Doreen Fairbank, professor of psychology, joined the Meredith faculty in 1991. In 1995, she founded the Meredith Autism Program which became one of Dr. Ivar Lovaas’ (UCLA) world-wide research replication sites. Fairbank co-advises Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology. She also enjoys supervising student research. Her students have presented at the Carolinas Psychology Conference, the National Conference for Undergraduate Research and at Meredith College’s Day of Achievement. Dr. Fairbank reviews for several journals, has published several research papers and has been an active presenter at national and international conferences. Recent paper presentations have been in the areas of autism and childhood traumatic stress.
Courses Taught: Statistics; Research Methods in Psychology; and The Psychology of Exceptional Individuals.
Ed.D. in Special Education Research, University of Alabama
M.Ed. in Special Education, Rutgers University
B.A. in Psychology/Biology, Rutgers University
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