The Department of Psychology at Suffolk University is located on the 8th floor of the Stahl Building at 73 Tremont Street, Boston, MA. To contact the department by phone, please call 617-573-8293.

Department Faculty

Please use the following list to contact faculty members directly:

Krisanne Bursik*, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs of the College of Arts & Sciences, Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Rosemarie DiBiase†*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

Gary Fireman*, Associate Provost for Institutional Research and Assessment, Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

David Gansler*, Professor
Office Hours: Monday 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Debra Harkins*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Monday 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., Friday 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. & by appointment.

Matthew Jerram*, Director of Teaching Training and Inclusivity, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Monday 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. & Wednesday 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Gabrielle Liverant*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: Monday 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. & Wednesday 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Amy Marks*, Chair of the Department, Associate Professor
Office Hours: By appointment, please email.

David Medoff†, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Monday 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. & Thursday 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Susan Orsillo*, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Curriculum, Professor
Office Hours: Monday 2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m., Wednesday 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. & Thursday 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Sukanya Ray*, Associate Professor
Office Hours: Monday 11:30-1:30 p.m.

Sarah Schwartz*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00 p.m.-3:00p.m. and Friday 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

David Shumaker†, Associate Professor, Director, Mental Health Counseling Program
Office Hours: Tuesday 12:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m., Thursday 11:00 a.m. -1:30 p.m. & by appointment.

Lotte Smith-Hansen, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice & Clinical Training Coordinator
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

John Smolinsky, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
Office Hours: Thursday 12:00-1:30p.m, 3:00-4:30 p.m. & by appointment.

Michael Suvak*, Assistant Professor
Office Hours: Monday 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. & Thursday 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Lance Swenson*, Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training  
Office Hours: Wednesday 12:00-2:00 p.m. & by appointment.

Yvonne Wells*, Associate Professor, Coordinator of Undergraduate Advising
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00-2:00 p.m. & Thursdays by appointment.

Affiliate Faculty

Hilary Hodgon, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Director of Research Operations, The Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute

Amy Janes, Ph.D., Research Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Director, Functional Integration of Addiction Research Laboratory, McLean Hospital

Marla Zucker, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Professional Affiliation: Program Director and Director of Clinical Services, The Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute

Emeritus Professors

Michael Basseches, Ph.D.

Robert Webb, Ph.D.

An asterisk (*) indicates faculty who accept students in the doctoral program. A dagger (†) indicates faculty who accept students in the master's programs.