The Department of Psychology at Suffolk University is located on the 8th floor of the Stahl Building at 73 Tremont 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:

Krisanne Bursik*, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs of the College of Arts & Sciences, Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Rosemarie DiBiase†*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Gary Fireman*, Associate Provost for Institutional Research & Assessment, Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

David Gansler*, Professor
Office Hours: N/A, on sabbatical.

Debra Harkins*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Wednesday 2:30-3:30 p.m., Friday 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Matthew Jerram*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Monday 2:30-3:30 p.m., Friday 12:00-2:00 p.m.

Gabrielle Liverant*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: Monday 8:30-9:30 a.m., Wednesday 1:00-2:00 p.m., Thursday 1:30-2:30 p.m., & by appointment.

Amy Marks*, Chair of Psychology, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate & Graduate Studies
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

David Medoff†, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Susan Orsillo*, Professor
Office Hours: Monday 1:30-2:15 p.m., Tuesday 11:00-12:15 p.m.

Sukanya Ray*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Sarah Schwartz*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: Monday 3:00-5:00 p.m.

David Shumaker†, Associate Professor, Director, Mental Health Counseling Program
Office Hours: Tuesday 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m., Thursday 11:00-12:30 p.m.

Lotte Smith-Hansen, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice & Clinical Training Coordinator
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00-12:00 p.m., 1:00-3:00 p.m. and by appointment.

Michael Suvak*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Monday 11:30-1:00 p.m., Wednesday 3:30-5:00 p.m. and by appointment.

John Smolinsky, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice & Clinical Training Coordinator
Office Hours: Monday 11:30-1:00 p.m., Tuesday 5:00-6:30 p.m. and by appointment.

Lance Swenson*, Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training  
Office Hours: Wednesday 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Yvonne Wells*, Associate Professor, Coordinator of Undergraduate Advising
Office Hours: Wednesday and Thursday 11:00-2:00 p.m.

Affiliate Faculty

Lisa Coyne, Ph.D., Associate Clinical Professor
Professional Affiliation: Program Director, Child and Adolescent OCD Institute, McLean Hospital

Hilary Hodgon, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Director of Research Operations, The Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute

Amy Janes, Ph.D., Research Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Director, Functional Integration of Addiction Research Laboratory, McLean Hospital

Joe Spinazzola, Ph.D., Research Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Executive Director, The Trauma Center

Marla Zucker, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Program Director and Director of Clinical Services, The Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute

Emeritus Professors

Michael Basseches, Ph.D.

Robert Webb, Ph.D.

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