Psychology Department

Mary Coussons-Read, PhD

Mary Coussons-Read, PhD

Department Chair, Professor

Columbine Hall 4011

Work : (719) 255-3107
mcousson@uccs.edu

Office Hours

Wednesday:  9:00am-11:00am
(Starting 9/13/17)
& By Appointment

Education

Postdoctoral TrainingDevelopmental Psychobiology, Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, 1994-1996
PhD Biological Psychology and Neurobiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1994
BS Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, 1989

Courses Taught

PSY 3060 - Health Psychology
PSY 3130 - Learning and Cognition
PSY 3550 - Psychology of Women
PSY 4270 - Seminar in Biopsychology

Honors and Awards

2011 University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Outstanding Faculty Achievement Award
2009 University of Colorado System Elizabeth Gee Memorial Lectureship
2005 University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Science Excellence in Research Award
2005 University of Colorado Denver Downtown Denver Campus-Wide Faculty Service Award

2004 University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Science Excellence in Service Award
2004 University of Colorado Emerging Leaders Program
2003 University of Colorado Denver Teacher of the Year

2003 University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Science Excellence in Teaching Award

2003 University of Colorado Denver Faculty Fellowship

2001, 2004 Council for Advancement and Support of Education Professor of the Year Nominee
2000 Faculty for the 21st Century, Project Kaleidoscope

1999 University of Colorado Denver Distinguished Service Award

1997 Young Investigator Award 7th Annual Symposium on AIDS, Drugs of Abuse, and the Neuroimmune Axis

1995 Young Investigator Award 5th Annual Symposium on Drugs of Abuse, Immunomodulation, and AIDS

1993 Distinguished Predoctoral Fellow in PsychoNeuroImmunology, PsychoNeuroImmunology Research Society

Representative and Recent Service/Leadership Roles

UCCS Psychology Department Chairperson, 2017-present

 
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