The Department of Psychology at Suffolk University is located on the 6th floor of the Donahue Building at 41 Temple Street, Boston, MA. To contact the department by phone, please call 617.573.8293.

Department Faculty

Please use the following list to contact faculty members directly:

Michael Basseches*, Professor
Office Hours: Available for appointments by videoconferencing. Please email to arrange.

Krisanne Bursik*, Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Professor
Office Hours: T 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.; & by appointment.

Lisa Coyne*, Associate Clinical Professor
Office Hours: By appointment only.

Rosemarie DiBiase†*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: T 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.; W 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Gary Fireman*, Chair of Psychology, Professor
Office Hours: T 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.; W 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

David Gansler*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: W 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Debra Harkins*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: W 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.; F 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Matthew Jerram*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: T 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.; W 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Carol Kerrissey†, Visiting Assistant Professor
Office Hours: M & T 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.; & by appointment.

Gabrielle Liverant*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: M 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Amy Marks*, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate & Graduate Studies
Office Hours: Available by appointment - please email.

David Medoff†, Associate Professor
Office Hours: M 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.; W 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.; TH 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.; & by appointment.

Elisabeth Moes*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: T & TH 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.; & by appointment.

Susan Orsillo*, Professor
Office Hours: TH 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Sukanya Ray*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: M 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.; W 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

David Shumaker†, Associate Professor, Director, Mental Health Counseling Program
Office Hours: T & TH 2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.; & by appointment.

Lotte Smith-Hansen, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice & Clinical Training Coordinator
Office Hours: M 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.; W 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Michael Suvak*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: M 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.; W 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Lance Swenson*, Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Training  
Office Hours: M & F 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. (General Office Hours); W & F 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (DCT Office Hours)

Yvonne Wells*, Associate Professor, Coordinator of Undergraduate Advising
Office Hours: M, W, F 1:10 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.

Emeritus Professor

Robert Webb

An asterisk (*) indicates faculty who accept students in the doctoral program. A dagger (†) indicates faculty who accept students in the master's programs.