Department of Psychology

R. Bruce Thompson Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology
Dr. R. Bruce Thompson

Office Location

536 Science

Faculty Office Hours Fall 2022

by appointment


(207) 780-4739

Academic Degrees

  • University of Edinburgh, Ph.D.


Developmental Psychologist

University of Edinburgh, Ph.D.


Teaching Fall 2022

PSY 220 Psychology of the Lifespan (In-person)

PSY 323 Psychology of Infancy & Childhood (In-person) 









Research Interests

Social-cognitive development

Language acquisition

Gender differences