College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Graduate Assistants


  • Aziz Abubshait

    Aziz Abubshait

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Mind perception, human-robot interaction, social cognition

  • Balca Alaybek

    Balca Alaybek

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: judgment and decision-making, job performance, cybersecurity incident response team effectiveness, and research methods.

  • Xiaozhu An

    Xiaozhu An

    Applied Developmental Psychology: teacher-student interactions, classroom quality, inclusive education, and behavior modifications.

  • Brianna Artz

    Brianna Artz

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: Canine cognition & behavior and human-animal interactions


  • Wendy Baccus

    Wendy Baccus

    Biological Motion, Visual Perception, Spatial Navigation, Social Perception

  • Daniela Barragan

    Daniela Barragan

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Driver Inattention, Mental Workload, and Perception

  • Paul Beatty

    Paul Beatty

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: Attention, sensory processes, performance monitoring, subjective confidence, neuroimaging techniques

  • Martin J Biskup

    Martin J Biskup

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: narrative identity, motivation, and psychological well-being

  • Aaron B Booth

    Aaron B Booth

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience

  • Emily Boren

    Emily Boren

    Clinical Psychology: Clinical psychology: offender rehabilitation, values and character strengths, psychopathy

  • Lauren Breithaupt

    Lauren Breithaupt

    Clinical Psychology, Neuroscience, Eating Disorders

  • Catherine Byrne

    Catherine Byrne

    Clinical Psychology: the dissemination of evidence-based treatments for eating disorders, the etiology and maintenance of body dissatisfaction and disordered eating, and eating disorder prevention and early intervention


  • Jose A Calvo

    Jose A Calvo

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition

  • Nicole A Campbell
  • Sarah Carter

    Sarah Carter

    Clinical Psychology: PTSD and reactions to stress, suicide, military couples, social support, romantic relationships

  • Ho Kwan Cheung

    Ho Kwan Cheung

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: Diversity and Discrimination in the workplace, Occupational Health Psychology, Cross-cultural issues at work

  • Jihyae Choe

    Jihyae Choe

    Applied Developmental Psychology: Cognitive development, academic achievement, cross-culture, second language acquisition, socio-emotional competence, and education policy

  • Steven Chong
  • Dean Cisler

    Dean Cisler

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition

  • Natalie Coschigano
  • Lydia Craig

    Lydia Craig

    Employee well-being, career decision-making, friendship, leisure

  • Kristen Craven

    Kristen Craven

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: Alzheimer's Disease (specifically tau pathology), & Traumatic Brain Injury in animal models


  • Jasmine Sierra Dang

    Jasmine Sierra Dang

    Vigilance Tasks, Wearable Interfaces, Driving, and Human-Computer Interaction

  • Jordan M. Daylor

    Jordan M. Daylor

    Clinical Psychology: Forensic psychology, offender rehabilitation, program evaluation

  • Annamarie Defayette

    Annamarie Defayette

    adolescence, suicide, self-regulatory processes, prevention and intervention

  • Jennifer DiMauro

    Jennifer DiMauro

    Clinical Psychology: psychopathological responses to trauma

  • David J Disabato

    David J Disabato

    Clinical Psychology: Anxiety, Depression, Well-being, Strengths, Quantitative Methods

  • Erin Doherty

    Erin Doherty

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience

  • John Donnelly
  • Jim Doorley
  • Samantha Dubrow

    Samantha Dubrow

    teams, multiteam systems, team science, social network analysis, healthcare, emergency response

  • Sarah Dziura

    Sarah Dziura

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: visual perception, social cognition, social network analysis



  • Jason Feinberg

    Jason Feinberg

    Psychological well-being, emotion regulation, positive psychology

  • Laura Fletcher

    Laura Fletcher

    Industrial-Organizational Psychology: cross-cultural issues, teams dynamics, networks, communication / information sharing

  • Johanna Folk

    Johanna Folk

    Clinical Psychology: offender rehabilitation, community connectedness, emotion regulation

  • Annie M. L. Fox

    Annie M. L. Fox

    Clinical Psychology: trauma, romantic relationships, health psychology, military and veteran populations


  • James Gaudaen
  • Kris T. Gebhard

    Kris T. Gebhard

    Clinical Psychology: interpersonal violence, violence against trans women, empowerment

  • Sarah T. Giff

    Sarah T. Giff

    Clinical Psychology: PTSD, couples, military psychology, interpersonal impacts of psychopathology

  • Stefanie F Gonçalves

    Stefanie F Gonçalves

    Clinical Psychology: emotion-related impulsivity, adolescents, substance use, fMRI

  • Fallon Rachael Goodman

    Fallon Rachael Goodman

    Clinical Psychology: social anxiety; emotion regulation; well-being

  • Jennifer P Green

    Jennifer P Green

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: personality, research methods

  • Jordan Greenburg

    Jordan Greenburg

    grade retention; delayed school entry; academic outcomes for low-income and minority populations



  • Shane Kelly

    Shane Kelly

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition

  • Kerry Kelso
  • William R Kochen

    William R Kochen

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: The role of metals in Tauopathies and Traumatic Brain Injuries

  • Spencer Kohn

    Spencer Kohn

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Trust in Automation, Trust Repair, & Human-Automation Teams

  • MaryJo A Kolze

    MaryJo A Kolze

    Leadership development, Leader identity, Systems thinking, Cross-Cultural psychology, Well-being

  • Wenmo Kong

    Wenmo Kong

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology


  • Jennifer Lafreniere
  • Diane Lameira

    Diane Lameira

    Clinical Psychology: Clinical Psychology: Mood Disorders, Exercise interventions

  • Xue Lei

    Xue Lei

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: Work motivation,emotions,employee well-being,occupational health psychology, and research methods

  • Samuel Leslie
  • Qingzhe Li
  • Stephen Lippi

    Stephen Lippi

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: The effects of zinc in transgenic mouse models of Alzheimer's disease; how graduate students/professors can improve student performance in the classroom

  • Jennifer M Loya

    Jennifer M Loya

    Clinical Psychology: Substance misuse and borderline personality disorder among formerly incarcerated individuals

  • Hao Lyu

    Hao Lyu

    Early childhood education, Patterning instruction and Cognitive intervention in student learning.

  • Robert López Jr.

    Robert López Jr.

    Clinical Psychology: assessment; adolescence; emotion regulation; self-injurious thoughts and behaviors


  • Arielle Mandell

    Arielle Mandell

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Trust, Vigilance, Social Robotics, Cognition

  • Elpiniki Marchesini

    Elpiniki Marchesini

    Applied Developmental Psychology: whole-school improvement via multi-tiered service delivery models; collaboration between special and general educators; benefits of social-emotional teaching on a variety of student outcomes

  • Hannah M Markell

    Hannah M Markell

    Industrial Organizational Psychology: Methodology, Work-family, Discrimination, Statistical Analyses

  • Molly Martini

    Molly Martini

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Dynamic Display Design and its Effects on Human Behavior

  • Caitlin Mauger
  • Ryan McGarry

    Ryan McGarry

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Distribution of Visual Attention, Cognitive Aging, and Cognitive Training using EEG and MRI

  • Joseph Peter McGuinness

    Joseph Peter McGuinness

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience

  • Emily Medvin

    Emily Medvin

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology

  • Ashley A Membere

    Ashley A Membere

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology

  • Jerry L Mize

    Jerry L Mize

    Applied Developmental Psychology: Social development in children and adolescents. An emphasis on peer relationships and contextual influences on development. Secondary interest in bullying, aggression, and maladjustment.

  • Alex Moffett

    Alex Moffett

    Applied Developmental Psychology

  • Mandana Kinoshita Mohtasham

    Mandana Kinoshita Mohtasham

    Applied Developmental Psychology: Applied Developmental Psychology

  • Ali Momen

    Ali Momen

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Neuroscience, Social Psychology, and Robotics

  • Samuel Monfort

    Samuel Monfort

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Automation, Attention, Stress, Measurement, and Statistics

  • Heather Melissa Mullins

    Heather Melissa Mullins

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology

  • Kaitlyn A Mumma

    Kaitlyn A Mumma

    Applied Developmental Psychology


  • Caroline L.C. Neely

    Caroline L.C. Neely

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience: Traumatic brain injury; chronic traumatic encephalopathy; therioepistemology; statistics

  • Rachel Nguyen

    Rachel Nguyen

    Visual Attention and Search, Visuo-spatial Cognition, Human-Computer Interaction, and Statistics

  • Claire E Niehaus

    Claire E Niehaus

    Clinical Psychology: Parenting, prevention of adolescent risk behaviors, promotion of adaptive parenting in low-income communities



  • Laura Rabbitt

    Laura Rabbitt

    Working Memory, EEG, Eye tracking, Pupillometry, Face Recognition, Memory

  • Raul Gabriel Ramirez

    Raul Gabriel Ramirez

    Sustained Attention, Workload, Physiological Workload Measures

  • Kristin Repchick

    Kristin Repchick

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology

  • Courtney Ricciardi

    Courtney Ricciardi

    advanced course selection, access to gifted programs, tracking, educational outcomes for low-income and minority populations

  • Daniel Micah Roberts

    Daniel Micah Roberts

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Auditory Cognition and Mental Workload Assessment

  • Alexa N Roth

    Alexa N Roth

    social-emotional development, the achievement gap, early childhood education


  • Andrew Christopher Salatino
  • Melissa Scheldrup

    Melissa Scheldrup

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: neuroenhancement, cognitive training, non-invasive brain stimulation, individual differences in training, use of automation tools in training

  • Shannon Schrader

    Shannon Schrader

    Clinical Psychology; offender rehabilitation, jail-based interventions, self-control

  • Maximillian L Shear

    Maximillian L Shear

    Applied Developmental Psychology

  • Rachel Shor

    Rachel Shor

    Clinical Psychology: implicit social cognition, interpersonal trauma, empowerment, multiculturalism

  • Daniel B Shore

    Daniel B Shore

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: Statistical and Meta Analysis, Teams, Leadership, Job Performance, Rewards and Motivation, and Decision Making.

  • Amber G Shriver

    Amber G Shriver

    Applied Developmental Psychology: Relationship between Executive Functioning and Weight Management in Early Childhood; Educational Trajectories of Children with Emotional Disability (ED)

  • Michael Shulman

    Michael Shulman

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: Teams, Multi Team Systems, Leadership

  • Meghann L Smith
  • Candice T. Stanfield-Wiswell

    Candice T. Stanfield-Wiswell

    Cognitive & Behavioral Neuroscience: Time Perception, Attention, Psychophysics

  • Melissa Stiksma

    Melissa Stiksma

    Clinical psychology: Psychological flexibility, distress tolerance, social anxiety disorder, positive psychology

  • Lucia Stillerova
  • Laura Stokes

    Laura Stokes

    Teacher professional development, psychology, developmental psychology, classroom quality


  • Brittany Thompson

    Brittany Thompson

    Mechanisms impacting social and emotional development; pretend play; measurement

  • Elisa M Torres

    Elisa M Torres

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: Industrial and Organizational Psychology: leadership, team dynamics, and multiteam systems (MTSs)

  • Paige J Trojanowski

    Paige J Trojanowski

    Clinical Psychology: disordered eating, social comparison, body dissatisfaction, neuroimaging

  • Jillian Reba Troxler

    Jillian Reba Troxler

    Applied Developmental Psychology: social-emotional development, school readiness, at risk populations

  • Stephanie Tulk

    Stephanie Tulk

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Human-Computer Interaction, Human-Robot Interaction, Social and Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Modeling, Artificial Intelligence and Citizen Science


  • Michael Waltrip
  • Patrick P. Weis

    Patrick P. Weis

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: embodied cognition, human-technology-interfaces, predictive coding

  • Emma D Whitmyre

    Emma D Whitmyre

    Clinical Psychology: Adolescent mental health and risky behavior, suicidal ideation and homicidal ideation, intervention work for at-risk adolescents, assessment of service use

  • Angelique B Williams
  • Caitlin Williams

    Caitlin Williams

    Clinical Psychology: Health risk behaviors (e.g. substance use, risky sexual behaviors), non-traditional interventions, adolescence, family and peer relationships, social media use in college students

  • Carolyn Winslow

    Carolyn Winslow

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology

  • Joseph A Wonderlich

    Joseph A Wonderlich

    Clinical Psychology: Impulsivity, Neuroimaging, Emotion Dysregulation

  • Carol Mindy Wong

    Carol Mindy Wong

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology: job crafting, older workers, cross-cultural issues, well-being

  • Logan Woodhouse


  • Semret Yibass
  • Syeda Younus

    Syeda Younus

    Clinical Psychology: community resilience; help-seeking and service utilization; acculturation and acculturative stress; minority stress


  • Ze Zhu

    Ze Zhu

    Well-being, leisure, recovery, counterproductive work behaviors

  • Kevin Zish

    Kevin Zish

    Human Factors/Applied Cognition: Human Factors