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Danielle Geerling
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Danielle Geerling

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Danielle Geerling is a social psychologist who studies issues related to motivation and diversity, and the intersection of those topics. Her research on the social and psychological factors that keep students engaged in college-level psychology courses carries a goal of understanding how to make higher education an enjoyable, motivating, equitable space for all students.

Find more information on the research taking place in Geerling’s Motivation and Diversity (Mot-Div) Lab.

  • PSYC 100 Introductory Psychological Science
  • PSYC 210 Social Psychology
  • PSYC 240 Stereotypes, Prejudice, and Discrimination
  • PSYC 301 Basic Principles and Methods of Psychological Research
  • PSYC 305 Interpersonal & Intergroup Relations
  • PSYC 400 Motivation

  • B.A. – Psychology, Marquette University
  • M.S. – Social Psychology, University of Utah
  • Ph.D. – Social Psychology, University of Utah