Arlene Lundquist Faculty Page

 Arlene Lundquist, Ph.D.

Arlene R. Lundquist, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
208 Faculty Center
Utica College
Utica, NY 13502
TEL: (315) 792-3169

Professional Preparation:

University of Wisconsin at Madison, Ph.D., Child & Family Studies (1993)
Wake Forest University, M.A.Ed, Counseling (1987)
University of North Carolina at Greensboro, B.A.,Psychology (1978)

Teaching and Research Interests:


I have been broadly trained in life span development psychology and through my academic experiences have become a generalist in psychology, as well. My specific interest areas are adolescent and adult development (personality and social development), gender, and multicultural issues in psychology.

Course Syllabi

Previous courses taught

I have taught the following undergraduate and graduate level courses. Courses are undergraduate unless otherwise noted.

Introductory Psychology

Child/Adolescent psychology (Graduate & Undergraduate)

Developmental Psychology

Multicultural Issues in Psychology

Marriage and Family Issues

Adult Development and Aging

Introductory Statistics

Basic Counseling Skills

History and Systems of Psychology

Psychology of Human Relationships

Child and Family Relationships

Psychology of Gender

Gender & Communication

Qualitative Research Methods

Basic Counseling Skills (Graduate level)

Advanced Developmental Psychology (Graduate level)


My primary areas of interest are motivation to trust and academic motivation.  Previously I have conducted extensive research on personal relationships. In particular, I have investigated gender differences in romantic relationships and the influence of personality variables and social development on the initiation and maintenance of close friendships in both adulthood and adolescence.  




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