Dr. Deborah Foss

Professor Emerita, Psychology

Dehorah Foss
(413) 662-5461
Center for Science & Innovation 325D


Ph.D., The State University of NY (Albany), 1984

B.A., Southern Massachusetts University, 1978 

Courses Taught

PSYC 100: Introduction to Psychology  

PSYC 101: Introductory Seminar in Psyc

PSYC 270: Abnormal Psychology

PSYC 290: Psych Research and Statistics I

PSYC 291: Psych Research and Statistics II

PSYC 301: Psychology Professional Seminar

PSYC 360: Psychological Testing

PSYC 360: Measurement and Assessment 

PSYC 355: Human Sexuality

MATH 232: Introduction to Statistics


About Me

Dr. Foss received her Doctorate at the State University of New York at Albany and joined the MCLA faculty in 1987. She teaches Abnormal Psychology, Statistical & Research Methods in Psychology, Human Sexuality, Psychology of Women, and Psychological Testing. She has recently designed and offered a course in Forensic Psychology.

Dr. Foss research interests are in attributions of responsibility in coercive sexual behavior, and predictors of student satisfaction with their college experience. In the past, she has served as the chair of the Psychology Department, as president of the MCLA chapter of the Massachusetts State College Association, Associate Dean of Advising Services and Dean of Academic Affairs.