Dr. Kothmann Paskos is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair of the Faculty Compensation Committee.

Dr. Kothmann Paskos teaches in Psychology in BSS and believes teaching should be interactive and fun. She incorporates games, demonstrations and activities in her lectures. She encourages participation and strives to make students feel comfortable sharing their ideas. Dr. Kothmann Paskos tries to motivate them to challenge the course concepts and continue their learning outside of the classroom. Teaching allows her to be a perpetual student. She loves sharing information with and learning from students. Dr. Kothmann Paskos enjoys following students' growth and achievements during their time at St. Edward’s, which is unique to a small university environment.

Education

Ph.D. Rice University, Psychology: Cognitive Neuroscience track, February 2006

M.S. The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), Experimental Psychology, August 2000

B.A. Southwest Texas State University, Psychology with Anthropology minor, May 1998