About Mary Pritchard

Dr. Mary Pritchard received her Ph.D. in experimental psychology with an emphasis in cognitive/social from the University of Denver, in 1999, and joined the Boise State University Psychology Department in 2004. Dr. Pritchard has research interests in health psychology, including health behaviors of college students and adolescents, obesity, eating disordered behaviors, body image, self-esteem, how personality impacts health, athlete stress and health, risky health behaviors, prejudice, and aging. A prolific writer, Dr. Pritchard has published in Eating and Weight Disorders, Personality and Individual Differences, and Academic Exchange Quarterly.

Positions

Present Professor, Department of Psychology, Boise State University
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Curriculum Vitae


Disciplines

None

Research Interests

Experimental Psychology and Disordered Eating

Honors and Awards

2011 - Service Learning Faculty of the Year Award, 2010 & 2011 - Faculty Mentor Awards, Top Ten Scholars Program, 2009 - Faculty Mentor Award, McNair Scholars Program, and 2006 - Outstanding Teaching Award from Boise State University’s Psi Chi chapter

Courses

  • Psychology of Health
  • Psychology of Aging
  • Social Psychology
  • Psychology of Eating


Contact Information

Email: marypritchard@boisestate.edu


Articles (46)

Contributions to Books (3)

Presentations (3)