  Hong, P. Y., Lishner, D. A., **Ebert, A. R., **Hanson, M. D., **Steinert, S. W., & **Kelso, S. L. (2017, January). Mindfulness, academic performance, and mood. Poster to be presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.
  • **Hanson, M. D., **Ebert, A., **Voskuil, T., **Barbieri, A., **Schlueter, A., **Steinert, S. W., **Kelso, S., **Zimmerman, C., Hong, P. Y., & Lishner, D. A. (2016, May). Anxiety, attention, and mindfulness following focused attention and open-monitoring mindfulness meditation. Poster presented at the 2nd Annual Convention of the International Conference on Mindfulness, Rome, Italy.
  • **Kelso, S., **Barbieri, A. P., **Zimmerman, C. N., **Kulibert, D. J., **Steinert, S. W., Hong, P. Y., & Lishner, D. A. (2016, May). Entitlement, instructor evaluation, and classroom experiences. Poster presented at the 28th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  • **Preman, S. A., Lishner, D. A., & **Kelso, S. (2016, May). The interaction between character role, role choice, and fantasy proneness on aggression following violent video game play. Poster presented at the 28th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  • **Schlueter, A., **Bagley, A., & Lishner, D. A. (2016, May). Target age and judgments of helping kin: A replication study. Poster presented at the 28th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  • **Zimmerman, C., **Kovacs, K., **Bermann, K., **Schwingle, D., Lishner, D. A., & Hong, P. H.  (2016, May). A closer examination of the narcissism-affective empathy hypothesis: An extension replication study. Poster presented at the 28th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  • **Coleman, M. E., & Lishner, D. A. (2016, May). A paradigm for conducting a simultaneous test of the empathy-altruism hypothesis. Presentation given at the 88th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • **Willing, J., **Gu, X., & Lishner, D. A. (2016, January). Does reproductive potential of kin predict helping judgments of genetically equal kin?: A replication study. Poster presented at the 17th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.
  • **Steinert, S., **Hanson, M., **Kelso, S., Lishner, D. A., Hong, P. Y., & Vitacco, M. (2015, November). Psychopathic callous affect as a predictor of empathic concern and positive affect toward those in need: A replication study. Poster presented at the 49th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.
  • **Hanson, M., **Steinert, S., **Kelso, S., **Ebert, A., Lishner, D. A., Hong, P. Y., & Vitacco, M. (2015, August). Psychopathy and ability emotional intelligence: A re-analysis of Lishner et al. (2011). Poster presented at the 123rd annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.
  • **Finn, M., **Daggett, K., **Janczak, R., Lishner, D. A., & Stocks, E. L. (2015, May). Perspective taking effects on empathic concern, shame, and distress. Poster presented at the 87th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • **Ebert, A., **Kelso, S., **Vogels, E., **Hong, P. Y., & Lishner, D. A. (2015, May). An evaluation of trait mindfulness and affective forecasting. Poster presented at the 87th annual convention of the Midwestern Psychological Association. Chicago, IL.
  • **Kelso, S., **Ebert, A., **Vogels, E., Hong, P. Y., & Lishner, D. A. (2015, May). The mediational role of state mindfulness on trait mindfulness in forecasting exam emotion and outcome. In J. T. Stanley (Chair), Emotions and decision making. Symposium conducted at the 87th annual convention of Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • **Miller, T., **Pionk, T., **Kelso, S., **Steinert, S., **Hanson, M., Lishner, D. A., Hong, P. Y., & Vitacco, M. J. (2015, May). Psychopathic callous affect as a predictor of empathic concern and positive affect toward those in need. Poster presented at the 87th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Hong, P. Y., Lishner, D. A., & **Olson, N. (2014, August). An investigation of the role of childhood sexual abuse and emotional invalidation on psychopathology. Poster presented at the 122nd annual meeting of the American Psychological Association. Washington, DC.
  • Hong, P. Y., **Olson, N., Lishner, D. A., **Vogels, E., **Ebert, A., **Rast, C., & **Kelso, S. (2014, May). The impact of different types of invalidation on different emotional states. Poster presented at the 86th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association. Chicago, IL.
  • **Glaman. R., Lishner, D. A., & **Fahrner, A. (2014). Uncovering the relations among religiosity, empathic concern, and helping.  Poster accepted for presentation at the 15th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX, February.
  • **Groves, C. L., Lishner, D. A., **Burmeister, M., **Petrouske, A., **Haley, S., & **Olson, N. (2014) The moderating influence of character role and provocation on the video game violence and aggression effect. Poster accepted for presentation at the 15th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX, February.
  • Plante, C., **Groves, C. L., & Lishner, D. A. (2014). “Is this the real life?: Contextual realism and fantasy engagement moderate post-videogame aggression. Poster accepted for presentation at the 15th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX, February.
  • Hong, P. Y., Lishner, D. A., **Han, K. H., & **Olson, N. (2013, May). An experiment examining mindful raisin-eating on food enjoyment. Poster presented at the 85th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association. Chicago, IL.
  • **Frankowski, S. D., Herlache, A. D.**, & Lishner, D. A. (2013). State empathic concern mediates the relation between Factor 1 psychopathy and helping. Poster presentation at the 14th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA, January.
  • **Han, K. H., Hong, P. Y., Lishner, D. A., **Murphy, T., & **Olson, N. (2012, May). Paying for treatment or not seeking treatment: The effect of perceived treatment seeking on negative dispositional evaluation of those with depression. Poster presented at the 84th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association. Chicago, IL.
  • Miron, A. M., Branscombe, N. R., Lishner, D. A., **Otravec, T., & **Frankowski, S. (2012). Perspective taking shifts confirmatory injustice standards and promotes willingness to help. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science. Chicago, IL, May.
  • **Groves, C. L., Chrobak, Q., & Lishner, D. A. (2012). The lone gunman: Effects of social mode of play and character role in violent video games on behavioral aggression. Oral presentation at the annual convention for the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, Illinois.
  • **Groves, C. L., Lishner, D. A., & **Arbogast, A. R. (2012). Violent game contextual realism moderates the causal effect of playing violent video games on behavioral aggression. Poster presentation at the 13th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA, January.
  • Vitacco, M. J., Lishner, D. A., & Hong, P. Y. (2012). Evaluating the relationship between psychopathy and affective empathy. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society. San Juan, Puerto Rico, March.
    • A modified version of this poster also was presented as follows:
      • Lishner, D. A., Hong, P. Y., **Han, K. H., Vitacco, M., J., & Stocks, E. L. (2011). Is impairment in affective empathy a core feature of psychopathy?. Poster accepted for presentation at 12th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, Texas, January.

Link to CV

by schrod69 — last modified Oct 05, 2016 10:59 AM
2016 Fall Colloquium Series

Dec 9th from 1:00-2:30 in Clow 240

Sarah Londo - The assessment of men's and women's implicit sexual double standards: An application of sexual script theory

Caileigh Zimmerman - Narcissism, perspective taking, and empathy

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