Affiliated Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Lee, Yoona
Lecturer in Psychology

Lupis, Sarah
Lecturer in Psychology

Polito, Michael
Lecturer in Psychology

Wasserman, Stephanie
Lecturer in Psychology


Emeriti

Hershenson, Maurice
Professor Emeritus of Psychology
Expertise: Visual space perception. Visual information processing. Monocular visual space perception: size and shape constancy and the metric perceived space.

Jackendoff, Ray S.
Professor Emeritus of Linguistics and Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Semantics of natural language; syntax; general linguistic theory; evolution of language; language and spatial cognition; consciousness; social cognition; music cognition

Maling, Joan M.
Professor Emerita of Linguistics and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Linguistics. Syntactic theory. Historical syntax. Metrics. Syntactic theory. Icelandic syntax. Korean syntax.

Morant, Ricardo B.
Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Perception and sensory processes; experimental psychology; art and illusion

Watson, Malcolm
Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, George and Frances Levin Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Developmental psychology.

Wodinsky, Jerome
Professor Emeritus of Psychology
Expertise: Comparative psychology. Learning theory. Sensory physiology.

Faculty

Cunningham, Joseph, Undergraduate Advising Head
Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Clinical and developmental psychology, nonverbal communication, emotional development; gender differences

DiZio, Paul, Department Chair
Associate Professor of Psychology and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Human spatial orientation; posture and balance; movement control and coordination; sensory-motor adaptation; motor development; multi-sensory interactions; space perception; space flight physiology; human factors in virtual environments; motion sickness; brain-computer interaction.

Gutchess, Angela
Associate Professor of Psychology and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Effects of age and culture on memory and social cognition.

Gutsell, Jennifer
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Social and Affective Neuroscience; Cross-group Resonance; Emotion and Self-control; Empathy and Environmentalism

Jadhav, Shantanu
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Neurophysiology of learning and decision making

Katz, Donald
Associate Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Neural dynamics of gustatory perception and learning.

Knight, Raymond
Mortimer Gryzmish Professor of Human Relations
Expertise: Clinical psychology. Experimental psychopathology.

Lachman, Margie
Minnie and Harold Fierman Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Life-span development; midlife; aging; sense of control; adult personality; memory; health-promoting behaviors; intervention research to improve cognitive and physical functioning.

Lackner, James
Meshulam and Judith Riklis Professor of Physiology and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Spatial orientation. Human movement control. Adaptation to unusual force environments.

Liu, Xiaodong, Masters Program Coordinator
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Expertise: Applied Statistics: linear and non-linear Multi-level modeling / Hierarchical Linear Modeling (HLM), Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), General & Generalized Linear Modeling, Longitudinal Data Analysis Child Development: factors (at individual, familial, communal, & cultural levels) related to child psychological adjustment (internalizing & externalizing) and school performance.

Molinsky, Andrew L.
Professor in the Brandeis International Business School
Expertise: Emotionally demanding tasks at work, including necessary evils and cross-cultural code-switching.

Rohleder, Nicolas
Assistant Professor of Psychology and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Biological Health Psychology, Stress, Aging and Health, Psychoneuroimmunology and -endocrinology

Sekuler, Robert
Louis and Frances Salvage Professor of Psychology and Professor of Neuroscience
Expertise: Visual perception. Cognitive processes, particularly visual memory, navigation of complex environments, imitation of seen actions, and age-related changes in cognitive function.

Wingfield, Arthur
Nancy Lurie Marks Professor of Neuroscience and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Language, Memory and Adult Aging.

Wolf, Jutta M.
Assistant Professor of Psychology and of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems
Expertise: Health Psychology; Biopsychological Stress Responses: Determinants and Mechanisms; Depression; PTSD; Emotion Expression and Sleep.

Wright, Ellen J.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Expertise: The intersection between clinical psychology, depression, gender, development, emotion regulation. Specifically: gender and developmental differences in and risks for depression; Risk, resiliency and depression prevention; emotion regulation, self-focused attention, rumination and reflection; coping, and development; psychosomatic obstetrics and gynecology and affective disorders (i.e., postpartum depression and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder)

Zebrowitz, Leslie A., Graduate Program Head
Manuel Yellen Professor of Social Relations
Expertise: Social psychology; face perception; facial stereotypes (babyfaceness, attractiveness); age and gender stereotypes.

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