Faculty & Staff
Dr. Patrick Ament, Professor
Dr. Ken Carter, Associate Professor
Ms. Carmen Dotson, Instructor
Dr. Aqualus Gordon, Assistant Professor
|Dr. Hyeyeon (Ellie) Hwang, Assistant Professor
email Dr. Hwang
Lovinger 1204 , 660 543-8911
Dr. Hwang earned her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from New Mexico State University. Her primary research goal is to identify, develop, and test new approaches and theories to solve a variety of societal problems, including sustainability, education, health, and inequality and related conflict. She teaches courses including Social Psychology, Social Bases of Behavior, Research Design & Analysis I and II, Psychology of Women, and Industrial-Organizational Psychology.
|Dr. Katie A. Jacobs, Assistant Professor
email Dr. Jacobs
Lovinger 1122, 660-543-4817
Dr. Jacobs earned her Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Missouri-Columbia.Research interests include school-based youth suicide prevention, measurement development, and program evaluation. She teaches courses such as General Psychology, Lifespan Development, Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, and Intelligence Testing.
|Dr. Arthur D. Kemp, Associate Professor
email Dr. Kemp
Lovinger 1203, 660 543-8166
Dr. Kemp earned his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. His research interests include multicultural counseling, neuropsychological assessment, factors which affect help-seeking tendencies and behavior and issues relating to African-American college students' matriculation to graduation. Dr. Kemp teaches courses including Personal Adjustment, Theories of Personality, and Multicultural Psychology.
|Dr. David Kreiner, Professor and Chair
email Dr. Kreiner
Lovinger 1111, 660 543-8076
Dr. Kreiner earned his Ph.D. in Human Experimental Psychology at the University of Texas-Austin. His search interests include cognitive psychology, particularly in language processing and memory, as well as research on the teaching of psychology. He teaches courses such as General Psychology, Systems of Psychology, and Advanced Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences.
Dr. Duane Lundervold, Professor
|Ms. Dana Moore, Instructor
email Ms. Moore
Lovinger 1121, 660 543-4711
Ms. Moore earned a Master's Degree in Psychology/Guidance/Counseling at Central Missouri State University. She teaches courses including Orientation to Psychology, General Psychology and Lifespan Development.
|Dr. Steve Schuetz, Associate Professor
email Dr. Schuetz
Lovinger 1112, 660 543-4209
Dr. Schuetz earned his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Missouri-Columbia. His research interests include mentorship; spirituality; affect regulation; the effects of family of origin dynamics on adult functioning and trauma; and the development of self within the context of the environment. He teaches courses including Orientation to Psychology. General Psychology, Theories of Personality, and Abnormal Psychology.
|Dr. Kim Stark, Professor
email Dr. Stark
Lovinger 1141, 660 543-4982
Dr. Stark earned her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. She is interested in applied research and diversity, including, for instance, sociocultural influences on the development of disordered eating, and vocational issues impacting disenfranchised groups (e.g., women and ethnic minorities). She teaches courses including General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, and Ethics and Professional Issues in Psychology.
|Mrs. Tina Walker, Office Professional
email Ms. Walker
Lovinger 1111, 660 543-4185
Ms. Walker has served as Office Professional since 2005. She is completing her B.S. at the University of Central Missouri. She has been recognized with the College of Health, Science, and Technology's Excellence in Performance Staff Award and the university's Outstanding Support Staff Award.
|Katharina Oesch||Lov 1013||General Psychology|
|Amy Garcia||Lov 1206||Research Design & Analysis|
|Jonathan Nauser||Lov 1011||RDA/Individual Intelligence Testing|
|Natalie Singleton||Lov 1013||RDA/Research Coordinator|
|Matthew Hutsell||Lov 1011||Physiological Psy.|
|Adrionia Molder||Lov 1206||Administrative/Retention|
|Dr. Nikki Gebara||Online|
|Dr. Ed Morris||Online|
|Dr. Erin Martin||Online|
|Dr. Tony Paolo||Online|
|Dr. Arthur Ross|
|Ms. Andie Smith||Lovinger 1201|
|Dr. Heather Tree||Online|
|Dr. Laura Glass Umfleet||Online|
|Dr. Rhonda Wood||Online|
|Dr. Bob Ahlering|
|Dr. Joseph J. Ryan|
|Dr. Jonathan W. Smith|