Elizabeth Cauffman

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, Education and Law

Ph.D. Temple University
(949) 824-4075
4308 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

adolescent development, mental health, juvenile justice, legal and social policy

Susan Turk Charles

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior and Nursing Science

Ph.D. University of Southern California
(949) 824-1450
4326 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

emotional processes across the adult life span, subjective experience and cognitive processes, health and emotion

Chuansheng Chen

Chancellor's Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior and Education

Ph.D. University of Michigan
(949) 824-4184
4566 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

cross-cultural psychology, adolescent development, cognitive neuroscience, genes and behavior

Jacqueline M. Chen

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D., UC Santa Barbara
4314 SBSG

Specializations: 

experimental social psychology, diversity and intergroup relations, social cognition, social perception, cultural psychology

Peter H. Ditto

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. Princeton University
(949) 824-1844
4209 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

social psychology, judgment and decision making, political and moral reasoning

Wendy A. Goldberg

Associate Dean of Academic Programs and Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior and Education

Ph.D. University of Michigan
(949) 824-7912
5341 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

developmental psychology, work and family, transition to parenthood, parent-chiild relationships, autism

Douglas A. Granger

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, Pediatrics, and Public Health
Director, Institute for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience Research, University of California Irvine

Ph.D., University of California, Irvine
(949) 824-9362
SBSG 4554

Ellen Greenberger

Recall-Faculty and Professor Emerita of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. Harvard University
(949) 824-6328
4546 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

developmental psychology, social and cultural influences on adolescent and young adult development, family relationships and consequences throughout the lifespan

Nancy Guerra

Dean and Professor, Psychology and Social Behavior

Ed.D., Harvard University
4-6435
SBSG 4334

Jutta Heckhausen

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Great Britain
(949) 824-9219
4316 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

life-span developmental psychology, motivation, individual agency and social context

Larry D. Jamner

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook
(949) 824-8373
4302 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

health psychology, psychophysiology, pain, mHealth, experience sampling

Linda J. Levine

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. The University of Chicago
(949) 824-7692
4568 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

Bias in predicted and remembered emotion; how emotions influence the features of events people attend to and remember; the development of children’s ability to regulate emotion.

Elizabeth F. Loftus

Distinguished Professor of Social Ecology, and Professor of Law, and Cognitive Science

Ph.D. Stanford University
(949) 824-3285
2393 Social Ecology II

Specializations: 

cognitive psychology, human memory, psychology and law

Angela Lukowski

Associate Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2007
949-824-7191
4332 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

Contextual influences on cognitive development in infancy and early childhood

Elizabeth A. Martin

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D., University of Missouri
949-824-6986
4318 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

Transdiagnostic emotional and social functioning; Affective control and regulation; Relations between affect and cognition

Raymond W. Novaco

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. Indiana University
(949) 824-7206
4343 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

anger, violence, stress, trauma, and interventions

Paul K. Piff

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
(949) 824-9362
4324 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

social psychology, group processes, altruism and cooperation, socioeconomic status, inequality, social emotion, moral judgment, ethics, uncertainty

Sarah Pressman

Associate Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University
4318 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

Health Psychology; Positive Emotions; Stress Physiology; Psychosocial effects on physiology and health

Jodi Quas

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior and Nursing Science

Ph.D. University of California, Davis
(949) 824-7693
4328 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

memory development, children's involvement in the legal system

Jenny Rinehart

Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment

Ph.D. University of New Mexico
4558 SBSG

Specializations: 

health psychology, clinical psychology, sexual victimization prevention, risk perception.

Karen S. Rook

Department Chair and Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles
(949) 824-8168
4341 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

gerontology, social relationships, health

Nicholas Scurich

Associate Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, and Criminology, Law and Society

Ph.D. University of Southern California
(949) 824-4046
SBSG 4312

Specializations: 

psychology & law; judgment and decision making; violence risk assessment

Roxane Cohen Silver

Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, Medicine, and Public Health;
Associate Director, ADVANCE Program, Office of Inclusive Excellence

Ph.D. Northwestern University
(949) 824-2192
4336 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

coping with traumatic life events (personal losses and collective traumas), stress, social psychology, health psychology

Ilona S. Yim

Associate Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. University of Trier, Germany
(949) 824-0130
4562 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

stress, pregnancy and postpartum depression, biopsychology of stress, developmental psychobiology

Joanne F. Zinger

Lecturer with Security Of Employment in Psychology and Social Behavior

Ph.D. University of California, Riverside
(951) 662-3735 (cell)
4306 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway

Specializations: 

expressive writing, meta-analysis, positive psychology, health psychology, preventive medicine, educational psychology

J. Zoe Klemfuss

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior