Professor, Department of Psychological Science

Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley Street

New Britain, CT 06050



Ph.D., Kent State University, 1987.  Developmental / Experimental Psychology.

M.A., Kent State University, 1984. Developmental/Experimental Psychology.

B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 1980. Psychology. Magna Cum Laude.








Central Connecticut State University

  Department of Psychology/ Psychological Science

Professor 1999-present

Chair July 2005-June 2009, Acting Chair Spring 2010

Assistant Chair Jan-June 2005

Associate Professor 1993 - 1999

Assistant Professor 1988 - 1993

Chair, Human Studies Council-Institutional Review Board 1990-present

Wright State University, Department of Psychology, Dayton, Ohio

Assistant Professor 1987 - 1988

Instructor 1986 - 1987


Courses taught at Central Connecticut State University

General Psychology I

Adolescent Psychology

Child and Adolescent Development

Lifespan Developmental Psychology

Media Psychology

Seminar in Developmental Psychology (graduate level)

Research Methods in Psychology I

Research Methods in Psychology II

Reading and Research in Psychology

Internship in Psychological Applications

Television and Behavior


Courses taught at Wright  State University

Introductory Psychology I

Introductory Psychology II

Lifespan Developmental Psychology

Advanced Topics in Developmental Psychology

Advanced Topics in Personality Psychology

Television and Behavior


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