Riley Hinson

Dr. Riley Hinson

Cognitive, Developmental and Brain Sciences

Office: SSC 6334
Tel: 519-661-2111 ext. 84649
Curriculum Vitae

  • Bio

  • Publications

  • Research

Biographical Information

B.Sc. - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1973
M.A. - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1973
Ph.D. - McMaster University, 1980

Selected Publications

Baxter, B. Hinson, R. E., McKee S. A., & Wall, A. M. (1998). Cultural considerations on the treatment of alcohol and drag problems. In D. Evans and S. Kazarian (Eds.). Cultural Clininal Psychology.

Wall, A. M., Hinson, R. E., & McKee S. A. (1998). Alcohol outcome expectanceis, attitides tramands drinking and theory of planned behaviour. Journal of Studies on Alcohol .

McKee, S. A., Hinson, R. E., Wall, A. M., & Spriel, P. (1998). Alcohol outcome expectancies and coping styles as predictors of alcohol use in young adults. Addictive Behaviors, 23, 17-22.

Hinson, R. E. (1985). Individual differences in tolerance and relapse. In M. Galizio & S. A. Maisto (Eds.). Determinants of Substance Abuse.


Research in my laboratory deals with factors that influence drug-taking behavior in humans. Current areas of research include the role of alcohol outcome expectancies in alcohol consumption, the etiology of alcohol outcome expectancies, and the effect of specific tasks involving intellectual performance.