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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 (on leave for the 2014-15 academic year)
Associate Professor of Psychology
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
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
Samuel P. Putnam 
Professor of Psychology
Social development, temperament, parent-child interactions, and emotion regulation
Hannah Reese
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Zachary Rothschild
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Paul E. Schaffner (on leave for the spring 2015 semester)
Associate Professor of Psychology
Louisa M. Slowiaczek 
Professor of Psychology
Chair of Psychology Department
Language processing, word recognition, lexcal stress, emotional tone of voice, lateralization of language processes
Richmond R. Thompson
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience


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