Tim Shearon, PhD

Professor of Psychology

Biological Psychology, Introduction to Neuropsychology, Introduction to Psychopharmacology, General Psychology, Psychology Capstone, Forensic Psychology.


Ph. D., 1984, Experimental Psychology (co-specialization in Developmental), University of Georgia

M.S., 1981, Experimental Psychology, University of Georgia

B.A., 1976 , Sociology/Anthropology & 1978, Psychology, Mercer University

Professional Experience

  • 1990-present Professor of Psychology, The College of Idaho, Caldwell, ID.
  • 1989-1990 Visiting Assistant Professor, St. Andrews Presbyterian College, Laurinburg, SC.
  • 1985 – 1988 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN.
  • 1984-1985 Visiting Assistant Professor, The University of the South, Sewanee, TN.

Sample publications:

Shearon, T. O., & Allen, J. (1989). SIPP: Schedule-induced pellet pouching in the golden Hamster.  Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 27 (4), 355-357.

 Shearon, T. O., Adams, J. F., Bergmire, M., & Schneider, S. (1989).  Course  planner for Lahey, B. Psychology: An Introduction, 3rd Edition. Dubuque, Iowa:  Wm C. Brown Co.

 Shearon, T. O., & Adams, J. F. (1988). Course planner for Santrock, J. Psychology. 2nd Edition.  Dubuque, Iowa: Wm C. Brown Co.

 Shearon, T. O., & Allen, J. D. (1985).  Facilitation of schedule-induced polydipsia.  Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 23, 115-117.

 Shearon, T. O., & Allen, J. D. (1983).  An assessment of adjunctive behavior in  a safety-signal paradigm.  Physiology and Behavior, 30 (4), 659-662.

 Steirn, J. N., Shearon, T. O., & Allen, J. (1982).  The effect of tetracycline on schedule-induced behavior.  Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 20, 94-96.