Dr. Pam Cartor

Dr. Pam Cartor, (email) Associate Professor in Psychology, completed her B.A. in Psychology at Stetson University, her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Tennessee (Knoxville), and her pre-doctoral internship at the Bingham Child Guidance Center in Louisville, Kentucky. She currently serves as Chair of the Psychology/Sociology/Criminal Justice Studies Department and she maintains a small clinical private practice.

She teaches the more clinically focused courses including Abnormal Psychology and Counseling & Psychotherapy. One of her favorite things about her job is working with students on career and graduate school preparation and she loves teaching the Professions in Psychology course and supervising internships.

Her research interests have included parenting behavior and conduct disorder in children, clergy child sexual abuse, personality factors and student performance, and the scholarship of teaching and learning. She is Past President of the Kentucky Psychological Association.

She is married to an I/O psychologist, Rick Cartor, and they have two kids who have grown up to be wonderful people.