Social Sciences

Wayne Norman, Head of Social Sciences Department
Professor
Ph.D. – Experimental Psychology, Washington State University, WA
M.S. – Experimental Psychology, Washington State University, WA
B.A. – Psychology, Whitman College, WA
Teaching Area: Psychology

Gina Levickienė, Social Sciences Faculty
Assistant Professor
M.A. – Counseling, Regent University
B.A. – English, LCC International University
Email: glevickiene@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Psychology, student life
Research Interests: Positive Youth Development; Community–engaged research of Lions Quest program, Preventative school–based self–esteem programs

Jennifer Schneider, Social Sciences Faculty
Associate Professor
Ph.D. – Evolution, Ecology and Behavior, University at Buffalo, the State University of New York
M.S. – Cognitive and Behavioral Ecology, Memorial University of Newfoundland
M.T.S. – Ministry and Theological Studies, Northwest Baptist Seminary
B.S. – Biology, University of Puget Sound
Email: jschneider@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Research Statistics, Behavioral Genetics, Neuropsychology, Cognitive Psychology, Thesis
Research Interests: Computational neuroscience, Auditory perception, Learning and memory, Animal communication

Julija Gaiduk, Social Sciences Faculty
Associate Professor
M.A. – Counseling, Regent University
B.A. – English, LCC
Email: jgaiduk@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Psychology
Research Interests: Marriage and Family, Parenting and adoption, Community seminars/ support groups for marriages and adoptive/foster families

Jurgita Babarskienė, Social Sciences Faculty
Assistant Professor
M.C.S. – Marriage, Family and Community, Regent College
B.A. – English, LCC International University
Email: jbabarskiene@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Interpersonal Communication, Human Development, Practicum
Research Interests: Housework allocation in marriages: expectations vs. actual practice; Student attitudes about household chore division; Superstitious beliefs and their impact on life and learning.

Ina Kamaitytė, Counselor/Social Sciences Faculty
Instructor
M.A. – Pastoral Counseling, Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary
B.A. – Philology, Vilnius University
Email: ikamaityte@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Psychology, Counseling
Research Interests: Integration of psychology, theology, and anthropology, Religion and Jungian psychology, Analysis of symbols, Ethnographic dimensions of personality and behavior, Professional ethics in counseling, Spiritual transformation in counseling; Wisdom as human characteristic

Giedrė Norman, Social Sciences Faculty
Assistant Professor
M.A. – Conflict Management/Mediation, Fresno Pacific University
B.A. – English, LCC International University
Email: ggadeikyte@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Peace and Conflict Studies
Research Interests: Collective memories, Social capital, and Conflict transformation

Emmy Irobi, Social Sciences Faculty
Assistant Professor
Email: eirobi@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Conflict Studies, Negotiations

Kenneth Stoltzfus, Social Sciences Faculty
Visiting Professor
Ph. D. – Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, OH
M.S.W. – Temple University, PA
B.S. – Secondary Education: Social Sciences, Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, PA
Email: kstoltzfus@lcc.lt
Teaching Area: Psychology, Counseling

Lisa Harder, Social Sciences Faculty
Instructor
Email: lharder@lcc.lt
Teaching areas: Counseling

David Cecil, Social Sciences Faculty
Visiting Associate Professor
Email:dcecil@lcc.ltTeaching areas: Abnormal Psychology