Dr. Stephen Baker

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Position: Associate Professor of Psychology

Department: Cancer Care, Psychology

Office: Library 315


About Dr. Stephen Baker


  • Ph.D., Developmental Psychology - University of Houston
  • M.A., Psychology - University of Houston
  • M.A., Psychological Services - The Catholic University of America
  • B.A., Psychology and English - Rhode Island College


I am a developmental health psychologist with over 25 years of teaching experience in higher education. Currently I am serving as the chairperson for the psychology department and the Center for Rural Cancer Survivorship. My area of scholarship is cancer survivorship, with specific interests in autobiographical memory, identity, and the effects of rurality across the survivorship continuum.  

Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/stephenhbaker


Courses Taught

  • PSYC 101: Introduction to Psychology
  • PSYC 209: Lifespan Development
  • PSYC 305: Memory and Cognition
  • PSYC 421: The Rise and Fall of Autobiographical Memory
  • PSYC 421: The Child in the 21st Century
  • MSCC 500 - Principles of Clinical Research
  • MSCC 520 - Positive Psychology
  • MPH 516 - Biostatistics
  • MSCC 625 - Narrative Medicine