I'm a professor of psychology at Western Connecticut State University. My research interests include social cognition, risky activity, and social media use in adolescence, emerging adulthood, and adulthood.


Courses I Teach
Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
Adult Development & Aging
Moral Development
Advanced Developmental Psychology


earned my PhD in Developmental Psychology from Fordham University (Bronx, NY). I began teaching at WCSU in 1996. I have also taught at Lehman College (CUNY), Fordham University, Iona College, and Teachers College, Columbia University.