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Discover Degrees and Programs in Psychology

Experience hands-on learning to help you work directly with people and solve real-world problems. Work closely with dedicated, expert faculty members on research projects and even present your research findings at the local and national level, such as the New England Psychology Association Conference.

Meet Our Faculty and Staff

Elizabeth Carey

Elizabeth Carey

Associate Professor, Psychology

Department
Psychology

Mia Khera

Mia Khera

Professor

Department
Psychology

Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel

Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel

Professor

Department
Psychology

Robert Polewan

Robert Polewan

Assistant Professor

Department
Psychology

Eric Weiser

Eric Weiser

Professor

Department
Psychology

Linda Bresnahan

Linda Bresnahan

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Richard Cotter

Richard Cotter

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Aaron Daniels

Aaron Daniels

Senior Lecturer, Psychology

Department
Psychology

Joan Geltman

Joan Geltman

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Anna Gorodetskaya

Anna Gorodetskaya

Associate Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Daryl Graves

Daryl Graves

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Paul Hayes

Paul Hayes

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Katrina Huff-Larmond

Katrina Huff-Larmond

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Karen Hussar

Karen Hussar

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Asimina Lazaridou

Asimina Lazaridou

Associate Lecturer, Psychology

Department
Psychology

Mary McCarthy

Mary McCarthy

Associate Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Jane Mitchell

Jane Mitchell

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Edward Modestino

Edward Modestino

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Virginia Nelson

Virginia Nelson

Administrative Assistant

Department
Behavioral/Social Science

Timothy Quinones

Timothy Quinones

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Cary Sommers

Cary Sommers

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Kenneth Texeira

Kenneth Texeira

Lecturer

Department
Psychology

Highlights in Psychology

Virtual Awards Celebration Recognizes the Best of Curry College

Virtual Awards Celebration Recognizes the Best of Curry College

This year, the 51st Annual Curry College Awards Recognition Ceremony was held as a two-week social media campaign to honor the amazing accomplishments of the 2019-20 academic year. The annual awards recognized students for contributions to the College, including notable achievements in academics, athletics, arts, service, and social justice. In the multimedia series #CurryCollege2020awards, award winners were described as a “pinnacle of academic excellence,” and praised for “always going beyond the assignment.”
Kylie Silva ’20 Selected for Teach for America Program

Kylie Silva ’20 Selected for Teach for America Program

This summer, Kylie Silva '20 will begin her teacher training as part of the 2019-20 cohort of the Teach for America program. Silva is among the select 12 percent of the approximate 57,000 applicants that competed to work with the national education program, which places its recruits in the nation's highest-need elementary and secondary schools to help expand educational equity, access, and opportunity for all students.
Curry College Faculty 2019 - 2020

Ten Faculty Members Honored With 2019-2020 Excellence in Teaching Awards

The Excellence in Teaching Committee at Curry has recognized several faculty members at the College for their accomplishments in a variety of areas including research, community engagement, and partnerships and collaboration.
Psychology Professor Dr. Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Psychology Professor Dr. Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel has been selected for the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Board of School Neuropsychology and KIDS, INC. The award was presented at the 15th Annual School Neuropsychology Conference held as a virtual event in late March.
Curry College Psychology students and faculty collaborate on an interactive class assignment

Curry College Expands Graduate Offerings for Students with New Higher Ed Consortium Partnership

Curry College is among a group of seven Boston-area liberal arts and specialty colleges and universities that will begin offering a pathway to affordable accelerated master’s degrees through a newly formed Higher Ed Consortium led by UMass Boston.
Psychology Professor, Dr. Elizabeth Carey recently led some 50 Psychology Club students on a visit to the Medfield State Hospital, originally the Medfield Insane Asylum.

Psychology Club Students, Faculty Experience Former Medfield Insane Asylum Up Close

Psychology Professor, Dr. Elizabeth Carey recently led some 50 Psychology Club students on a visit to the Medfield State Hospital, originally the Medfield Insane Asylum. The hospital was the state’s first facility for chronic mentally ill patients.
Professor of Psychology Dr. Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel and her students received a certificate for completion of the course, “Neuropsychiatry: A Comprehensive Update,” led by Harvard Medical School on October 24 and 25

Psychology Students, Faculty Complete Harvard Post-Graduate Course

Professor of Psychology Dr. Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel and her students received a certificate for completion of the course, “Neuropsychiatry: A Comprehensive Update,” led by Harvard Medical School on October 24 and 25.
Curry College faculty and staff line the walkway to the Student Center, applauding members of the Class of 2023

Convocation Keynote Speaker Encourages Class of 2023 To Step Out of Their Comfort Zones

Embrace feeling uncomfortable. That is when you’ll learn the most about yourself and the world around you. This was the message to the incoming class of 2023 by keynote speaker and alumna Alicia Viscomi Williams ’09 Monday during the 2019 New Student Academic Convocation.
Curry College's Newest Faculty Memebers pose for a group shot

Welcome New Faculty! 2019-2020

The Curry College community welcomes our new faculty members to campus for the 2019-2020 academic year. They are enthusiastic and ready to empower our students to excel, dedicating themselves to success inside and outside the classroom.

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