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Mark Palumbo

Office: Uhler Hall 205

Office Phone: 724-357-2374


Fall 2015 Office Hours

  • Tuesday 12:30–2:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 12:30–2:00 p.m.

Note: Other hours by appointment

Department Activities: Friday, 12:15–1:25 p.m.

How I Became Interested in Psychology

I first became interested in persons with developmental disabilities. I wondered what made them different from other people. I then started taking classes and learned about how the basics were applied in the workplace, and the rest is history!

Areas of Interest

Employee and Academic Selection, Training, and Assessment

Current Research and Professional Projects

Test Development: Study Skills Knowledge; Identification of Other Cognitive Predictors of Academic Success—for Use in Test Design, Implementation, and Assessment; Reducing Selection Disparities among Minorities through Testing


PhD, Human Factors and Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Wright State University, 2007

MS, Human Factors and Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Wright State University, 2004

BS, Psychology, 2000: The Pennsylvania State University

Courses Taught

Undergraduate: General Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Historical Trends in Psychology

Graduate: Historical Trends in Psychology

  • Psychology Department
  • Uhler Hall, Room 101
    1020 Oakland Avenue
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2426
  • Fax: 724-357-2214
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.