Dr. Stefanie Keen Named Chair of Psychology Department

August 24, 2017 at 5:16 pm

The College of Arts and Sciences at USC Upstate has named Dr. Stefanie Keen as the chair of the Psychology Department.

Dr. Keen replaces Dr. Kim Purdy, who was recently promoted to dean of the University College.

Dr. Keen earned a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Indiana University and is a licensed clinical psychologist. She teaches classes in child advocacy, research methods, trauma and posttraumatic stress, human development, and abnormal psychology. She is engaged in an active research program related to the psychological effects of traumatic stress including child maltreatment, intimate partner violence, and military-related trauma.