Faculty research

 

Psychology Sub-Discipline  

Faculty Member  

Research Interests
Lab Group/Space
 

Clinical/Clinical Health Psychology
 
 
 

Ann Collier

 

Suzanne Daiss

 

Sumner Sydeman

  • Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) devices 
  • Novel Substances of Abuse 
  • Depression and Anxiety in Cardiac Patients
 

Larry Stevens

  • Psychophysiological Correlates of Compassion
  • EEG Lab 
 

Cognitive Psychology
 
 
 
 
 

Michael Alban

  • Memory and Cognitive Processes
  • Cognition Lab
 

Michelle Miller

  • Memory for Course Material
  • Attention and Learning
 

Viktoria Tidikis

 

Developmental Psychology
 
 
 
 

Melikşah Demir

 

Dana Donohue

  • Academic Achievement in Impoverished Children
 

Nora Dunbar

 

 

Health Psychology 

 
 

 

Steve Barger

 

Natasha Dmitrieva

  • Daily Stressors and HPA-axis Regulation
  • Distinct Profiles/Trajectories of Health and Health Behaviors
  • Obesity and Overweight
 

Heidi Wayment

  • Stress & Coping
  • Health & Well-Being
 

Industrial/Organizational Psychology

 

Greg Busath

  • Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
 

Ann Huffman

  • Organizations and Employee Wellbeing
  • High Stress Environments (e.g., Military)
  • Diversity in the Workplace
  • Work-Life Research Group 
 

Neuroscience/ Perception
 
 
 
 

Melissa Birkett

 

Kathleen Knights

  • Visual Perception
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Attention 
 

Larry Stevens 

  • Psychophysiological Correlates of Compassion
  • EEG Lab 
 

Chad Woodruff

 

 Research/Statistical Methods

Greg Busath

  • Meta-Analysis
 

Meliksah Demir

  • Volunteer bias in research and solutions
 

Natasha Dmitrieva

  • Ecological Momentary Assessment
  • Longitudinal Analysis (e.g., Multilevel Modeling)
  • Analysis of Latent Subgroups (e.g., Latent Class Analysis, Growth Mixture Modeling)
  • Psychometrics (e.g., Scale Development, Measurement Equivalence)
 

Sexuality

Andy Walters

  • Human Sexuality
  • Masculinity Research  
 

Suzanne Daiss

  • Sexuality and Overweight/Obesity
 

Social Psychology


 

Anjali Mishra

  • Positive Psychology
  • Post-Traumatic Growth
  • Gratitude Research
 

Daniel Weidler     

  • Impact of Close Relationship on Self-Concept
  • Self and Identity
 

Heidi Wayment     

  • Self-Identity
  • Quiet Ego
  • Positive Psychology
 

Social Neuroscience
 

Chad Woodruff

 

Robert J. Goodman