Faculty Profile

Stanley Hughes, Ph.D.

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. Currently he is Assistant Professor of Psychology and an active leader of our graduate program in Counseling Psychology. 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 has won a number of teaching awards. He also directs the practicum and field placement program for our department.


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