Psychology Department Welcomes Three New Faculty Members
Posted: August 1, 2009
The department is pleased to announce the addition of three new faculty members beginning in Fall 2009.
Kathryn Paige Harden, Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Psychology (Clinical)
Dr. Harden received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Virginia. Her research is broadly concerned with adolescent developmental psychopathology. Web page
Russell A. Poldrack, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology and Neurobiology, (Cognitive)
Director of the Imaging Research Center
Dr. Poldrack received his Ph.D. in cognitive psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His primary research interests are in the cognitive neuroscience of learning and memory, decision making, and executive function, using neuroimaging as the primary method to examine these questions. Web page
Elliot M. Tucker-Drob, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology (Individual Differences & Evolutionary Psychology)
Dr. Tucker-Drob received his Ph.D. in 2009 from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, where he was involved in research on cognitive aging. Web page