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Affiliated Faculty

The following members of the doctoral faculty in Psychology contribute in various ways to the program, including as research mentors, instructors, supervisors, and scholars.  These faculty have either a non-faculty position at CUNY or a position at an outside institution (see individual affiliations below).

Karen Ackroff - Behavioral Neuroscience; Feeding Behavior
Gerard Bruder - Neuropsychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Psychophysiology
Pamela D. Butler - Cognitive Neuroscience; Psychopathology Research; Cognitive function
Caitlin Cahill - Global restructuring, participatory action research, social justice, gentrification, immigration, education, zero -tolerance policies
Yvette Caro - Neuropsychology, Public psychology and Immigrant Mental Health
Rebecca Leigh Chaplan - Clinical Psychology
Susan Croll - Neuropsychology
Pierfilippo De Sanctis - Electrophysiological Methods; Cognitive Process
Darlynne Devenny - Individual Differences Over the Life Span; Relationship of timing of Development Events to Developmental Plasticity; Atypical Infant Development
Daniel M. Fienup - Acquistion of Academic Subject Matter for Individuals with Disabilities and Typically Developing Students; Translational Research on the Application of the Principles of Stimulus Equivalence to Teaching Academically Relevant Concepts
John J. Foxe - Schizophrenia; Object recognition; ERP; multisensory processing; attention
Robert Freedland - Developmental Disabilities Across the Lifespan from Infants and Young Children to Adults; Neuroscience
David Frost - Human wellbeing, justice & equality, populations & lifelong health
Paul B. Glovinsky - Chronobiology and Sleep
Robert L. Hatcher - Competencies in Professional Psychology, Psychotherapy Process and Outcome Research, the Working Alliance in Psychotherapy, Interpersonal Measurement
Matthew J. Hoptman - Neuroimaging and impulsivity in schizophrenia; Neuroimaging and aggression in schizophrenia
Judith Jaeger - Clinical neuropsychology, Alzheimer’s and Psychiatric disorders; Pharmaceutical development for cognitive disorders
Daniel C. Javitt - Cognitive Neuroscience
Ali Khadivi - Forensic Assessment; Clinical
Sophie Molholm - Cognitive Neuroscience; Multisensory processing; attention; object recognition; using EEG and behavioral tools, on healthy adults and children
Thanos Patelis - Psychometric theory
Gina Philogène - Immigration and Race, Social Representation of the Future, Psychology of Human Rights
Lise Saari - Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Aaron Sher - Cognitive Neuroscience
Andrew A. Shiva - Psychological Assessment instruments and Quality Assurance research; Supervision and the supervisory process
Robert Silzer - Industrial and Organizational Psychology
John Smiley - Neuropathology of Psychiatric diseases; Anatomical organization of primate cerebral cortex
Donald Alan Wilson - Neurobiology of Olfactory Perception, Memory and Hedonics; Neurobiology of Memory Sensory Physiology, Neurodegenerative Disease and Sensation; Ontogeny of Emotion