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Psychology Faculty

Fisher faculty are dedicated, highly credentialed professionals who consistently make the advancement of scholarship in their respective fields a top priority.

Visiting Assistant Professor
Matt Bereza
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Interrelationships between stigma, health, and wellbeing; the psychology of weight; pedagogical research
Kimberly McClure-Brenchley
Visiting Instructor
Brittany Broderick
Professor and Chair, Psychology Department
Areas of Interest: Individual and group decision making; improving teamwork; organization development
Timothy Franz
Assistant Professor and Program Director, Athletic Performance Major
Sara Goodman
Associate Professor and Associate Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Areas of Interest: Mindfulness. Application of mindfulness in the classroom, mindfulness and college student well-being and academic success, mindfulness and diversity
Melissa Goodwin (Ghera)
Assistant Professor
Ozge Kantas
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Autism, challenging behavior, sleep disorders
Eileen Merges
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Evaluative conditioning, configural learning and pedagogical research
Laura Phelan
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Health and behavior issues; teaching of psychology
Dawn Rager
Visiting Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: Developmental psychology, parent-child relationships, adolescent autonomy development
Jessica Robinson
Areas of Interest: Mental health stigma, history of psychiatry
Ryan Thibodeau