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Interview with Alumna Sophia Cross

Posted on May 6, 2021

This month, we feature UNCG Psychology Alumna Sophia Cross, who graduated in December, 2020. Sophia’s Honors thesis, Borderline Personality Disorder and Perception…


O’Leary is Assistant Professor at Brevard College

Posted on March 3, 2019

Dr. Allison O’Leary (B.A., 2011) is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Brevard College. Allison’s research expertise lies in the domain of…


Thurman is Assistant Professor of Psychology at Elon University

Posted on August 6, 2018

Dr. Sabrina Thurman (BA, 2011) is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Elon University, where she directs the Infant Development Lab. Research…


Lapan is Research Specialist Senior at the University of Virginia

Posted on July 23, 2017

Dr. Candace “Candy” Lapan (PhD, 2016) is a Research Specialist Senior at the University of Virginia. Candy oversees the implementation of the…


Campbell now on Faculty at Illinois State University

Posted on March 28, 2017

Dr. Julie Campbell (PhD, 2015) is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Illinois State University. Julie’s appointment as a faculty member…


Payir is Postdoctoral Fellow at Boston/Harvard University

Posted on November 19, 2016

Dr. Ayse Payir (PhD, 2015) is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Boston University (BU) School of Education. She is working with…


Marcinowski enjoys grant success in Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted on August 9, 2016

Dr. Emily Marcinowski is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy at Virginia Commonwealth University. Emily earned her Ph.D….


Professors, practitioners, and parents

Posted on March 20, 2016

We are delighted to feature two alumni from our clinical psychology graduate program, Drs. Jessica Kaczorowski and Taylor Smith, who also happen…


Clinical program alumna secures dream position

Posted on December 9, 2015

This month, we are proud to feature Dr. Tamara Foxworth, an alumna of our Clinical Psychology Graduate Program. Dr. Foxworth is a…


Meier is Assistant Professor of Psychology at WCU

Posted on September 19, 2015

Dr. Matt Meier is now an Assistant Professor and Director of the Cognitive Psychology Lab at Western Carolina University. Matt earned his…