Faculty Profile

Dr. Erin A. Kennedy

ekennedy@lhup.edu | 305 Robinson Hall, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2433

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2005  Ph.D., Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO

2002  M.S.(R), Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO

1998  B.A., Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, PA

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Adolescent Development, Lifespan Development, Writing for Psychology,History and Systems of Psychology

Courses Developed: History and Systems of Psychology (resurrected)

Professional Publications:

Kennedy, E. A. (2012). College-level teaching tips for the new or veteran teacher [Book review]. PsycCRITIQUES, 57(19). 

Thomson, N. R., Kennedy, E. A., & Kuebli, J. E. (2011). Attachment formation among deaf infants and their primary caregivers: Is being deaf a risk factor for insecure attachment? In D. H. Zand & K. Pierce (Eds.), Risk and resilience: Adaptation within the context of being deaf. New York: Springer Publishing. 

Kuebli, J. E. & Kennedy, E. A. (2004, December 22). The Next Wave in Bullying Research and Practice [Review of the books Bullying in American Schools: A Social-Ecological Perspective on Prevention and Intervention and Bullying, Peer Harassment, and Victimization in the Schools: The Next Generation of Prevention]. PsycCRITIQUES—Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, 49 (Suppl. 13), Article 8. 

Malmstrom, T. K., Kennedy E. A., & Korn, J. H. (2004).  Videotaping teaching: Student and teacher viewpoints.  Teaching of Psychology, 31, 185-188. 

Professional Presentations:

Hackney, A. & Kennedy, E. A. (2011). Academic bullying: Causes, consequences, and solutions. Paper presented at the 23rd Annual Southeastern Conference on the Teaching of Psychology, Atlanta, GA.

Schulze, F., Mitchell, T. L., & Kennedy, E. A. (November, 2010). Campus Climate and GLBT Students. Poster presented at the annual American Public Health Association Conference, Denver, CO.

Cameron, L., Hunter, M., Santana, L., Schlegel, E., Kennedy, E. A., & Ingram, Y. (May, 2008). Pennsylvania Certified Athletic Trainers’ Knowledge of and Compliance with Current Rules and Regulations. Poster presented at Meeting of the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society, Camp Hill, PA.

Kennedy, E. A. & Kuebli, J. E. (April, 2006).  Relational victimization and depressive symptoms: Is stress-reactive rumination a mediator of this relationship? Poster presented at the Conference on Human Development, Louisville, KY.

Kusto, A. R. & Kennedy, E. A. (April, 2006).  The portrayal of developmental psychology: Comparing textbooks and instructors.  Poster presented at the Conference on Human Development, Louisville, KY.

Areas of Research: Adolescence, bullying, social development