Department Chair

Ruth E. Grahn, Professor of Psychology, Chair of the Psychology Department

Ruth E. Grahn

Professor of Psychology, Chair of the Psychology Department

Impact of stress on behavior and neural function • Animal models of psychopathology • Role of serotonin in fear/anxiety-related behaviors • Protein immunohistochemistry


Faculty

Ann S. Devlin, May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor of Psychology

Ann S. Devlin

May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor of Psychology

(On sabbatical, Fall 2019)

Environmental psychology • Healthcare design • Evidence-based design • Spatial cognition


Judelysse Gomez

William Meredith Assistant Professor of Psychology

Counseling psychology

Jennifer Gorman, Senior Lecturer, Psychology

Jennifer Gorman

Senior Lecturer, Psychology

Health psychology • Psychology of women • Gender roles • Attitudes and expectations • Applied research methods in psychology


Nakia Hamlett

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Child, adolescent and young adult mental health • Complex trauma • Ethnic minority and underserved populations • Child development and developmental psychopathology • Personality disorders • Psychological assessment • Clinical risk assessment and management • Positive behavioral support plans

Jillian C. Marshall, Lecturer in Psychology

Jillian C. Marshall

Lecturer in Psychology

Impact of stress and anxiety on memory formation • Animal models of spatial learning • Factors that affect circadian rhythms and sleep architecture


Jeff Moher, Assistant Professor of Psychology

Jeff Moher

Assistant Professor of Psychology

(On sabbatical, Fall 2019)

Cognitive psychology • Cognitive neuroscience • Visual attention • Cognition in action


Jason A. Nier, Professor of Psychology, Data, Information, and Society Pathway Coordinator

Jason A. Nier

Professor of Psychology, Data, Information, and Society Pathway Coordinator

The assessment of intergroup attitudes • Reducing intergroup bias • Contemporary forms of discrimination and the enforcement of civil rights laws


Patrick R. Rich

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Experimental psychology • Cognitive psychology • Memory • Quantitative methods in psychology

Joseph A. Schroeder, Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Program

Joseph A. Schroeder

Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Program

Neurobiology of analgesia • The neurobiological mechanisms of psychostimulant related behavior • Animal models of neurodegenerative disease, schizophrenia and drug abuse • Heavy metal neurotoxicity • Spatial navigation learning and memory • Development of zebrafish behavioral pharmacology models


Jefferson A. Singer, Dean of the College, Faulk Foundation Professor of Psychology

Jefferson A. Singer

Dean of the College, Faulk Foundation Professor of Psychology

Personality theory • Autobiographical memory • Clinical psychology • Couples and family therapy • Narrative identity • Addiction


Audrey L. Zakriski, Professor of Psychology, Director of the Holleran Center for Community Action and Public Policy

Audrey L. Zakriski

Professor of Psychology, Director of the Holleran Center for Community Action and Public Policy

Children's mental health • Contextual assessment of child psychopathology • Childhood peer rejection and victimization


Rebecca Acabchuk

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology

Michael Armey

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology

Steven Barreto

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology

Michael Bernstein

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology

Ira Martin

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Tracey Schaperow

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Staff

Karen Baker

Lab Assistant

 , Psychology Department Assistant; IRB Administrative Assistant

Kira Philips

Psychology Department Assistant; IRB Administrative Assistant


Joan C. Chrisler, Class of '43 Professor of Psychology

Joan C. Chrisler

Class of '43 Professor of Psychology

Health psychology and psychology of women • Women's health • Menstruation and menopause • Weight and eating disorders • Coping with chronic illness


Bernard Murstein, May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Bernard Murstein

May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Theories of marital choice • Interpersonal attraction, intimate relationships, marital adjustment • Gender differences in relationships • Cross-cultural studies, surveys • Marital, family and group psychology