Maria Anderson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology Joined USJ:
Academic Degrees Ph.D., Stony Brook University
M.A., Stony Brook University
B.A., Stony Brook University
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Dr. Anderson’s research interests lie in how lifestyle factors influence the onset and progression of Alzheimer’s disease. Prior to joining USJ, she was an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Farmingdale State College.


Alzheimer’s Association Member
Society for Neuroscience Member

Courses Taught

PSYC 100 – Introductory Psychology
PSYC 201 – Critical Writing and Research in the Social Sciences
PSYC 300 – Brain and Behavior