Faculty Profiles

Faculty Mentors

Discipline/Area

Research Opportunities

 

Dr. Yoav Arieh

 

Cognition & Perception

 

Cognitive and perceptual processes with an emphasis on hearing processes, selective attention, multi-sensory integration and decision making

Dr. Saundra Collins

 

 

 

Dr. Julian Keenan

 

Cognitive Neuroimaging

 

Self-awareness and the brain; deception and deception detection; evolutionary cognitive neuroscience

 

 

Dr. Laura Lakusta

 

Developmental Psychology

 

Cognitive and language development with focus on the nature of pre-linguistic thought and how learning language may influence the way children think about the world

Dr. Sandra Lewis

Clinical Psychologist

Black students’ experiences with racial microaggressions

 

Dr. Ruth Propper

 

Cognitive Psychology

 

Lateralized cortical contributions to memory

 

Dr. Jennifer Pardo

 

Cognitive Psychology

 

Language and cognition; Production and perception of speech

 

 

Dr. Deborah Ragin

 

Health Psychology

 

Health psychology, with a focus on the socio-ecological model to explain health outcomes.  Healthy communities; Health economics; Health disparities and health systems; Health policy

 

 

Dr. Peter Vietze

 

Developmental Psychology

 

A model of parenting style in parents with young children; Mother-infant/toddler interaction; Mastery motivation in infancy; Adolescents with developmental disabilities; Intervention with infants/toddlers with Autism Spectrum Disorders