The tenured and tenure-track faculty members of the Department of Psychology are listed below. You can also visit the web page for faculty research for more information on the research interests of each faculty member.
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Pamela Scott-Johnson, Ph.D. [Dean, College of Natural and Social Sciences]
Ph.D., 1989, Princeton University
Gaithri Fernando, Ph.D. [Department Chair]
Ph.D., 1996, Fuller Theological Seminary
Research Lab: Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress Lab
Daisy E. Camacho-Thompson, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2016, University of California, Los Angeles
Jessica Dennis, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2003, University of California, Riverside
Research Lab: The Center for Multicultural Research
Ramani Durvasula, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1997, University of California, Los Angeles
Research Lab: Health Psychology Lab
Mitchell Eisen, Ph.D. [Director, Forensic MS program]
Ph.D., 1993, University of Miami
Research Lab: Forensic Psychology Lab
Joel Ellwanger, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1997, Northwestern University
Research Lab: Human Psychophysiology Laboratory
Steven Frenda, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2014, University of California, Irvine
Senqi Hu, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1990, Pennsylvania State University
Matthew Jackson, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2013, University of California, Los Angeles
Robert Kennison, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2000, Claremont Graduate University
Research Lab: Silver Eagle Memory and Aging Lab
Eric L. Kohatsu, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1992, University of Maryland, College Park
Research Lab: Cross-Cultural Research Center
Brigitte Matthies, Ph.D.
Pamela Regan, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1994, University of Minnesota
Research Lab: Social Relations Lab
Heidi Riggio, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2001, Claremont Graduate University
Gloria Romero, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1983, University of California, Riverside
Henry D. Schlinger, Jr., Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1985, Western Michigan University
Research Lab: Behavior Analysis Lab
Ji Son, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2007, Indiana University
Research Lab: Learning Lab
Doug Stenstrom, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2008, University of Southern California
Kaveri Subrahmanyam, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 1993, University of California, Los Angeles
Research Lab: Media and Language Lab