Laura VandenAvond


Office: 1308 New Science Facility 
Phone: (906) 227-2147


Ph.D., Loyola University 

Laura VandenAvond joins the Department of Psychological Science as an Instructor on a one-year appointment. Laura earned a Master's degree in Developmental Psychology from Illinois State University and also earned a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from Loyola University. Laura has an extensive professional background including positions as a grant evaluator, research analyst, and project manager. She is an experienced psychology instructor and has recently served as an Advanced Online Teaching Fellow for University of Wisconsin, Green Bay. At NMU, she will be teaching Child Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and courses in the General Psychology curriculum.