Faculty & Staff

    Faculty

    • Jeffery Batis
      Jeffery Batis
      Assistant Professor of Psychology
      KO236
      (765) 455-9454
      jbatis@iuk.edu
      About Jeffery...

      Typically teaches:  General Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Drugs and the Nervous System/ Psychopharmacology

      Research interests:  Biopsychology, laboratory experimentation with humans and animals, substance abuse from a neurobiological and behavioral perspective

    • Sharon Calhoon
      Sharon Calhoon
      Associate Professor of Psychology
      KO 222
      (765) 455-9401
      scalhoon@iuk.edu
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    • Kevin Clark
      Kevin Clark
      Associate Professor of Psychology
      KO 224
      (765) 455-9342
      kevclark@indiana.edu
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      Typically teaches: General Psychology, Lifespan Development, Statistical Techniques, Learning, Neuroscience, History and Systems, Independent Research in Psychology, Special Topics in Psychology (Creativity, Political Thinking, Motivation to Learn, others)

      Research interests: Embodied and Sociocultural Theories of Mind; Metaphors and Cognitive Models; Scientific Thinking and Cognitive Biases; Teaching for Critical and Reflexive Thinking and Understanding; Theoretical Foundations of Psychology

    • Rosalyn Davis
      Rosalyn Davis
      Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychology
      KO234
      (765) 455-9456
      rosddavi@iuk.edu
      About Rosalyn...

      Typically teaches: General Psychology, Lifespan Development, Abnormal Psychology, Helping Skills and Ethics, Practicum in Psychology, Independent Research in Psychology

      Research interests:  Intimate relationships, Multicultural influences on behavior and mental health

    • Christina Downey
      Christina Downey
      Associate Professor and Chair of Psychology
      KO 210A
      (765) 455-9385
      downeyca@iuk.edu
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      Typically teaches: General Psychology, Health Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Helping Skills and Ethics, Practicum in Psychology, Independent Research in Psychology; Special Topics in Psychology (Community Psychology, Body Image and Eating Behaviors, Child Psychopathology)

      Research interests: Health Beliefs and Behaviors; Eating Disorders and Body Image; Multicultural Clinical Psychology; Diversity-related Attitudes on College Campuses; Issues related to Online Teaching; Effective Group-Based Pedagogical Techniques

    • Kathryn Truax Holcomb
      Kathryn Truax Holcomb
      Associate Professor of Psychology
      KO 230
      (765) 455-9452
      kmholcom@iuk.edu
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      Typically teaches: General Psychology, Research Methods, Personality, Social Psychology, Psychology in the Courtroom, Psychology of Gender and Ethnicity, Independent Research in Psychology, Special Topics in Psychology (Political Thinking, Positive Psychology, others)

      Research interests: The interaction between attitudes and behavior and the application of this interaction to current events; How people react to learning new information about themselves, and in particular, the circumstances under which people will seek out information that might help them improve as opposed to seeking out information that makes them feel better about themselves (information that increases their self-esteem)

    • Kathryn Steinberg
      Kathryn Steinberg
      Visiting Lecturer in Psychology
      KO209
      (765) 455-9431
      About Kathryn...
      Typically teaches:  General Psychology, Lifespan Development