Faculty Profile

Teresa Barber

Professor of Psychology (1993)

Contact Information

barber@dickinson.edu

Kaufman Hall Room 175
717.245.1641

Bio

She is a behavioral neuroscientist, teaching classes that examine the relationship between the nervous system and behavior, including neuropsychology, the study of damaged brains and impaired behavior. Her research focuses on the biological changes induced in the nervous system by learning.

Education

  • B.A., California State University at Fresno, 1979
  • M.A. University of California at Berkeley, 1984
  • Ph.D., 1987

2017-2018 Academic Year

Fall 2017

PSYC 325 Res Meth in Biological Psych
A comprehensive coverage of the research methods employed in the field of biopsychology. Students conduct research on the relationship between the nervous system and/or the endocrine system and human behavior. Three hours classroom plus three hours laboratory a week. Prerequisites: 110, 125, or 130, 201 & 202 or 210 & 211; OR BIOL 124, PSYC 125 and NRSC 200.

PSYC 425 Human Neuropsychology