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Sid MitchellSid Mitchell, Associate Professor

223 Merrill Hall
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5749

Phone: (207) 581-3435
Fax: (207) 581-3120

Educational Psychology


Ph.D. McGill University – Specialization: Applied Cognitive Science
M.A. Concordia University
B.A. Concordia University



  • Teacher Education Faculty

Faculty Senate

  • Academic Affairs
  • AdHoc Committee Instructional Technology
  • Campus Planning Committee
  • Honorary Degree Committee


  • Student Code of Conduct Committee

Research Interests

  • Cognitive processes in attributions, control, expectations, motivation, and self-regulation
  • self-determination theory
  • cognition and instruction
  • scale development and assessment of individual differences

Courses Taught

  • Educational Psychology (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Educational Assessment
  • Special Topics: Achievement Motivation, Instructional Psychology, Motivation, Self-Efficacy

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