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ACADEMIC AFFAIRS OFFICE

Academic Affairs office staff help in a variety of ways, from academic advising and ensuring a diverse faculty, staff, and student body; to oversight of academic programs and support for faculty members.

In addition to academic affairs, the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College has oversight for the Center for Career & Professional Development, the Center for Global Citizenship, the Center for Teaching and Learning, Diversity Affairs, Grace Doherty Library, Information Technology Services (including telecommunications), and the Registrar.

ACADEMIC AFFAIRS STAFF LISTING

Brian Cusato

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Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College • Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience Centre CollegePsychology, Behavioral Neuroscience Work Old Centre Work Phone: 859.238.5226
Biography

Brian Cusato joined Centre’s faculty in 2006 as assistant professor of psychology, became an associate professor and Centre Scholar in 2009, and a full professor in 2018. In 2016, Cusato was named associate dean of the College. For the 2018-19 academic year, he will serve as interim vice president of academic affairs and dean of the College.

Cusato’s research interests concern the behavioral mechanisms of learning in animals. He is most interested in adaptive specializations in learning, as well as the integration of biological, comparative and evolutionary approaches to the study of learned behavior. Cusato’s research has been supported by the National Institutes of Health, and findings from his experiments have been published in numerous journals including Animal Learning and Behavior, Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Behavioural Processes, The International Journal of Comparative Psychology, and Psychonomic Bulletin and Review.

Cusato received a B.A. in psychology from Muhlenberg College, a master’s degree from Bucknell University and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.

Email: b.cusato@centre.edu

File last updated: 05/16/18

CONTACT ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

The Academic Affairs office is located on the first floor of Old Centre.

Mailing Address:

Academic Affairs
Centre College
600 West Walnut Street
Danville, KY 40422

Telephone:

859.238.5343

Fax:

859.238.6977

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