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Faculty

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Faculty
Name Interests Contact
Portrait: Eugene Borgida Eugene Borgida
Professor of Psychology and Law
Social cognition, attitudes and persuasion, psychology and law, political psychology. borgi001@umn.edu
N387 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-3381
Portrait: Thomas Brothen Thomas Brothen
Morse-Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of Psychology
The use of course management systems and other technology to improve post-secondary student learning; teaching of psychology; history of psychology and educational interventions. broth001@umn.edu
N315 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-6498
Portrait: John Campbell John Campbell
Professor
Industrial/organizational, psychometric methods, performance modeling, prediction and selection models, decision-making processes, industrial training and development. campb006@umn.edu
N478 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-9351
Portrait: Colin DeYoung Colin DeYoung
Associate Professor & BP/PIB Area Director
Personality structure, biological basis of personality traits, cognitive abilities, impulsivity and antisocial behavior. cdeyoung@umn.edu
N422 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-1619
Portrait: Steve Engel Stephen Engel
Professor
Cognitive neuroscience of human vision, combining functional MRI and behavioral data: perceptual learning, visual adaptation, color vision. engel@umn.edu
S249 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-5571
Portrait: Chris Federico Christopher Federico
Associate Professor of Psychology and Political Science
Political psychology; intergroup relations and racial attitudes; the psychology of legitimacy; political expertise. federico@umn.edu
N385 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-0560
Portrait: Randy Fletcher Charles R. (Randy) Fletcher
Associate Professor and CAB Area Director
Cognitive and biological, cognition, text comprehension. fletc002@umn.edu
S255 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-6096
Portrait: Patricia Frazier Patricia A. Frazier
Professor
Counseling and social, coping with traumatic life events; PTSD and posttraumatic growth; perceptions of control over traumatic events. pfraz@umn.edu
N571 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-6863
Portrait: Jonathan Gewirtz Jonathan Gewirtz
Associate Professor
Neural substrates of memory, negative affect, and drug dependency. jgewirtz@umn.edu
N246 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-6653
Portrait: Marti Hope Gonzales Marti Hope Gonzales
Associate Professor & Social Area Director
Applied social psychology, impression management and self-presentation, accountability, political psychology, medical compliance. gonza001@umn.edu
N315 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-9035
Portrait: Will Grove William Grove
Associate Professor
Classification and behavior genetics of psychoses, numerical taxonomy, personality disorders, clinical vs. statistical prediction, assessment and forensic psychology. grove001@umn.edu
N438a Elliott Hall
(612) 625-1599
Portrait: Jo-Ida C. Hansen Jo-Ida C. Hansen
Professor, Department of Psychology; Director, Counseling Psychology Program; Director, Center for Interest Measurement Research; Co-Director, Career Counseling and Assessment Clinic; Adjunct Professor, Human Resources and Industrial Relations
Counseling, vocational interest measurement and inventory construction, career development, cross-cultural interest measurement, leisure. hanse004@umn.edu
N556 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-2081/
(612) 625-3873
Portrait: Sheng He Sheng He
Professor
Human vision and attention, visual awareness, cognitive neuroscience. sheng@umn.edu
N252 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-0752
Portrait: Nate Helwig Nathaniel Helwig
Assistant Professor
Computational statistics, smoothing splines, semiparametric regression, multimode/tensor analysis, neuroimaging, psychometrics helwig@umn.edu
N650 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-8363
Portrait: Bill Iacono William G. Iacono
Regents Professor
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Clinical, psychophysiology, behavior genetics, biological makers of schizophrenia, drug abuse, alcoholism, the course and development of psychopathology, lie detection. wiacono@umn.edu
N444 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-6078
Portrait: Yuhong Jiang Yuhong Jiang
Associate Professor
Research on the perception, attention, and memory of visual input using behavioral testing and functional brain imaging. jiang166@umn.edu
S251 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-7003
Portrait: Dan Kersten Daniel J. Kersten
Professor
Cognitive neuroscience, human vision, computational vision, neuroimaging, visual psychophysics. kersten@umn.edu
S212 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-2589
Portrait: Bonnie Klimes-Dougan Bonnie Klimes-Dougan
Contract Assistant Professor
My work utilizes developmental and neuroscience approaches to identify disruptions in stress/emotion regulatory processes that precede, accompany and are a consequence of depression and suicidal behavior. Additionally my work examines factors that modify these risk trajectories. klimes@umn.edu
N414 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-4347
Portrait: Kristen Kling Kristen Kling
Contract Associate Professor
Gender differences, psychological correlates of academic success klin0186@umn.edu
Portrait: Wilma Koutstaal Wilma Koutstaal
Associate Professor
Thinking, memory, and mental agility; cognitive neuroscience; neuropsychology; aging. kouts003@umn.edu
S247 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-1966
Portrait: Robert Krueger Robert Krueger
Hathaway Distinguished Professor and CSPR Area Director
Classification and etiology of psychopathology and substance use disorders, personality disorders, personality psychology, quantitative and molecular genetics, quantitative models of individual differences. krueg038@umn.edu
N414 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-8541
Portrait: Nathan Kuncel Nathan Kuncel
Associate Professor & I/O Area Director
Structure and prediction of performance in academic and work settings. kunce001@umn.edu
N464 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-1651
Portrait: James Lee James Lee
Assistant Professor
Mental abilities, individual differences, behavioral genetics, human evolution. leex2293@umn.edu
N409 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-4980
Portrait: Rich Lee Richard M. Lee
Professor
Counseling psychology; cultural and ethnic minority psychology; international adoption. richlee@umn.edu
N563 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-6357
Portrait: Gordon Legge Gordon Legge
Distinguished McKnight University Professor & DGS
Cognitive and biological, human visual perception, cognitive science. legge@umn.edu
N257 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-0846
Portrait: Shmuel Lissek Shmuel Lissek
Assistant Professor
The neurobiology and psychophysiology of human anxiety, classical and operant conditioning markers of clinical anxiety, generalization of conditioned fear, the neural antecedents of avoidance and other fear-related decisions. smlissek@umn.edu
N416 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-9918
Portrait: Monica Luciana Monica Luciana
Department Chair
Professor
Neurochemical (dopaminergic and serotonergic) modulation of functions of the human prefrontal cortex; neurodevelopment of executive functions in adolescence using behavioral, molecular genetic and neuroimaging techniques. lucia003@umn.edu
N419 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-0757
Portrait: Angus MacGonald Angus MacDonald, III
Associate Professor
Basic cognitive and affective neuroscience using fMRI, the neural and genetic bases of schizophrenia and other mental illnesses, and the psychometrics of measuring group differences. angus@umn.edu
N426 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-3813
Portrait: Traci Mann Traci Mann
Professor
Health behavior change, particularly in the context of eating, dieting, and obesity; Self-control; Stress and eating; Predictors of eating in everyday life. mann@umn.edu
S357 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-5838
Portrait: Chad Marsolek Chad J. Marsolek
Professor
Human memory, vision, learning, and how they are modulated by emotional and social factors. Cognitive neuroscience. marso002@umn.edu
N253 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-1597
Portrait: Matt McGue Matthew McGue
Regents Professor
Behavior genetics, individual differences, quantitative psychology, aging, substance abuse. mcgue001@umn.edu
N241a Elliott Hall
(612) 625-8305
Portrait: Cheryl Olman Cheryl Olman
Associate Professor
Biological basis of functional magnetic resonance imaging; modulation of low level visual responses by scene perception. caolman@umn.edu
S243 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-7607
Portrait: Deniz Ones Deniz Ones
Professor & Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Personnel selection and classification, personality assessment and research, meta analysis, cross-cultural research. onesx001@umn.edu
N472 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-4551
Portrait: Andrew Oxenham Andrew J. Oxenham
Professor
Auditory perception and cognition; computational models of hearing; hearing impairment and cochlear implants. oxenham@umn.edu
N249 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-2241
Portrait: Gail Peterson Gail Peterson
Associate Professor
Radical Behaviorism; experimental and applied behavior analysis; general behavior theory. peter004@umn.edu
S223 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-2863
Portrait: Alex Rothman Alexander J. Rothman
Professor
Social, judgment and decision-making, health beliefs and health behavior, persuasion, cognition and emotion, stereotyping, research methodology. rothm001@umn.edu
N321 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-2573
Portrait: Paul Sackett Paul Sackett
Professor
Personnel decision making, job performance, counterproductive behavior in the workplace, managerial potential. psackett@umn.edu
N475 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-9842
Portrait: Aaron Schmidt Aaron Schmidt
Associate Professor
Employee motivation and self-regulation, including goal prioritization and time allocation, responses to actual and anticipated success, and applications of self-regulatory theory to individual and team training. aschmidt@umn.edu
N486 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-9188
Portrait: Paul Schrater Paul Schrater
Associate Professor
Statistical pattern recognition, human and computer vision, multi-modal sensory integration and motor control. schrater@umn.edu
S211 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-8638
Portrait: Jeff Simpson Jeffry A. Simpson
Professor
Social, interpersonal relationships, attachment, evolution and social behavior, personality and social behavior, social influence. simps108@umn.edu
S354 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-0025
Portrait: Mark Snyder Mark Snyder
McKnight Presidential Chair in Psychology
Personality and social behavior; self and identity; altruism and pro-social behavior; social perception and interpersonal behavior; social influence and attitude change; motivational foundations of individual and collective action. msnyder@umn.edu
N367 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-1507
  Mark Stellmack
Contract Assistant Professor
  stell006@umn.edu
S105 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-0501
Portrait: Moin Syed Moin Syed
Assistant Professor
Identity development among culturally and ethnically diverse youth; intersections among multiple identities; educational and career pathways; narrative psychology. moin@umn.edu
N567 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-9501
Portrait: Mark Thomas Mark Thomas
Associate Professor
Neurobiology of drug-induced plasticity and addiction, behavioral neuroscience, transgenic mice, cellular electrophysiology. tmhomas@umn.edu
S254 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-4963
Portrait: Neal Viemeister Neal Viemeister
Professor
Auditory perception, psychophysics, models of perceptual processes. nfv@umn.edu
N264 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-4024
Portrait: Niels Waller Niels Waller
Professor & QPM Area Director
Quantitative models of individual differences, psychometrics, factor analysis, taxometrics, item response theory. nwaller@umn.edu
N657 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-8729
Portrait: Chun Wang Chun Wang
Assistant Professor
Psychometric methods,item response theory, computerized adaptive testing, cognitive diagnosis, and semi-parametric modeling. wang4066@umn.edu
N658 Elliott Hall
(612) 626-8936
Portrait: David Weiss David J. Weiss
Professor
Psychometric methods, counseling, computerized adaptive testing, latent trait measurement theory. djweiss@umn.edu
N660 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-0342
Visiting Faculty
Name Interests Contact
Remington Roger Remington
Professor
University of Queensland, Australia
Human attention and information processing, with emphasis on the understanding of complex applied domains. remin085@umn.edu
S214 Elliott Hall
(612) 624-9483
Emeritus Faculty
Name Interests Contact
  Ellen Berscheid Social, interpersonal attraction, close relationships, social perception and cognition, emotion. bersc001@umn.edu
Portrait: Tom Bouchard Thomas J. Bouchard, Jr. Individual differences, behavior genetics, evolutionary psychology assessment, mental abilities, twin and adoption research. bouch001@umn.edu
Portrait: Dwight Burkhardt Dwight Burkhardt Vision and neuroscience, function of retinal neurons, human psychophysics. burkh001@umn.edu
N240 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-6375
Portrait: James Butcher James Butcher Personality assessment, cross-cultural psychology. butch001@umn.edu
S353 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-9880
MMPI's Website
  René V. Dawis Counseling, individual differences, industrial/organizational, psychometric methods, work adjustment, vocational assessment, vocational counseling, measurement of abilities, values, and work personality. dawis001@umn.edu
Portrait: Irving Gottesman Irving Gottesman Genetics of psychopathology and schizophrenia. gotte003@umn.edu
N231 Elliott Hall
Portrait: Gloria Leon Gloria R. Leon Personality, stress and coping in extreme environments, psychosocial aspects in disaster response and management, psychosocial factors in space missions, thermal control of astronaut status. leonx003@umn.edu
N420 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-9324
Portrait: Bruce Overmier J. Bruce Overmier
Professor
Cognitive and biological: stress, conditioning, learning, and memory in animals and humans, and their biological mechanisms. psyjbo@umn.edu
N258 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-1835
Portrait: Gail Peterson Gail Peterson
Associate Professor
Radical Behaviorism; experimental and applied behavior analysis; general behavior theory. peter004@umn.edu
S223 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-2863
  Warren W. Roberts Experimental, physiological. rober028@umn.edu
  Auke Tellegen Personality research and assessment, clinical. telle001@umn.edu
N252 Elliott Hall
(612) 625-1351