faculty experts - psychology

Maurissa Abecassis

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences and Education

  • Children's Peer Relationships
  • Children's Social and Emotional Development
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Lying and Deception in Children and Adults
  • Mutual Antipathies and Enemies Among Children
  • Social Policy: Real-world Implications of Psychological Research
  • Sources of Violent and Aggressive Behavior Among Children
R. Todd Coy

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences and Education

  • Psychology
  • Biological Psychology
  • Drugs and Behavior
  • Research Methods and Statistics
Lynn Garrioch

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences and Education

  • Eyewitness Memory
  • Eyewitness Confidence
  • Personality Psychology
  • Psychology and Law
  • Psychology of Women
  • Social Psychology
Russell Medbery

Associate Professor - Exercise and Sport Sciences

  • Mental Skills Training
  • Sport Psychology
Basia Pietlicki

Assistant Professor - Social Science & Education

  • Counseling techniques and careers in counseling
  • The treatment and recovery of sexual abuse survivors
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Parent training for behavioral disorders
Courtney Stein

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences & Education

  • Child Development
  • Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Decision Making
  • Development of Abstract Concepts
Jennifer White

Assistant Professor - Environmental Studies

  • Somatic Psychology