Faculty & Staff - Psychology

Full-Time Faculty

Please use the following list to contact faculty members directly:

Lance Swenson
Associate Professor & Department Chair

Mimi Arbeit
Assistant Professor

Krisanne Bursik
Professor, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences

Rosemarie DiBiase
Associate Professor, Graduate Program Director of Applied Developmental Psychology

Gary Fireman
Professor, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

David Gansler
Professor

Lacey Hilliard
Assistant Professor

Matthew Jerram
Associate Professor, Director of Teaching Training and Inclusivity

David Langer
Assistant Professor, Graduate Program Director of Clinical Psychology

Gabrielle Liverant
Associate Professor

Jessica LoPresti
Assistant Professor 

Amy Marks
Professor

Mary Beth McCullough
Assistant Professor, Clinical Training Coordinator

David Medoff
Associate Professor

Mary Beth Medvide
Assistant Professor

Sukanya Ray
Associate Professor

Sarah Schwartz
Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Curriculum

David Shumaker
Professor, Graduate Program Director of Mental Health Counseling

John Smolinsky
Assistant Professor, Clinical Training Coordinator

Nichole Vatcher
Instructor

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

Lynne-Marie Shea
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

Susan Orsillo, PhD
Research Professor of Clinical Practice

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • Psychology
  • Sociology & Criminal Justice

Kimberley Zak
Administrative Services Manager
617-573-8367
73 Tremont, 8th Floor
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Brian Crowley
Administrative Coordinator
617-305-6361
73 Tremont, 8th Floor
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Tiffany Henson
Administrative Coordinator
617-573-8485
73 Tremont, 7th Floor
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