Cynthia Koenig
Associate Professor of Psychology - at SMCM since 2002

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Departments: Psychology
Office: Goodpaster Hall, Room 133
Phone: 240-895-4344


B.S., Kennesaw State University (1993); M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida (1999, 2002).

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

Courses Taught:

  • Adulthood and Aging
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Lifespan Development
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Lab in Cognitive Psychology
  • Special Topics: Death, Dying, and Bereavement
  • St. Mary's Projects

Research Interests

Cognitive Psychology: deductive reasoning and analogical transfer in problem solving.
Adult Development and Aging: personality and life transitions, successful aging, adulthood relocation, spirituality and dying well.
Teaching: pedagogy and introductory psychology textbook analysis.