Psychology Faculty

Dr. Charles Lyons

Professor of Psychology, Badgley Hall 151, (541) 962-3660     email: clyons@eou.edu

Research Interests:

  • Gambling and the lottery
  • Addictive behaviors
  • Stimulus control

On-campus Courses:

  • Psy 202: General Psychology
  • Psy 343: Learning
  • Psy 350: Abnormal Psychology
  • Psy 357: Evolution  and Behavior
  • Psy 424: Psychological Assessment
  • Psy 451: Clinical Interventions
  • Psy 453: Principles of Behavior Analysis

Online Courses:

  • Psy 350: Abnormal Psychology
  • Psy 453: Principles of Behavior Analysis

Dr. Marie Balaban

Professor of Psychology, Badgley Hall 153, (541) 962-3791       email: mbalaban@eou.edu

Research Interests:

  • Cognitive development in infants and children
  • Emotion
  • Theory of mind

On-campus Courses:

  • Psy 311: Child Development
  • Psy 222: Writing in Psychology
  • Psy 330: Emotion
  • Stat 327: Statistics and Experimental Design
  • Psy 460/461: Experimental Psychology (senior capstone prerequisite and capstone course)

Online Courses:

  • Psy 330: Emotion

Dr. DeAnna Timmermann (on sabbatical 2018-2019)

Associate Professor of Psychology, Badgley Hall 147, (541) 962-3679     email: dtimmerm@eou.edu

Research   Interests:

  • Human electrophysiology (EEG)
  • Neuroscience

On-campus Courses:

  • Psy 201/202: General Psychology
  • Psy 211: Introduction to Lifespan Development
  • Psy 342: Brain & Behavior
  • Psy 360: Principles of Social Psychology
  • Psy 370: Personality
  • Psy 442: Neuropsychology

Online Courses:

  • Psy 222: Writing in Psychology
  • Psy 342: Brain & Behavior
  • Psy 433: Psychopharmacology
  • Psy 442: Neuropsychology
  • Psy 360: Principles of Social Psychology
  • Psy 370: Personality

Dr. Robert Butler

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Badgley Hall 145, (541) 962-3459   email: rcbutler@eou.edu

Research Interests:

  • Parent training therapies
  • Prejudice
  • Effective teaching practices

On-campus Courses:

  • Psy 211: Introduction to Lifespan Development
  • Psy 360: Principles of Social Psychology

Online Courses:

  • Psy 222: Writing in Psychology
  • Psy 311: Child Development
  • Psy 343: Learning
  • Psy 440/441: Experimental Methods and Project (senior capstone prerequisite and capstone course)
  • Psy 451: Clinical Interventions
  • Stat 327: Statistics and Experimental Design

Dr. Christopher Blair

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Badgley Hall 149, (541) 962-3280   email: cblair@eou.edu

Research Interests:

  • Visual attention
  • Visual perception
  • Size/form/motion interactions

On-campus Courses:

  • Psy 201/202: General Psychology
  • Psy 223: Intro to Laboratory Methods in Psychology
  • Psy 335: Cognitive Psychology
  • Psy 344: Sensation and Perception

Online Courses:

  • Psy 222: Writing in Psychology
  • Psy 223: Intro to Laboratory Methods in Psychology
  • Psy 335: Cognitive Psychology
  • Psy 344: Sensation and Perception

Dr. Christopher Collins

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, Badgley Hall 147, (541) 962-3679     email: ccollin1@eou.edu

Research Interests:

  • Behavioral neuroscience
  • Comparative animal behavior
  • Evolutionary/biological models of choice behavior

On-campus Courses:

  • Psy 201/202: General Psychology
  • Psy 342: Brain & Behavior
  • Psy 433: Psychopharmacology
  • Psy 442: Neuropsychology

Online Courses:

  • Psy 342: Brain & Behavior
  • Psy 370: Personality
  • Psy 433: Psychopharmacology
  • Psy 442: Neuropsychology