Department Chair, Associate Professor
B.A., Huazhong Normal University
M.S., Ph.D., Brigham Young University
instructs: Statistics and Research Methods, Experimental Psychology, Testing & Measurement
research:Dr. Cai Studied at Huazhong Normal University and Brigham Young University, completing a Ph.D. in Applied Social Psychology. Her research interests are in effective parenting and coping, cognitive and social development, and culture differences.
Dr. Derek Zeigler
M.S., Ph.D. Ohio University
instructs: General Psychology, Behavior Modification, Psychological Experimentation, Learning & Behavior Analysis, Cognitive Psychology
research: Dr. Derek Zeigler received his Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology from Ohio University with a concentration in cognitive psychology and cognitive science. Dr. Zeigler’s cognitive research concerns the nature of learning — particularly how concept learning processes are influenced by training and expertise.