Faculty of Arts

Our Faculty

Department Chair

Dr. Catherine OrtnerChair - Psychology

Whether in the classroom or in the lab, what I love most about teaching is witnessing students connect with psychology - whether they have found a topic that is their passion, are feeling the satisfaction of having worked through a difficult challenge, or have...

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Faculty

Dr. Serena GeorgeAssistant Teaching Professor
Dr. Claudia GonzalezAssistant Professor

My primary research aims are to provide further understanding of the factors that affect cognitive and visuomotor function across healthy aging populations and in disease (such as mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease and others), by implementing a variety of behavioural and brain imaging techniques.

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Jacqueline KampmanAssociate Teaching Professor
Dr. Jenni KarlAssistant Professor

My long-term research goal is to determine how skilled hand and mouth movements are organized in the human brain. I am especially interested in how these movements and their underlying neural substrates arose through evolution, are established during development, and breakdown in various...

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Dr. Chris MontoyaAssociate Teaching Professor
Dr. Gul-e-Rana MuftiAssistant Teaching Professor
Dr. Catherine OrtnerChair - Psychology

Whether in the classroom or in the lab, what I love most about teaching is witnessing students connect with psychology - whether they have found a topic that is their passion, are feeling the satisfaction of having worked through a difficult challenge, or have...

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Dr. Patricia ParkerAssistant Professor

My research focuses on motivation and psychosocial factors in a variety of populations and settings (e.g., education, sport, health). I am interested in learning how to best support individuals encountering various setbacks through adaptive strategies and interventions.

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Dr. Heather PriceProfessor

My research is designed to facilitate children's (and other witness') participation in the justice system by better understanding how witnesses remember and report their experiences. I conduct basic laboratory experiments on memory and social behaviours, as well as field research on the experiences of...

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Denise WeisgerberAssistant Teaching Professor

University Instructors & Sessionals

Nicole Befurt
Dr. Ruth Hofrichter