Department of Psychology

R. Bruce Thompson Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology
Dr. R. Bruce Thompson

Office Location

536 Science

Faculty Office Hours Spring 2018

By Appointment


(207) 780-4739

Academic Degrees

  • University of Edinburgh, Ph.D.


Thompson's Professional Web Page

Developmental Psychologist

University of Edinburgh, Ph.D.

Teaching Spring 2018

PSY 220 Psychology of the Lifespan

PSY 323 Psychology of Infancy and Childhood

PSY/SBS 399 (Team taught with Dr. Carol Nemeroff) Psychology or Regulatory Compliance and Policy




Research Interests

Social-cognitive development

Language acquisition

Gender differences