The Catholic University of America

Core Faculty

  • Nancy E. Adleman, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor                               Applied Experimental/Human Development                                    Research: neuroimaging (fMRI, MRI, DTI); attention; mood/emotion; adolescent psychopathology; clinical neuroscience; cognition-emotion interaction
  • Sandra Barrueco, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor
    Director of Clinical Training         Research: Dr. Barrueco's expertise centers on assessment, methodological, and intervention approaches for young ethnically-and linguistically-diverse children and families.
  • James Brennan, Ph.D.
    Professor
  • Deborah M. Clawson, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor
    Director, Applied Experimental Program
  • Kathryn A. Degnan, Ph.D.
    Visiting Assistant Professor               Human Development
  • Carol R. Glass, Ph.D.
    Professor
    Clinical                                         Research: mindfulness; sports psychology; cognitive-behavior therapy; cognition and anxiety; psychotherapy integration; psychotherapy research
  • Marcie Goeke-Morey, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor                Undergraduate Program Director              Human Development
  • David A. Jobes, Ph.D.
    Professor                                               Clinical                                         Research: The clinical assessment and treatment of suicidal risks. 
     
  • Brendan A. Rich, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor                             Clinical                                                MA Program Director           
    Research: My research focuses on examining the effectiveness of therapy in children and adolescents with anxiety, ADHD, and autism.
  • Marc M. Sebrechts, Ph.D.
    Professor
    Department Chair                           Applied Experimental/ Human Factors Research: attention and multitasking; virutal environments and learning; avatars and agents
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Barry M. Wagner, Ph.D.
Professor                                             Clinical                                        Research: Family relationships and child/adolescent adjustment, including mindfulness in families, parenting interventions, and family risk factors for adolescent suicidal behavior.
 

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Staff

  • Judy Falk
    Administrative Assistant
  • Kaitlin Schiele, M.Sc.
    Academic Specialist

 

 

 

Lecturers and Research Faculty

  • Anita Boss, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Kevin Crowley, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Jennifer Crumlish, Ph.D.
    Research Associate
  • Cory Davenport, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Lillian De Petrillo, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Travis Flower, J.D., Psy.D.
    Lecturer
  • Michael Hendricks, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Keith Kaufman, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Seth Kiser, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Kate LaPort, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
  • Michael Miller, Ph.D.
    Lecturer
    • David Missar, Ph.D.
      Lecturer
      • John Parkhurst, Ph.D.
        Lecturer
        • Tim Pineau, Ph.D.
          Lecturer
        • Catherina Rathman, Ph.D.
          Lecturer
      • Keith Jennings, Ph.D.                                                 Research Assistant Professor   

 

Other Affiliated Faculty

  • John Convey, Ph.D.
    Professor of Education

 

Emeritus Faculty

  • James H. Howard, Jr., Ph.D.
    Wylma R. & James R. Curtin Professor Emeritus                                      Research: Cognitive neuroscience of aging; changes in brain structure and function that underlie cognitive change in the course of healthy aging.
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James E. Youniss, Ph.D.
Wylma R. & James R. Curtin Professor Emeritus
Research Professor