Rick Hoyle, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Affiliate of Center for Child and Family Policy and Director of Undergraduate Studies

Rick Hoyle
Contact Info:
Office Location:  417 Chapel Drive, 321 Soc Psych Bldg, Durham, NC 27708-0086
Office Phone:  (919) 660-5791
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Web Page:   http://people.duke.edu/~rhoyle/


Ph.D.University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill1988
M.A.University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill1986
B.A.Appalachian State University1983

Social Psychology
Research Interests:

The primary focus of my research program is the cognitive, affective, and social processes relevant to self-regulation. This research program comprises two streams. One primarily involves controlled laboratory experiments and focuses on the psychological resources that allow for successful self-control. The other primarily involves correlational and field research and focuses on personality and social variables associated with failures of self-regulation as they manifest in problem behavior. A secondary focus of my research program is applied quantitative methods. A particular focus is measurement and design issues relevant for models that include mediated and moderated effects.

Curriculum Vitae
Postdocs Mentored

Representative Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Hoyle, R. H. (2011). Structural equation modeling for social and personality psychology.. London, UK: Sage Publications.
  2. Hoyle, RH (Ed.). (2010). Handbook of Personality and Self-Regulation. Malden, MA: Blackwell. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Davis, CE; Carlson, CR; Studts, JL; Curran, SL; Hoyle, RH; Sherman, JJ; Okeson, JP (2010). Use of a structural equation model for prediction of pain symptoms in patients with orofacial pain and temporomandibular disorders.. Journal of orofacial pain, 24(1), 89-100.  [abs]
  4. Rabiner, DL; Anastopoulos, AD; Costello, EJ; Hoyle, RH; Swartzwelder, HS (2010). Predictors of nonmedical ADHD medication use by college students.. Journal of Attention Disorders, 13(6), 640-648. [19465730], [doi]  [abs]