Faculty Research

Katherine S. Choe, Ph.D.

Dr. Choe's primary research program focuses on children's intuitive/causal representation and conceptual understanding. 

For more information on Dr. Choe's research lab, please click here.

Dr. Choe anticipates having 1 or 2 openings on her research team for Fall 2017.

Dara G. Friedman-Wheeler, Ph.D.

Dr. Friedman-Wheeler's research program focuses on coping, mindfulness, and behavior change.

For more information on Dr. Friedman-Wheeler's research lab at Goucher College, please click here

Dr. Friedman-Wheeler will be on leave in Fall 2017.

Thomas G. Ghirardelli, Ph.D.

Dr. Ghirardelli's primary research program focuses on visual attention, or how we selectively process only a subset of the visual information present to us.

Dr. Ghirardelli anticipates having 1 or 2 openings on his team for Fall 2017.

For more information on Dr. Ghirardelli's research or to apply to work on his team please contact Dr. Ghirardelli via email at thomas.ghirardelli@goucher.edu.

Nyasha Grayman-Simpson, Ph.D.

Dr. Grayman-Simpson's research focuses on culture and positive psychological, social, emotional, and spiritual functioning, transformative learning, and international service-learning.  She is currently working on one project, and typically mentors students over the summer.

Study: Cultural Validity Study of the Boykin, et. al. Communalism Scale (Quantitative, Data Analysis & Article Write-Up Stage)

For more information, please click here.

Jennifer A. McCabe, Ph.D.

Dr. McCabe's primary research program focuses on memory strategies, metamemory/metacognition, and teaching and learning.

Dr. McCabe anticipates having openings on her research team for Fall 2017. 

For more information on Dr. McCabe's research lab at Goucher College, please click here.  To apply to work on her team, please first contact Dr. McCabe via email at jennifer.mccabe@goucher.edu. 

L. Richard Pringle, Ph.D.

For more information about Dr. Pringle's research, please email him at rick.pringle@goucher.edu.

Dr. Pringle anticipates having at least one opening on his research team for Fall 2017.

Gillian Starkey, Ph.D.

Dr. Starkey anticipates having openings on her team for Fall 2017.

Psychology faculty also sometimes participate in Goucher's summer science research program.