Faculty & Staff - Psychology

Full-Time Faculty

Please use the following list to contact faculty members directly:

Mimi Arbeit
Assistant Professor

Krisanne Bursik
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs of the College of Arts & Sciences, Professor

Rosemarie DiBiase
Associate Professor, Director of Applied Developmental Training

Gary Fireman
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, Professor

David Gansler

Lacey Hilliard
Assistant Professor

Matthew Jerram
Associate Professor, Director of Teaching Training and Inclusivity

David Langer
Assistant Professor

Gabrielle Liverant
Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training

Jessica LoPresti
Assistant Professor 

Amy Marks
Chair of the Department, Professor

Mary Beth McCullough
Assistant Professor, Clinical Training Coordinator

David Medoff
Associate Professor

Mary Beth Medvide
Assistant Professor

Susan Orsillo
Professor, Associate Director of Clinical Training

Sukanya Ray
Associate Professor

Sarah Schwartz
Assistant Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Curriculum

David Shumaker
Associate Professor, Director of Mental Health Counseling

John Smolinsky
Assistant Professor, Clinical Training Coordinator

Lance Swenson
Associate Professor, Coordinator of Undergraduate Advising

Yvonne Wells
Associate Professor

For a full list of faculty members accepting doctoral students in the Clinical and Applied Developmental Programs, please visit the program pages.

Emeritus Professors

Michael Basseches, PhD

Robert Webb, PhD

Part-Time Faculty

The part-time faculty office is located in the 73 Tremont Building, Room 9025.

Christine Darnsey
Senior Lecturer

Cynthia Davis
Senior Lecturer

Sarah Hopkins
Graduate Student Lecturer 

Valerie Jordan

Wendy Kennedy

Kayla Lord
Graduate Student Lecturer

Rose Luehrs
Graduate Student Lecturer

Alexandria Miller
Graduate Student Lecturer

McKenna Parnes
Graduate Student Lecturer

Affiliate Faculty

Debra Harkins, PhD
Professor of Education

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 

Teaching Assistants

Matthew Attaya
PSYCH-114-W1: Hopkins, S

Molly Becker
PSYCH-216-W1: Hilliard, L

Courtney Collins
PSYCH-350-W1: Davis, C

Molly DuBuc
PSYCH-215-W1/2: Langer, D

Katherine Escobar
PSYCH-312-W1: Gansler, D

Jessica Fields
PSYCH-226-W2: Shea, L

Treva Kennedy
PSYCH-216-W2: Hilliard, L

Anna Larson
PSYCH-240-AE:Davis, C

Alexandria Onuoha
PSYCH- 325-W1: Kozak, K

Molly Sawdy
PSYCH-226-W1: Shea, L

Lab Instructors

Brooke Duarte
PSYCH-722-A: Jerram

Annie Joseph
PSYCH-L215-A: Langer

Jennifer Schild
PSYCH-L215-B: Langer

Virginia McCaughey
PSYCH-L216-A: Luehrs

Samantha Benavidez-Walsh
PSYCH-L216-B: Luehrs

Course Assistants

Katrina Daigle
PSYCH-706-A: Gansler

Malvina Pietrzykowski
PSYCH-114-A: Hopkins

Regina Roberg
PSYCH-114-AE: Miller

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Criminal Justice

Maria Perfetti
Administrative Services Manager
73 Tremont, 8th Floor

Lia Gabrielle
Program Administrator
73 Tremont, 8th Floor 

Fariana Rosario
Administrative Coordinator
73 Tremont, 8th Floor