University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Program & Adjunct Faculty

  • Clewiston D. Challenger, Ph.D., Penn State University, Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology.
    Research Interests: College adjustment and institutional attachment, self-efficacy, academic motivation, and, academic buoyancy; Student-athletes of Color on PWI campuses.

  • Erik Hines, Ph.D., University of Maryland at College Park, Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology.
    Research Interests: Academic achievement of African-American males.

  • James M. O’Neil, Ph.D. University of Maryland, Professor, Department of Educational Psychology.
    Research Interests: Gender role transitions over the life span and human development.

  • Rachelle Pérusse, Ph.D., Program Coordinator Virginia Tech University, Associate Professor, Department of Educational Psychology.
    Research Interests: Closing the achievement gap, school counseling reform and school counselor education.