finalized March 2016
SAMANTHA BROWN, Instructor
B.A., Creighton University
DANIEL P. CORTS, Professor
B.S., Belmont; Ph.D., Tennessee
RUPA GUPTA GORDON, Assistant Professor
B.S., Purdue; Ph.D., Iowa
IAN A. HARRINGTON, Associate Professor
B.Sc., Dalhousie University; M.A., Ph.D., Toledo
RUTH ANN JOHNSON, Professor
B.S., Tulsa; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State
JAMIE NORDLING, Assistant Professor
B.A., Knox College; M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., University of Iowa
JAYNE ROSE, Professor
A.B., Augustana; M.A., Ph.D., Iowa
JESSICA SCHULTZ, Assistant Professor
B.A., Central College; Ph.D., Iowa
SHARA STOUGH, Assistant Professor
B.A., Coe College; Ph.D., University of California-Irvine
LISA SZAFRAN, Assistant Professor
B.A., Nazareth College; PH.D. SUNY-Buffalo
MARK A. VINCENT, Professor, Chair
A.B. Wabash; Ph.D., Indiana
AUSTIN WILLIAMSON, Assistant Professor
B.S., Vanderbilt; M.A., Ph.D., Iowa
Major in Psychology
31 credits, including 100, 240, 246, 300 and 410; either 452/453 or 458; and one experimental lab course (342, 343, 345, 347 or 350) Students who complete a Senior Inquiry experience in another major may substitute a 300- or 400-level psychology course for Senior Inquiry in psychology. A minimum of 16 credits must be at the 300-400 level. No more than four credits of experiential coursework (382, 490, internships) may count toward major.
Recommended supporting courses: Courses in natural sciences (especially biology and chemistry), computer programming, sociology and mathematics.
Students may neither major nor minor in both psychology and neuroscience (3-18-10.)
Students intending to apply to graduate school in psychology should consult with their advisors for further recommendations.
Minor in Psychology
21 credits, including PSYC-100, PSYC-240, PSYC-246; a minimum of 9 credits must be at the 300-400 level. No more than 2 credits of experiential coursework (382, 490, internships) may count toward minor.
Psychology Honors: Graduating majors in psychology will be awarded honors in psychology upon attainment of the following: (1) a minimum grade-point average of 3.50 in all psychology courses and 3.25 in all courses attempted (transfer students must also achieve the 3.50 minimum in all psychology courses taken at Augustana); (2) a research project (81) of honors quality as judged by the department.