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Faculty and Staff

Barbara S. Held
Barry N. Wish Professor of Psychology and Social Studies
Clinical and Philosophical Psychology, ontology and epistemology of psychological entities, philosophical underpinnings of psychotherapies

Suzanne B. Lovett
Associate Professor of Psychology and Faculty Liaison for Advising
Cognitive development, children's theories of mind, biology, and biopsychology, and metacognitive understanding

Erika Nyhus
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology

Katherine D. O'Doherty
Postdoctoral Fellow in Psychology

Samuel P. Putnam 
Associate Professor of Psychology
Social development, temperament, parent-child interactions, and emotion regulation

Julie Quimby
Adjunct Lecturer in Psychology (spring semester)

Paul E. Schaffner 
Associate Professor of Psychology
Chair of Psychology Department

Louisa M. Slowiaczek 
Professor of Psychology
Language processing, word recognition, lexcal stress, emotional tone of voice, lateralization of language processes

Richmond R. Thompson
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
Director of Neuroscience Program


Donna M. Trout
Department Coordinator
Telephone: (207) 725-3339