Jordan Litman

Visiting Professor

Education

  • B. A.: Arcadia University, Glenside, PA, 1994
  • M. A.: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 1998
  • Ph. D.: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 2000

Email

jlitman@iitgn.ac.in

Work Experience

FACULTY

  • Visiting Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (Dec 2018 to present)
  • Associate Professor, University of Maine at Machias, ME (Online) (2015 - present)
  • Assistant Professor, University of Maine at Machias, ME (Online) (2003 - 2015)
  • Adjunct Faculty, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL (Online) (2013 - present)
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Saint Leo, University, Saint Leo, FL (Online) (2003 - present)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL (Lecture) (2000 - 2002)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL (Lecture) (1996 – 2000)

RESEARCH

  • Research Fellow, Center for Curiosity, New York, NY. (2017 - present)
  • Visiting Research Scientist, Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, Ocala, FL (2013 - present)
  • Research Associate, Center for Research in Behavioral Medicine and Health Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL (2002 - 2013)

Selected Publications

  • Litman, J. A., Robinson, O. C., & Demetre, J. (2017). Intrapersonal curiosity: Inquisitiveness about the inner self. Self and Identity, 16, 231-250.
  • Robinson, O. C., Demetre, J., & Litman, J. A. (2017). Adult life stage and crisis as predictors of curiosity and authenticity: Testing inferences from Erikson’s lifespan theory. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 41, 426-431.
  • Lauriola, M., Litman, J. A., Mussel, P., De Santis, R., Crowson, H.M., & Hoffman, R.R. (2015). Epistemic curiosity and self-regulation. Personality and Individual Differences, 83, 202-207.
  • Piotrowski, J.T., Litman, J. A., & Valkenburg, P. (2014). Measuring epistemic curiosity in young children. Infant and Child Development, 23, 542-533.
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