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Bianca Basten

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Assistant Professor
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

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Specialty area(s)

Cognitive Psychology (eyewitness memory; source memory)
Experimental design and statistics

Current courses at UWL

General Psychology (PSY 100)
Research Methods: Lecture and Lab (PSY 331)
Psychological Measurement (PSY 451)
Biological and Cognitive Foundations of Psychology (PSY 230)


Ph.D. - Cognitive Psychology (Washington University in St. Louis)
M.A. - Experimental Psychology (UT El Paso)
Undergraduate Degree - Psychology & Criminal Justice (UT El Paso)


Teaching history

Advanced Research Methods (PSY 420)
Cognitive Processes (PSY 435)
Honors Seminar (PSY 489)



Bianca Basten, Psychology, co-authored the book "Majoring in Psych?: Career Options for Psychology Undergraduates" and was accepted for publication by Waveland Press. The concise book focuses on the multiple ways psychology majors can enhance their marketability while still in school, this guide answers the questions about career options students find themselves asking.

Submitted on: Feb. 1, 2022



Karolyn Bald, International Education & Engagement; and Bianca Basten and Betsy Morgan, both Psychology; co-authored the article "LinkedIn®: Advice for Students and Faculty " in Eye on Psi Chi published on Thursday, Feb. 4 by Psi Chi.

Submitted on: Feb. 4, 2021