Susan Cloninger

Professor of Psychology

Contact Info

Email:  [email protected]        
Phone:  244-2071
Office:  Gurley 303-A

Degree Information

PhD & MA, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

BA, Valparaiso University
Title of dissertation:  Motivation and reactions to the work role among female performers and music teachers.  Dissertation Abstracts International, 36, 3125B-3126B.  University Microfilms No. 75-29, 294.  (1975)

Courses Taught

 PSY101: Introduction to Psychology
 PSY301: Social Psychology
 PSY403: Seminar
 PSY405: Senior Seminar
 PSY406: Personality Theory
 PSY425: Great Ideas in Psychology

Recent Publications

Theories of Personality: Understanding Persons.  Prentice Hall.  (6th edition is in preparation)
Conceptual issues in personality theory. In P. J. Corr & G. Matthews (Eds.) The Cambridge handbook of personality psychology (2009). New York: Cambridge University Press (pp. 3-26).

Professional Organizations

American Psychological Association
Association for Psychological Science
Eastern Psychological Association


Chair, Institutional Review Board (IRB)
Member, School of Professional and Continuing Education Curriculum Committee

Research Interest

Personality of the Self.