Rachel Messer, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professorrachel messer

Contact Information

Oklahoma State University
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
009 Murray
Stillwater, OK 74078


B.S., Morehead State University
M.S (Psychology)., Oklahoma State University
Ph.D., (Developmental Psychology)., Oklahoma State University

Courses Taught

Research Methods
Anatomy and Physiology
Introduction to Communication Disorders

Selected Publications

Messer, R. H. (in press). Brain Lateralization. In K. Nadal (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Messer, R. H. (2015). Pragmatic language changes during normal aging: Implications for health care. Healthy Aging & Clinical Care in the Elderly, 7, 1-7.

Kennison, S. M., & Messer, R. H. (2015). Cursing as a form of risk-taking. Current Psychology, 1-8. doi:10.1007/s12144-015-9391-1