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Psychology: Faculty and Staff

Professors

Natalie K. Person. 1994. Chair. B.A., University of Mississippi; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Memphis. (Cognitive; learning technologies; educational psychology.)
Marsha D. Walton. 1979. B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (Developmental; narrative and social interaction.)

Associate Professors

Anita A. Davis. 1996. B.A., Rhodes College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. (Clinical; community; interventions with minority populations; adolescent motherhood.)
Kimberly M. Gerecke. 2006. B.S., Muskingum College; M.S., University of Richmond. Ph.D. University of Alabama at Birmingham. (Neuroscience; exercise and neurodegeneration.)
Elizabeth Thomas. 2011. B.A., Georgetown University, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. (Urban Studies; community psychology; psychology and the arts.)
Christopher G. Wetzel. 1982. B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (Social; social cognition; prejudice.)
Matthew Weeks. 2015. B.A. Kentucky Wesleyan College; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Memphis. (Social; social cognition; stereotyping.)
Katherine White. 2009. B.A., Rhodes College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Florida. (Cognitive and sensory processing; cognitive aging.)

Assistant Professors

Jonathan Cook. 2013. B.S., Andrews University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Missouri. (Clinical; stigma and mental illness; media portrayal of mental illness.)
Erin Cue. 2016. B.S., Vanderbilt University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California in Los Angeles. (Educational psychology; African-American achievement and motivation.)
Jason Haberman. 2014. B.A., University of Miami; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California - Davis. (Neuroscience: visual psychophysics; object recognition, ensemble perception.)
Jamie Jirout. 2014. B.A., Colgate University; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University. (Educational psychology: scientific curiosity and persistence; spatial processing.)
Rebecca Klatzkin. 2011. B.S., University of Richmond; M.A., and Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (Behavioral neuroscience: stress; eating behavior; binge eating disorder.)
Geoffrey Maddox. 2013. B.A., University of Missouri; M.A., and Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis. (Cognitive: Aging and development.)
Ry Testa. 2015. B.A., Tufts University; M.A., and Ph.D., Temple University. (Clinical: Mental and medical health disparities in marginalized communities.)

Staff

Christy Waldkirch. Departmental Assistant.