Faculty and Staff

Barbara S. Held
Barry N. Wish Research 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
Cognitive development, children's theories of mind, biology, and biopsychology, and metacognitive understanding
Erika Nyhus (on leave for the fall 2016 semester)
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology
Brian Piper
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
Samuel P. Putnam (on leave for the 2016-17 academic year)
Professor of Psychology
Social development, temperament, parent-child interactions, and emotion regulation
Hannah Reese
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Zachary Rothschild
Assistant 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 (on leave for the 2016-17 academic year)
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Emeritus Faculty

Paul E. Schaffner
Associate Professor of Psychology Emeritus


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