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Dr. Paula Gill Lopez

Associate Professor of Psychology & Special Education
pgilllopez@fairfield.edu
o: Canisius Hall Rm 219
p: x2632

 

Paula Gill Lopez received her Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in Educational Psychology with a specialization in School Psychology. While working as a School Psychologist in Richmond, CA, she co-wrote curriculum and conducted workshops in cultural awareness, anger management, conflict mediation, and gang violence prevention for the West Contra Costa Human Relations Department. She helped organize and directed the Human Relations Academy from 1993-1994. In 1994, Paula joined the faculty in the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions at Fairfield University and has directed the school psychology program ever since. She has done training for the State Police, the State Educational Resource Center, and various school districts in the Northeast Region. She has presented at national and international conferences individually and with students. In 2008, she co-founded the School Psychology Student Association with graduate students in the program, and serves as the faculty sponsor.