Faculty & Staff

Department Faculty

Please use the following list to contact faculty members directly:

Mimi Arbeit♦, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

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: By appointment, please email.

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

David Gansler*, Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Debra Harkins*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Matthew Jerram*, Associate Professor, Director of Teaching Training and Inclusivity
Office Hours: By appointment, please email

David Langer*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email

Gabrielle Liverant*, Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Jessica LoPresti*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email

Amy Marks*, Chair of the Department, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Mary Beth McCullough, Assistant Professor, Clinical Training Coordinator
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

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

Susan Orsillo*, Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Curriculum
Office Hours: Teaching a Summer 3 online course, by appointment, please email.

Sukanya Ray*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Sarah Schwartz*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

David Shumaker†, Associate Professor, Director of Mental Health Counseling
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

John Smolinsky†, Assistant Professor, Clinical Training Coordinator
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Michael Suvak*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Lance Swenson*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Yvonne Wells*, Associate Professor, Coordinator of Undergraduate Advising
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

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

Part-time Faculty

Lecturers may be reached at the phone numbers listed below. They may also be reached via the departmental fax number, 617-367-2924.

The lecturers' office is located in the Stahl building at 73 Tremont Street, on the 9th Floor in room 9025 unless otherwise noted. All office hours listed are for summer 2018.

Olivia Tousignant

Phone: 617-994-6401

Email: otousignant-pienkos@suffolk.edu

Office Hours: Tuesday 4-5 p.m., Thursdays 11 a.m.-12 p.m., or by appointment

Affiliate Faculty

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

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

Marla Zucker, PhD, 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, PhD

Robert Webb, PhD

Teaching Apprentices

Please Note: All graduate student teaching apprentices will hold office hours in the Stahl building at 73 Tremont, on the 9th floor in room 9025 unless noted otherwise. There are no office hours for graduate student teaching apprentices during the summer.

Spring 2019 Teaching Apprentices

Rebecca Browne, PSYCH 233 (DiBiase)

Katrina Daigle, PSYCH 428 (Ray)

Cassie Dennis, PSYCH 336 (Swenson)

Brooke Duarte, PSYCH 350 (DiBiase)

Marit Murry, PSYCH 346 (Harkins)

Sarah Wiemann, PSYCH 226 (LoPresti)

Staff Members

Program Administrator

617-573-8367

jvalente@suffolk.edu

Jessica handles department and budget issues, administration of Clinical Training program for PhD program including placements, affiliation agreements, and evaluations, liaison to APPIC, program accreditation.

Program Coordinator

617-305-1921
kbolgioni@suffolk.edu

Katie handles PhD program and research issues, coordinator of departmental Colloquium Series, graduate curriculum, program accreditation, doctoral graduation requirements, licensure inquiries, undergraduate and graduate course scheduling, administration of the department's website and competencies issues.

Administrative Coordinator

617-305-6361
amaziarski@suffolk.edu

Anthony handles general department and faculty issues, administration of the undergraduate program, psychology majors, advising issues, SONA, book orders, room and lab reservations, outcomes assessment, oversight of the department's testing and video library, newsletter publishing, and management of undergraduate work study students.