Faculty


  • Douglas Alards-TomalinDouglas Alards-Tomalin
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (U of Manitoba)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Doug Alards-Tomalin is a cognitive psychologist with a focus on attention, perception and sensation. Generally, he’s interested in how people form int ... [more]


    Deyar AsmaroDeyar Asmaro
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (SFU)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Deyar is interested in studying the effects of psychoactive substances and extreme environments on human cognition and behavior. His current published ... [more]


    Leonard George 2Leonard George
    B.Sc. (U of Toronto), M.A., Ph.D. (U of Western Ontario)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Dr. Leonard George's interests include historical & philosophical aspects of psychology, anomalistic & health psychology, psychology and the arts, & s ... [more]


    Psychology headAlberta Girardi
    B.A. (U of Ottawa), M.A., Ph.D. (Carleton U)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Dr. Alberta Girardi joined the faculty at Capilano University in 2016 and is currently teaching Introductory Psychology, Child Development, and Adoles ... [more]


    Danielle Labossiere 2Danielle Labossiere
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (U of Manitoba)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Dr. Danielle Labossière is a cognitive psychologist who teaches Psychology 100 and 101, Adolescent Development, Cognitive Psychology, and Theories of ... [more]


    DanyaelDanyael Lutgens
    B.A. (SFU), M.Sc. (Maastricht U), Ph.D. (McGill U)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Danyael Lutgens just returned back to BC from Montreal where she spent her PhD researching the effects of psychological and psychosocial interventions ... [more]


    Psychology headLaura MacKay
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (SFU)
    Manager Centre for Teaching Excellence - Psychology

    Dr. Laura MacKay is a health psychologist whose research focuses on factors that influence health and well-being during adolescence. Specifically, her ... [more]


    Psychology headHammond Tarry
    M.A., DPhil (U of Oxford)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Dr. Hammond Tarry started at Capilano in January 2007, having moved to BC from the UK in early 2006. He currently teaches Introductory Psychology, Gro ... [more]


    Psychology headSally Walters
    B.A., (UBC), M.A., Ph.D. (SFU)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Dr. Sally Walters is an evolutionary psychologist with a particular interest in the human consequences of living in contemporary environments that ... [more]


    Janet WatersJanet Waters
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (SFU)
    Instructor - Psychology

    Check out my Capilano e-portfolio!  I'll be on research leave over the coming year, doing research on student study strategies in this digital age.  I will be posting my findings on my research blog over the coming year  - keep in touch!