Kurt Frey

Assistant Professor of Psychology

About

Dr. Frey has been teaching for 20+ years, mainly at Yale University and the University of Bridgeport. He has taught over twenty different undergraduate/graduate courses, including Social Psychology, Personality Psychology, Psychology and Religion, Human Sexuality, and Perspectives on Human Nature. He has published several empirical articles in premiere journals, has given numerous invited presentations, and is the co-author of a book entitled “Experiments with People: Revelations from Social Psychology (2nd Edition).” He is currently finishing up a second book: “Theories about People: Wisdom from Social Psychology.” Dr. Frey embraces a bio-psycho-social-spiritual model of human being.

Education

  • PhD, Purdue University
  • MS, Purdue University
  • BA, Millersville University

Accomplishments

  • Dr. Frey has received several awards, including the “Yale University Junior Faculty Fellowship” and the University of Bridgeport’s “Distinguished Professor of the Year, 2000.”

Areas of Expertise/Interest

  • Social Cognition
  • Social Psychological Experiments/Theories
  • Personality Theories
  • Meta-Motivation and Intra-Individual Differences
  • Psychology and Religion/Spirituality
  • Sexual Scripts
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Staff Information
Campus Address
Doering 204
Department
Psychology