Psychology Faculty

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Cashel, Mary Louise, Associate Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1997; 1997. Child and adolescent assessment; juvenile delinquency and preventative interventions; PTSD.

Choi, You-Jung, Assistant Professor, Psychology, Ph.D. University of Missouri, 2015; 2020. Cognitive development in infants and young children.

Chwalisz, Kathleen D., Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1992; 1992. Health psychology; neuropsychology; group process and intervention; personality.

DiLalla, Lisabeth F., Professor, Psychology, Family and Community Medicine, Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1987; 1992. Developmental psychology; behavioral genetics; social cognitive development.

Drake, Chad, Associate Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2008; 2012. Acceptance and commitment therapy and training; relational frame theory; contextual behavioral science; behavioral measures of cognition; therapeutic change.

Fehr, Karla, Associate Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 2014; 2014. Cognitive-behavioral play interventions for children; pretend play; behavioral sleep medicine interventions.

Habib, Reza, Associate Professor and School Director, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2000; 2003. Brain imaging (fMRI); statistical methodology; long-term memory.

Hurtado-Parrado, Camilo, Assistant Professor BAT, Ph.D., University of Manitoba, 2014; 2021. Human and nonhuman learning and behavioral processes.

Hylin, Michael, Associate Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., Northern Illinois University, 2010; 2014. Brain & Cognitive Sciences; neurocognitive rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury.

Jacobs, Eric, Associate Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Florida, 1997; 1999. Experimental analysis of behavior; behavioral pharmacology; opioid pharmacology, radical behaviorism. 

Kang, Tamara, Assistant Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Texas, El Paso, 2017; 2019. Mental health; criminal justice rehabilitation and assessment; psychology and law.

Kibby, Michelle Y., Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., The University of Memphis, 1998; 2004. Neuropsychology; brain-behavior relations; reading disorders; ADHD; child assessment.

Komarraju, Meera, Professor and Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Ph.D., Osmania University Hyderabad, India, 1983; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 1987; 2006. Personality and cross-cultural differences in academic motivation and achievement; gender, ethnicity, and leadership in the workplace.

Lakshmanan, Usha, Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Michigan,1989; 1990. Psycholinguistics; first and second language acquisition; bilingualism; multilingualism; language and cognition. 

Lee, Eric B., Assistant Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., Utah State University, 2019; 2020. Contextual behavior science; obsessive-compulsive behavior; anxiety; process-based therapy.

Lee, Yueh-Ting, Professor, Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1991;1995. Categorical thinking and evolutionary psychology; intergroup and cultural relations and identity; human beliefs (religion and spirituality); and peace psychology.

Morgan, Robert D., Professor and Dean of the College of Health and Human Sciences, Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1999; 2021. Treatment and assessment of justice-involved persons with mental illness, effects of incarceration including in restricted housing units, and forensic mental health assessment.

Redner, Ryan N., Associate Professor and Program Director, BAT, Ph.D., Western Michigan University, 2012; 2015. Tobacco regulatory science; cell phone use in the classroom; healthy eating and exercise; behavioral economics.

Sahu, Ankita, Assistant Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 2021; 2021. Multicultural training and supervision; multicultural counseling skills; experiences of Black, Indigenous, People of Color students with multicultural training.

Schmidt, Kathleen, Assistant Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2014; 2017. Implicit social cognition; racial attitudes; self-knowledge; social perception; reproducibility in psychology.

Shawler, Lesley, Assistant Professor, BAT, Ph.D., Institute of Applied Behavior Endicott College, 2019; 2021. Assessment and treatment of challenging bevavior and teaching verbal behavior to individuals with Autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.

Emeriti Faculty

Clancy Dollinger, Stephanie M., Associate Professor, Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1989; 1989.

Dillon, Ronna, Professor, Ph.D., University of California, Riverside, 1978; 1978.

DiLalla, David L., Associate Professor and Associate Provost, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1989; 1990.

Dollinger, Stephen J., Professor, Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia, 1977; 1977.

Gannon, Linda, Professor, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1975; 1975.

Gilbert, Brenda O., Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Florida, 1985; 1986.

Gilbert, David G., Professor, Ph.D., Florida State University, 1978; 1985.

Jensen, Robert A., Professor, Ph.D., Northern Illinois University, 1976; 1981.

McHose, James H., Professor, Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1961; 1961.

McKillip, John A., Professor, Ph.D., Loyola University of Chicago, 1974; 1975.

O’Donnell, James P., Associate Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, 1965; 1965.

Pitz, Gordon F., Professor, Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 1963; 1963.

Schill, Thomas R., Professor, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 1963; 1963.

Snyder, John F., Associate Professor, Ph.D., Loyola University, 1965; 1968.

Swanson, Jane L., Professor, Psychology, Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1986; 1986.

Tinsley, Howard E. A., Professor, Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1971; 1973.

Vaux, Alan C., Professor, Ph.D., Trinity College Dublin, 1979; Ph.D., University of California at Irvine, 1980; 1981.

Yanico, Barbara, Associate Professor, Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1977; 1978.