Name:  Tara Collins
Title:  Associate Professor
Education:  Ph.D.; Social Psychology; University of Kansas
M.A.; Psychological Research; California State University, Long Beach
B.A.; Psychology, Sociology; California State University, Long Beach
Office:  121 Kinard Hall   
Phone:  803/323-2469
Area(s):  Close Relationships, Sexuality, Attachment, Aggression


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Dr. Collins joined the Winthrop faculty in 2012 after completing her Ph.D. in Social Psychology at the University of Kansas.  Her research focuses broadly on topics related to close relationships and sexuality.

At Winthrop, Dr. Collins teaches Introduction to Psychology, Psychology as a Discipline and Profession, Statistics, and Research Methods.  She is also the Psi Chi Faculty Advisor and is excited to be a part of the Winthrop community!