Nancy Porter

Nancy Porter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
Coordinator of Undergraduate Psychology Department

Office Location:  St. Joseph Hall, Morton Wing, SJ14
Office Phone:  215.248.7119

Educational Background

  • B.S., Ursinus College
  • M.A., Villanova University
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Courses Taught

  • Child Development
  • Adolescent Development
  • Psychology of Women
  • Social Psychology
  • Nonviolence (ISP)
  • Adulthood and Aging
  • Movies and Mental Illness
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Theories of Personality
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Introduction to Women's Studies
  • Developmental Psychology

Future Courses

  • Psychology of Peace and Conflict
  • Psychology and finding "Meaning" in Life
  • Scholarly Interests
  • Social Inequality
  • Psychology of Peace
  • Women's Studies

"The Return of the Goddess" - chapter in Balancing the Scales An Examination of the Manipulation & Transformation of Symbolic Concepts of Women. University Press of America, 2003