Meet the Faculty, Staff, and Grad Students


Fraune, Marlena (Assistant Professor)

Social human-robot interaction (HRI) in intergroup contexts

(575) 646-6406, mfraune(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

Dr. Melissa Guynn, Associate Professor of Psychology

 

Guynn, Melissa (Associate Professor)

Prospective memory

(575) 646-1047, mguynn(at)nmsu.edu

 

03/31/2015: NMSU psychology professor Michael Hout (Photo by Darren Phillips)

 

 

Hout, Michael (Associate Professor)

Visual Cognition, visual attention, memory, eye-movements, and computational modeling.

(575) 646-1730, mhout(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

11/14/2014: NMSU psychology professor Tim Ketelaar. (Photo by Darren Phillips)

 

Ketelaar, Timothy (Associate Professor; Director of the Office of National Scholarships and International Education; Associate Dean of the Honors College.)

Emotion, evolutionary psychology, philosophy of science

(575) 646-1833, ketelaar(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

 

Kroger, Jim (Associate Professor)

Neural dynamics, control of attention, functional organization of the frontal cortex, neural processing of analogical and other forms of reasoning, controlling devices with thought.

(575) 646-2243, jkroger(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

MacDonald, Justin (Associate Professor)

inferential statistical procedures, auditory sensation and perception, decision-making under uncertainty, and the mathematical/computational modeling of phenomena in these areas.

(575) 646-6223, jmacd(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

Dr. Laura Madson, Associate Professor in the NMSU Psychology Department

 

Madson, Laura (Professor)

Gender, sexuality, scholarship of teaching and learning

(575) 646-6207, lmadson(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

Dr. Michael Marks, Associate Professor in the NMSU Psychology Department

 

Marks, Michael (Associate Professor)

close relationships, attachment, and emotion

(575) 646-1980, mjmarks(at)nmsu.edu


Dr. Dominic Simon

 

Simon, Dominic (Department Head)

Human learning and memory, motor learning, skill acquisition

(575) 646-2502, domsimon(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

 

 Timmons,Grete  (Administrative Assistant)

(575) 646-2502, gtimmons(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Trafimow, David (Professor)

Social cognition, attributions and memory for events and persons, methodological, statistical, and philosophical issues pertaining to science.

(575) 646-4023, dtrafimo(at)nmsu.edu

 

 

 

Emeriti

J.R. Cowie (Emeritus), Ph.D. (Strathclyde University, Glasgow, Scotland) – automatic language processing, psycholinguistics

V. S. Johnston (Emeritus), Ph.D. (Edinburgh)– biopsychology, comparative, psychopharmacology, neuropsychology

J. E. McDonald (Emeritus), Ph.D. (New Mexico State University)– cognitive psychology, engineering psychology

L. Thompson (Emerita), Ph.D. (University of California Santa Cruz)-cognitive/developmental psychology

K. Paap (Emeritus) Ph.D. (Wisconsin)– psycholinguistics

R. Schvaneveldt (Emeritus) Ph.D. (Wisconsin)– engineering psychology, aviation

W. Stephan (Emeritus) Ph.D. (Minnesota)– stereotyping and prejudice, cross-cultural psychology

 

Current graduate students

Student Email address Area Advisor
Covey, Lee Anna leecov(at)nmsu.edu Engineering Simon
Del Sordo, Giovanna delsordo(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Kroger
Goode, Dre dgoode(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Hout
Henning, Daniel dhennin5(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive MacDonald
Madrid, Jessica cyrene(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Hout
Morrow, Audrey amorrow(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Kroger
Myuz, Hunter  hamz(at)nmsu.edu Social Trafimow
Penn, Rebecca rpenn(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Hout
Pyle, Michael  mbp03c(at)nmsu.edu Social Trafimow
Sabic, Edin sabic(at)nmsu.edu Engineering Hout
Sandin, Hailey sandinhj(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Hout
Stimatze, Tamara tstimatz(at)nmsu.edu Social Madson
White, Bryan bryanw(at)nmsu.edu Cognitive Hout
Wu, Ashley ashleywu(at)nmsu.edu Social Marks