Faculty Profile

Stanley Hughes, Ph.D.

Part Time Assistant Professor

Dickmeyer Hall


Dr. Hughes joined the staff in 1993 after a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California in Child Psychology. He retired in 2011 but continues to teach part time for the department. He has interests in developmental psychopathology, especially the effects of violence on children. His current work is on the influence of family relationships on development in late adolescence. He teaches courses in Child and Adolescent Development, Psychology of Personality, and History of Systems in Psychology. Dr. Hughes formerly directed the practicum and field placement program for the department and has won a number of teaching awards. 


M.A., Ph.D. - University of Rhode Island 1991
B.A., M.Ed. - University of Virginia