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Psychology | In-Residence, Emeritus & Adjunct Faculty

Psychologists & Researchers in Residence


Emeritus Faculty

  1. Elliott McGinnies, Professor Emeritus

  2. Burton Slotnick, Professor Emeritus

  3. Stanley Weiss, Professor Emeritus

    Dr. Weiss' current research concentrates on:Stimulus Control of Behavior Incentive Motivation Drugs and Behavior Animal Learning Models of Drug Abuse Biological Constraints on Learning Two-Process Learning Theory Appetitive-Aversive Interaction Theor… More

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  4. Carol Weissbrod, Associate Professor Emerita

    Current Research Interests:Affect, Motivation and Identity in Child and Adolescent Athletes, Gender and Affect the Development of Attitudes About Motherhood

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    (202) 885-1726


Adjunct Faculty

  1. Kathryn Bates, Adjunct Instructor

  2. Victoria Coleman-Cowger, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  3. Erica Dixon, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  4. Jamie Fratkin, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  5. Michael Heil, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Dr. Michael Heil is a Psychologist-in-Residence at American University where he teaches both I/O Psychology and Occupational Health Psychology.  He is a Senior Consultant with Aon Hewitt’s Talent and Rewards practice. He leads a team of IO Psychologi… More

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  6. David Jangraw, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  7. Peter Kaufmann, Adjunct Professor

  8. Eric Kothari, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Dr. Kothari is a Psychologist in Residence with interests in a number of research areas, particularly related to forensic psychology. Additionally, Dr. Kothari is a licensed clinical psychologist who has specialty practices in the area of forensics, … More

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  9. Christin Ogle, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  10. Brian Rabinovitz, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Psychology

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  11. Joseph Roberts, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  12. Paul Schnur, Adjunct Professor

  13. Lauren Skalina, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Psychology

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  14. Sarah Spencer, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Psychology

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  15. Richard Weissman, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  16. Rachel Wernicke, Associate Director of Clinical Services

    Counseling Center

    Dr. Rachel Wernicke is a licensed psychologist in the District of Columbia and Virginia. She serves as the Associate Director for Clinical Services at the Counseling Center at American University. Before coming to AU, Dr. Wernicke completed her APA-a… More

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    (202) 885-3500