Psychology

Kymberly Bennett, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Director, Undergraduate Psychology Program & Advising Office
816-235-1321
bennettkk@umkc.edu
Social Cognition & Health Research Team

Education: Dr. Bennett received her PhD. in Social Psychology at the University of Nevada in 2002 and completed a Post-Doctoral fellowship at...

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Diane Filion

Professor and Vice Provost
816-235-1249
filiond@umkc.edu

Academic Credentials

Doctoral: University of Southern California (1990)
Post-doctoral: Fellowship, National Institute on Aging, University of Southern...

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Oh-Ryeong Ha

Assistant Professor
816-235-1321
hao@umkc.edu
Infant and Child Cognition Laboratory

Education: Dr. Ha received her Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology, with Developmental Sciences concentration at the University of Louisville in...

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Erin Hambrick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
816-235-1321
hambricke@umkc.edu

Education:  Dr. Hambrick received her PhD. in Clinical Child Psychology at the University of Kansas in 2014 and completed a post-doctoral fellowship...

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Robin Lehman

Business Support Specialist II
(816) 235-1318
Robin.Lehman@umkc.edu

Education: Robin has an undergraduate degree in Human Services with a minor in Sociology and a Social Work concentration from Drake University...

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Seung-Lark Lim

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology,
816-235-1321
limse@umkc.edu

Education: Dr Lim received his PhD. in Cognitive Neuroscience/Cognitive Psychology from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana in 2009 and...

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Jennifer Lundgren

Professor, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor
816-235-1107
lundgrenj@umkc.edu

Dr. Jennifer Lundgren is a Professor in the Department of Psychology and her courses include Health Psychology Interventions, Advanced History and Systems of...

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Jacob Marszalek

Associate Professor and Director, Applied Cognitive and Brain Sciences Psychology PhD Option
816-235-2683
marszalekj@umkc.edu

Education: Dr. Marszalek received his Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, Statistics and Measurement at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in...

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Ricardo Marte

Associate Teaching Professor
816-235-1321 (voicemail - option 5)
marter@umkc.edu

Academic Credentials

PhD in Social Psychology from the University of Nevada, Reno

Publications

Dr. Marte presented a poster in May of...

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Joan McDowd

Professor and Chair, Psychology, Director and Advisor, Gerontology Programs
816-235-1321
mcdowdj@umkc.edu

Education: Dr. McDowd received her PhD. in Psychology at the University of Toronto in 1986.

Teaching: Dr. McDowd teaches...

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Johanna Nilsson

Professor
816-235-2484
nilssonj@umkc.edu

Education:  Dr. Nilsson received her PhD. in Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, Western Michigan University (1999).

Teaching: ...

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Alexis Petri

Associate Research Professor, Director, UMKC PROPEL Program
816-235-5872
petria@umkc.edu
UMKC PROPEL Program
Office of the Provost

Dr. Petri’s research focuses on young adults from marginalized populations, often having experienced trauma, and college-going. Specific focus is on educational...

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Melisa Rempfer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Clinical Training Director
816-235-8850
rempferm@umkc.edu

Education:  Dr. Rempfer received her PhD. in Psychology at the University of Kansas in 1999 and completed a Post-Doctoral fellowship at Truman...

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Joah Williams

Assistant Professor
816-235-1321
williamsjoah@umkc.edu

Dr. Williams’ research focuses on psychosocial and health consequences of trauma exposure across the lifespan. In particular, he is interested in the development...

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