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Shawna Petersen-Brown joins Psychology Department

Dr. Petersen-Brown will begin teaching this Fall.


Dr. Shawna Petersen-Brown will be joining the Psychology Department this Fall. Dr. Petersen-Brown received her Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota in June of 2013; her dissertation work involved using theory to enhance literacy intervention outcomes. She has spent the past two years working as a school psychologist in South Washington County Schools, where she worked with elementary and secondary students.

Dr. Petersen-Brown enjoys spending time with her husband, Derek, her son, Duncan (11 months) and her dog, Maggie (8.5 years). She loves running, reading, and doing crossword puzzles. She's also originally from Nebraska (Go Huskers!)

Make sure to say "Hello!" to Dr. Peterson-Brown if you pass by her office in University Square this Fall!

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