Points of Pride

The Department of Psychology at Western Michigan University is proud of the recent accomplishments of our students and faculty.

Our Students

  • Psychology alumnus Dr. Ray Miltenberger 81', 85' appeared on NBC Dateline series "My Kid Would Never Do That".
  • Clinical student, Monica Barretto was selected for the WMU-GEP (Graduate Education and the Professoriate) award. 
  • Behavior Analysis student, Drew Bulla was awarded the All-University Graduate Teaching Effectiveness Award.

Our Faculty

  • Dr. Lisa Baker, professor, as landed a three-year, $416,385 grant from the National Institutes of Health to conduct research along with her students on the behavioral pharmacology of novel stimulant drugs, commonly known as "bath salts."
  • Dr. Denise Ross received a FRACAA award for $10,000.

Our Department

  • The Department of Psychology earned re-accreditation in Behavior Analysis by the Association for Behavior Analysis International.