Jack Hill

(712) 274-5145
Professor

Professor of psychology and department chair. Teaches counseling, group counseling and psychological testing. His primary research interests include techniques of college teaching and the philosophical aspects of psychology. Education: B.S., Manchester College; M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.

Shannon Claxton

(712) 274-5410
Assistant Professor

Assistant professor of psychology. Teaches courses in social psychology, personality, and research methods. Her primary research interests focus on romantic and sexual relationships. Education: B.A., Cornell College; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University.

Shannon De Clute

(712) 274-5319
Assistant Professor

Assistant professor of psychology. Teaches abnormal, professional seminar, group counseling, developmental, psychology of gender, and the history of psychology. Research interests center around teaching pedagogy and student issues. Education: B.S., Morningside College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Akron

Jessica LaPaglia

(712) 274-5152
Assistant Professor

Assistant professor of psychology. Teaches courses in learning and memory, research methods, and biopsychology. Her primary research interests focus on applied issues in memory. Education: B.A., Augsburg College; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

Jessica Pleuss

(712) 274-5292
Assistant Professor

Assistant professor of psychology. Teaches general psychology, developmental, child and adolescent, and adulthood and aging. Research interests center around teaching pedagogy and student issues. Education: B.S., Valparaiso University; M.A., Ph.D., Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota.