Biopsychology


Faculty

Daniel J Araujo

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Biology
Elizabeth Bachen

Elizabeth A Bachen

Professor of Psychology
NSB 242

Professional Interests: Clinical psychology, women's health, how psychological stress affects health, psychosocial and biological mechanisms of stress and health, psychoneuroimmunology

Sandra Banks

Sandra M Banks

Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
Director of Mills Post-Bac Pre-Medical Program
NSB 125

Professional Interests: Chemical education, organic chemistry-spectroscopy and organic chemistry reaction mechanisms

Charlene M Betts-Ng

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Biology
NSB 124

Professional Interests: The transport of chemicals and biota into coastal rivers and marine ecosystems

Belinda A Bush

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Pre-Nursing
Jennifer Cassano

Jennifer A Cassano

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
Christie Chung

Christie Chung

Professor of Psychology
Esther Lee Mirmow Professorship in Psychology
NSB 144

Professional Interests: Memory in old age, changes in emotional memory throughout the life span, statistical memory modeling, cognitive changes associated with Parkinson's disease

Lynn Delker

Lynn M Delker

Adjunct Professor
NSB 116

Professional Interests: Physics and science education

Alex Engel

Alex C Engel

Assistant Professor of Biology
Gibbons-Young Professorship
NSB 127

Professional Interests: Cell biology, biological membranes, cell fusion, immunology

Kristina Faul

Kristina L Faul

Professor of Geochemistry and Environmental Geology
NSB 119

Professional Interests: Oceanography, climate change, the chemistry of past oceans, paleoceanography

Carol George

Carol C George

Professor of Psychology
NSB 143

Professional Interests: Developmental psychology, social and emotional development, trauma and loss, attachment theory

Camille L Kaslan

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
Erin Kinnally

Erin Kinnally

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Psychology
Beth Kochly

Beth D Kochly

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Olga T. Scheffler Chair in the Sciences
NSB 129

Professional Interests: Mechanistic studies and reactive intermediates in organic chemistry, organic reactions in ionic liquids

Dean Morier

Dean M Morier

Professor of Psychology
NSB 142

Professional Interests: Social psychology, personality and social behavior, social cognition, social identity, gender and sexual orientation, psychology of religion, aging anxiety, science attitudes

John D Ruys Jr

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Psychology
Jenn Smith

Jenn E Smith

Associate Professor of Biology
Letts–Villard Professorship in Natural Sciences
NSB 122

Professional Interests: Behavioral and evolutionary ecology of social rodents and carnivores

Nicole R Snyder

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
Sarah Swope

Sarah M Swope

Assistant Professor of Biology
Rhoda Goldman Professorship in Environmental Science
NSB 121

Professional Interests: How plants mediate interactions among pollinators, herbivores and pathogens; geographic variation in demography; invasive plants as model systems for research; conservation of rare native plants

Elaine M Tan

Associate Adjunct Professor of Biology
NSB 124

Professional Interests: Anatomy and functional circuitry of the brain

Lisa Urry

Lisa Urry

Professor of Biology
NSB 123

Professional Interests: Developmental biology of sea urchin embryos and larvae, cell-cell and cell-extracellular matrix interactions, science education/pedagogy

Elisabeth Wade

Elisabeth A Wade

Professor of Chemistry, Associate Provost
NSB 117

Professional Interests: Chemical kinetics, atmospheric pollutants, atmospheric and combustion chemistry

Helen Walter

Helen J Walter

Visiting Associate Professor of Biology
Director of the Pre-Nursing Program, Director of the Hellman Summer Science and Math Program
NSB 131

Professional Interests: Testing the antimicrobial properties of indigenous plants and microbial contributions to extraterrestrial habitats

Jared Young

Jared Young

Associate Professor of Biology
NSB 120

Professional Interests: Odor sensing pathways and their modulation in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans

Staff

Ellen Rush

Faculty Administrative Assistant

NSB 146