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San Diego State University, California, USA
r. Cronan is Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University. Dr. Cronan earned her B.A. and M.A. degrees in psychology at San Diego State University, and completed her doctoral studies at Michigan State University. She returned to San Diego where for five years she directed research projects for several organizations, including the Naval Health Research Center and the Navy Personnel Research and Development Center. During this time she also was a lecturer for San Diego State University, teaching Experimental Psychology, Physiological Psychology, and Statistics. She joined the full-time faculty at SDSU in 1991. Professor Cronan has received over twelve million dollars in grant funding over the years, published 80 articles in peer-reviewed journals, and authored over 300 conference presentations, almost all of them with student co-authors. She has taken hundreds of students to WPA, where several have won awards.
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