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Nick Moon

Nick Moon

Assistant Professor,


Assistant Professor
Office Phone(909) 537-4134
Office LocationSB-537


Dr. Nicholas (Nick) Moon is an Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychology at California State University. He received both his MS and PhD degrees from Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, FL. His research interests include personality and individual differences, self-regulation, and motivation at work. His applied expertise includes assessment development, job analyses, and validation studies for personnel selection. Dr. Moon teaches classes in I-O psychology, specifically talent acquisition, statistics, and psychological testing. He has published in journals, such as Journal of Research in PersonalityJournal of Individual Differences, and Personnel Review.




Ph.D. Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Florida Institute of Technology

M.S. Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Florida Institute of Technology

B.S. Psychology, Georgia College & State University





PSYC3355 - Industrial Psychology

PSYC3377 - Test & Measurements


PSYC6641 - Analysis of Variance

PSYC6644 - Applied Psychological Measurement

PSYC6603 - Talent Acquisition and Legal Issues

Research and Teaching Interests

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Workplace Motivation, specifically self-regulation, goal-setting and regulation

Personality and Individual Differences

Talent Acquisition and Selection, including assessment and test development