James Madison University

Claire Lyons, Ph.D.

Professor

PHOTO: Claire Lyons
  • Office: Miller Hall, Room 1181
  • Phone: 540-568-7660
  • Email: lyonscw@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    Department of Psychology
    91 E. Grace Street, MSC 7704
    James Madison University
    Harrisonburg, VA 22807

Education

  • Ph.D. - The Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Masters - University of Limerick, Ireland
  • Bachelors - Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Teaching

  • Psyc 160: Life-Span Human Development
  • Psyc 200/400: Study Abroad, Ireland & America – A Cross-Cultural Study of Identity

Research Interests

  • Social and Emotional Development, particularly in young adults
  • Stress, resilience and coping
  • Effective teaching in large groups