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. Development 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.

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, Ann Arbor, 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, Psychology 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.

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 bias; self-knowledge; social perception; reproducibility in psychology.

Emeriti Faculty

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

Dillon, Ronna, Professor, Emerita, 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, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1977; 1977.

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

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

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

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

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

McKillip, John A., Professor, Emeritus, 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, Emeritus, Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 1963; 1963.

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

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

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

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

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

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