Eddie M. Clark, PhD

Department of Psychology
Saint Louis University
Morrissey Hall 2819
3700 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO  63108
Phone (314) 977-2272
Email:  eddie.clark@health.slu.edu
Social Psychology Network Site:   http://eddie.clark.socialpsychology.org/ 

Spring 2018 Office Hours:   Monday, Wednesday  2:15 - 3:45 or by appointment.

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B.A.        Northwestern University (Psychology)
M.A.       Ohio State University (Social Psychology)
Ph.D.      Ohio State University (Social Psychology)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Behavioral Medicine, University of Memphis

Overview of Teaching and Research Interests

Dr. Clark is a social psychologist with two major areas of interest:
(1) Close Relationships, especially relationship satisfaction and commitment, unrequited love, perceptions of infidelity, relationship maintenance, and relationships between ex-romantic partners.
(2) Health Attitudes and Persuasion, especially culturally appropriate health communication and the underlying mechanisms/mediators of the religiosity-health behaviors relationship.

Dr. Clark teaches undergraduate courses in General Psychology, Health Psychology, African American Psychology, and Close Relationships. He also teaches graduate courses in the Social Psychology of Attitudes, Social Psychology of Close Relationships, and Research Methods and Social Psychology. Occasionally, he teaches a graduate seminar on the Social Psychology of


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No one is born is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his
religion.  People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love
comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.   --- Nelson Mandela

What you know today can affect what you do tomorrow.  But what you know today can not affect what you did yesterday.    -- Condeleeza Rice

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