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Psychologists and Researchers in Residence

Emeritus Faculty

Scott Parker Professor CAS - Psychology

Scott Parker began teaching at American University in 1974 and retired in 2017. His primary research activities were in psychophysics, sensory psychology, research methods, and data analysis.

  sparker@american.edu

  (202) 885-1719

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

  cweissb@american.edu

  (202) 885-1726

Adjunct Faculty

Alayna Berkowitz Staff Clinician Counseling Center

Dr. Alayna Berkowitz is a licensed psychologist in the District of Columbia and a staff clinician at the American University Counseling Center where she provides individual therapy, group therapy, cri

  alaynab@american.edu

  (202) 885-3500

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

  miheil@american.edu

Ethan Mereish Assistant Professor CAS - Health Studies

Dr. Ethan Mereish is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Studies at American University. He received his PhD in Counseling Psychology from Boston College. He completed a clinical psycho

  mereish@american.edu

  (202) 885-3054