Brenda S. Smith, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology
(805) 565-6113

Office Location

Winter Hall 334

Office Available

Wednesday and Friday 8:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. & by appointment


Cognitive, Developmental, Moral Development


Dr. Smith earned her doctorate from Wayne State University. She is a cognitive psychologist with research interests in the effects of multimedia on learning and memory processes, development of methods to assess moral development, and the nature of persuasion and influence in the pharmaceutical representative/doctor relationship. She joined the faculty in 1989.