Nancy Dess

Professor Nancy Dess
Professor, Psychology; Advisory Committee, Neuroscience
B.A., UCLA Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Appointed In: 
1986
Office: 
Swan Hall #324
Hours: 

W 9:30-11:30am via Zoom drop-in and 11:30am-12:30pm by appointment.

Nancy Dess' work is rooted in the ancient underpinnings of mammalian behavior.

Her focus is on eating and emotion--their interactions and role in human problems such as anxiety, depression, and eating disorders. She teaches introduction to psychology, methods & statistics, perception, learning, evolutionary psychology, motivation & emotion, and writing seminars.