• Who is in The OCEAN?

    // CORE FACULTY//

    Dr. Jennifer byrd-craven

    Professor, Psychology

    OCEAN Co-founding member, Director

     

    Psychobiology, Developmental psychology, Parenting, Bonding, Hormones & Behavior, Female sociality

     

    Dr. Bryd-Craven's Psychobiology Lab

     

    email

    Dr. jaimie arona krems

    Assistant Professor, Psychology

    OCEAN Co-founding member

     

    Social psychology, Female sociality, Stereotyping + Prejudice

     

    Dr. Krems' Social & Evolutionary Psychology Lab (SEPL)

     

    CV

    email

    Dr. Juliana french

    Assistant Professor, Psychology (Fall, 2021)

     

    Biopsychology, Behavioral endocrinology, Hormones, Romantic relationships, Marriage, Social Psychology

     

    Dr. French's Webpage

     

    CV

    email

    Dr. Matthew Motta

    Assistant Professor, Political Science

    (Coordinator of OCEAN's Political psychology working group)

     

    Political psychology, Research methods + quantitate analysis, American Politics

     

    Dr. Motta's Website

     

    CV

    email

    Dr. MArY TOWNER

    Associate Professor, Integrative Biology

    Human behavioral ecology

     

    Dr. Towner's Profile

     

    email

  • // AFFILIATED FACULTY //

    Dr. shelia kennison

    Professor,

    Psychology

    dr. Shawn Wilder

    Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology

    Dr. Jennifer GrindStaff

    Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology

    Dr. Charles Abramson

    Regents Professor, Psychology

  • // CORE AND AFFILIATED GRADUATE STUDENTS //

    Krystal Duarte

    Incoming graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Laureon Merrie

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Devanshi Patel

    Graduate student, Psychology (Clinical)

    Ashley M. Rankin

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Tori Short

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Victoria Spooner

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

  • // OCEAN ALUMNI //

    Core and affiliated graduate students who spent time in the ocean

    Erin Wood (2021)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Texas at San Antonio

    Erin HArrington (2021)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, Penn State University

    ray garza (2021)

    Instructor, Texas A & M

    Jarrod Bock (2020)

    Assistant Professor of Psychology,

    Towson University

    Kristen Frosio - Clinical PSychology (2020)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, Houston VA

    Nikki Clauss (2019)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Texas Health Science Center

    Emily Keison (2019)

    Research Director, MiMer Center for Equine-Human Education and Research

  • ocean external advisory board

    many thanks to the members of our external advisory board:

    joshua ackerman

    University of Michigan

    Mark Flinn

    Baylor University

    Douglas Kenrick

    Arizona State University

    Eric Russell

    AirBnb

    Annie Wertz

    Max Planck Institute