Kathleen Silva

Professor, Psychology

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Larsen Hall
P: 909.748.8674
E: kathleen_silva@redlands.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Animal learning

  • Behavior modification

  • Comparative psychology


  • Behavior systems and learning

  • Personalized System of Instruction

  • Physical cognition


Courses Taught

PSYC 100 Introduction to Psychology

PSYC 250 Statistical Methods

PSYC 300 Research Methods


Selected Publications

Silva, F. J., Silva, P. N., & Silva, K. M. (2021). Judging numbers: Global and local contextual effects in individual and group data. The Psychological Record. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s40732-021-00467-w

Silva, K. M., Silva, F. J., & Machado, A. (2019).  The evolution of the behavior systems framework and its connection to interbehavioral psychology.  Behavioural Processes, 158, 117-125.

Pear, J. J.,  Schnerch, G. J., Silva, K. M., Svenningsen, L., & Lambert, J. (2011). Web-based computer-aided personalized system of instruction. In W. Buskist, and J. E. Groccia (Eds.), New Directions for Teaching and Learning: Evidence-Based Teaching (pp. 85-94). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.