Faculty

Katherine Arbuthnott

Professor (Campion College)

Office: CM 509
E-mail: katherine.arbuthnott@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-359-1239
Fax: 306-359-1200
Website: http://campioncollege.ca/about-us/administration/katherine-arbuthnott

Research interests
Processes that facilitate goal-pursuit and self-control with particular application to pro-environmental behaviour and skill learning.

Gordon Asmundson

Professor
Registered Doctoral Psychologist, Fellow, Royal Society of Canada, Editor-in-Chief, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Office: AH 352
E-mail: gordon.asmundson@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-337-2415
Fax: 306-337-3275
Website: http://www.aibl.ca

Research interests
Anxiety disorders, pain-related anxiety, chronic pain, health anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Shadi Beshai

Assistant Professor

Office: AH 335
E-mail: Shadi.Beshai@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4026
Fax: (306) 585-4772

Research interests
Current research interests include the following: a) major depression (both episodic and recurrent); b) adult Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; and c) moderators (e.g., culture and diversity factors) and mediators (e.g., cognition) of outcome in evidence-based psychotherapy for adults. Clinical interests fall within the areas of adult Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, evidence-based transdiagnostic treatment for anxiety and depression, and adult clinical assessment.

Nicholas Carleton

Professor
PhD, University of Regina

Office: AH 351
E-mail: Nick.Carleton@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4595
Fax: 306-585-4772

Current classes
winter semester Psychology 102

Research interests
Anxiety Disorders, Chronic Pain, Traumatic Stress, Attentional Biases, Fundamental Cognitions, Psychometrics and Statistics. Transdiagnostics

Kim Dorsch

Professor (Sport psychology) Associate Member

Office: Centre for Kinesiology, Health and Sport Room 164.12
E-mail: Kim.Dorsch@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4742
Fax: 306-585-4854

Research interests
Sport psychology; health psychology; athletic performance; officiating performance; group dynamics in sport

Justin Feeney

Assistant Professor (Human Resource Management), Associate Member

Office: ED 512.9
E-mail: justin.feeney@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-2992

Research interests
Broadly, my interest concerns applying psychological principles from social, cognitive, and personality psychology to solve applied problems in human resource management. This includes measuring and reducing deception during pre-employment selection tests (e.g., resumes, personality, interviews), designing performance appraisal rating forms that lead to more accurate and fair performance ratings, and mitigating negative reactions from rejected job applicants.

Jennifer Gordon

Assistant Professor

Office: AH 334
E-mail: Jennifer.Gordon@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4389
Fax: 306-585-4772

Research interests
Current research interests involve understanding the biological and psychological mechanisms by which reproductive hormones (e.g. estrogen and progesterone) influence mood and wellbeing across the female lifespan (e.g. adolescence, menopause transition). Clinical interests fall within the areas of adolescent and adult Cognitive Behaviour Therapy.

Heather Hadjistavropoulos

Professor
PhD, University of British Columbia

Office: AH 332
E-mail: heather.hadjistavropoulos@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-5133
Fax: 306-585-4778

Current classes
Psychological Assessment; Clinical Psychology, Psychology Training Clinic Practica

Research interests
anxiety, depression, health anxiety, chronic pain, adjustment to illness, cognitive behaviour therapy, online therapy, clinical supervision and training

Thomas Hadjistavropoulos

Research Chair in Aging and Health and Professor
Registered Doctoral Psychologist

Office: AH 345.3
E-mail: hadjistt@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4457
Fax: 306-337-2321
Website: http://www2.uregina.ca/hpl

Research interests
Health Psychology, Pain, Aging, Fear and Anxiety in Older Persons, Professional Ethics and Standards, Clinical Psychology

Bridget Klest

Associate Professor

Office: AH 343
E-mail: bridget.klest@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4214
Fax: 306-585-4772
Website: http://uregina.ca/~schtlab

Research interests
Dr. Klest and her students study interrelations among trauma/negative event exposure, social context (including interpersonal relationships and institutional affiliations of perpetrators), and well-being. Current projects are focused on institutional responses to trauma exposure, negative healthcare experiences, overt discrimination, and microaggressions.

Jeff Loucks

Associate Professor

Office: AH 336
E-mail: jeff.loucks@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4033
Fax: 306-585-4772
Website: http://uregina.ca/~loucks5j

Research interests
Broad research interests include the development of social cognition. More specific current interests include infant, child, and adult action perception, infant social cognition, and the relation between motor experience and action understanding.

Lynn Loutzenhiser

Director of Clinical Training, Associate Professor (on sabbatical until July 1, 2018)

Office: AH 327
E-mail: lynn.loutzenhiser@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4078
Fax: 306-585-4772
Website: http://uregina.ca/~loutzlyn/

Research interests

  • Transition to parenthood, infant sleep, fatigue, autism spectrum disorders, and father involvement in families.

Richard MacLennan

Professor
Department Head

Office: AH 345.1
E-mail: richard.maclennan@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4157
Fax: 306-585-4772

Research interests

  • Psychometrics and statistics.
  • Traditional trait approaches to psychology including: personality, intelligence, and creativity.
  • Applied psychology including: industrial-organizational psychology, aviation psychology, military psychology, police psychology, and computer applications in psychology.
  • Editor: Canadian Journal of Police and Security Services.

Sandeep Mishra

Associate Professor (Behavioural Science) Associate Member

Office: ED 565.6
E-mail: Sandeep.Mishra@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4783
Website: http://www.sandeepmishra.ca

Research interests
My research is in the areas of judgment and decision-making; behavioral economics; social and cognitive psychology; risk; gambling; antisocial conduct; individual differences; social comparisons and inequality; health and well-being; evolutionary theory

Chris Oriet

Professor
Experimental and Applied Psychology graduate program coordinator, PhD, Waterloo

Office: AH 331
E-mail: chris.oriet@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4193
Fax: 306-585-5429

Research interests
Attentional limitations in human information processing, Effects of attention and experience on perception

Gordon Pennycook

Assistant Professor (Behavioural Science) Associate Member

Office: ED 540.1
E-mail: gordon.pennycook@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4717
Website: https://gordonpennycook.net

Research interests
My research focus is on reasoning and decision-making. I investigate the distinction between intuition (“gut feelings”) and analytic thinking, with a particular focus on two broad questions: 1) What features of our cognitive architecture initiate deliberative thought in the mind?, and 2) When does reasoning hurts us and when does it helps us? Research topics include: Conflict detection, base-rate neglect, religious belief, morality, creativity, smartphone use, science beliefs, political ideology, and misinformation.

Tom Phenix

Associate Professor (Campion College)

Office: CM 408
E-mail: tom.phenix@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-359-1257
Fax: 306-359-1200
Website: http://campioncollege.ca/contact-us/faculty-listing/dr-tom-phenix

Research interests
Mathematical cognition; arithmetic knowledge representation; memory retrieval processes

Heather Price

Adjunct Professor
PhD, Simon Fraser University

E-mail: heather.price@uregina.ca

Research interests
Children as witnesses, Autobiographical and event memory, Effects of stress/emotional arousal on memory, Forensic interviewing

Katherine Robinson

Professor (Campion College)

Office: CM 511
E-mail: katherine.robinson@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-359-1248
Fax: 306-359-1200
Website: http://campioncollege.ca/contact-us/faculty-listing/dr-katherine-robinson

Research interests
Cognitive development with special emphases on the development of conceptual and strategic understanding in arithmetic in both children and adults.

Donald Sharpe

Associate Professor

Office: AH 341
E-mail: sharped@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4312
Fax: 306-585-4772

Research interests
Current research interests include applications of quantitative approaches (e.g. meta-analysis; structural equation modeling), research methodology.

William Smythe

Adjunt Professor

E-mail: william.smythe@uregina.ca

Research interests
- Theoretical psychology. - Narrative and Discursive Psychology - Research Ethics

Laurie Sykes Tottenham

Associate Professor

Office: AH 328
E-mail: laurie.sykestottenham@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4194
Fax: 306-585-4772
Website: http://www2.uregina.ca/bnr-spit-labs/

Research interests
Research interests pertain to the neuropsychological bases of individual differences in emotional and spatial abilities, with particular emphasis on functional lateralization, and activational and organizational sex hormone effects. Research techniques include salivary enzyme immunoassays (conducted on-site, to assess circulating hormone concentrations) and behavioural testing.

Jaime Williams

Office: AH 340
E-mail: jaime.williams@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-337-2911
Fax: 306-585-4772

Research interests
Academic work includes mixed methods investigations of issues in health and aging, and research- creation of multimedia visual/performance art engaging concepts of gender, identity and performing the self, labour and power relations, and personal and collective autonomy.

Kristi Wright

Associate Professor

Office: AH 339
E-mail: kristi.wright@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4180
Fax: 306-585-4772

Research interests
- Childhood psychopathology - Health anxiety, preoperative anxiety

Staff

Brenda Yung

Administrative Assistant

Office: AH 345
E-mail: brenda.yung@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4157
Fax: 306-585-4772

Catherine Hologroski

Administrative Assistant

Office: AH 345
E-mail: catherine.hologroski@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4221
Fax: 306-585-4772