member of graduate faculty
Office: 171 Centennial Science Hall
B.A. Gustavus Adolphus College;
Ph.D. University of Minnesota.
Due to her specialized graduate and undergraduate training, Lisa serves as the department's cognitive and quantitative psychologist. Courses that Lisa teaches include: General Psychology, Research Methods, Behavioral Statistics, Sensation & Perception, and Memory & Thinking. Lisa's research interests involve visual perception and the interdependencies of vision and attention. She is also interested in applications of vision research to the challenges of the visually impaired. Lisa has coauthored publications in the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance and in Investigative Opthalmology and Visual Science. In addition, she has served as an ad hoc reviewer for JEP:HPP. Lisa is the faculty coadvisor for Psi Chi, the national honor society in psychology and the Psychology Associates Program. Lisa also supervises student research projects, many of which are presented at regional undergraduate research conferences.