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Department of Psychological Science

Lovinger 1111
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4185

Carmen Dotson

Dotson, Carmen

Instructor in Psychology

After a diverse career, including the restaurant and construction industries, Carmen returned to the University of Central Missouri to complete her Bachelor's degree. As an undergraduate, she participated in the McNair Scholars Program and completed a summer internship. She has presented research at numerous undergraduate conferences as well as Best Practices in the Teaching of Psychology Conference.

Upon completion of her B.A., Carmen continued her academic pursuits at UCM and completed her M.S. in Psychology in 2012. She was the graduate assistant for Research Design and Analysis.  Carmen received the Department of Psychological Science Outstanding Graduate Student Award in 2011-12. 

Carmen has worked for McNair Scholars Program for the past three years as well as serving as an adjunct instructor for the Department of Psychological Science since completing her Master's degree and most recently joined the department as a full time instructor. Carmen has taught General Psychology, Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, and Research Design and Analysis.    

To contact Ms. Dotson you may call her office at (660) 543-4536 or email her at