Russell Douglas Whitman (aa1744)

University Information

Title: Dean
Unit: Deans Office Education
Department: College of Education

Contact Information

College of Education
5425 Gullen Mall
Detroit, 48202

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Department: Psychology
Title: Professor
Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications:
  • Baccalaureate: Syracuse U., Syracuse, N.Y., B.S., 1968 Graduate: Queen's University, 1968-1970 Brandeis U., Waltham, Mass., Ph.D.,1973 Licensure: Licensed Psychologist, Michigan
Awards and Grants:
  •  Presidential Award for Extraordinary Service to WayneStateUniversity, 2000

    Presidential Award for Extraordinary Service to WayneStateUniversity, 1997

    Recipient of WayneStateUniversity's "President's Award for Excellence in Teaching"

    National Academy of Neuropsychology, Fellow

Selected Publications:

 Milberg, W., Whitman, R.D. & Woodard, J. (In Press) Clinical Neuropsychology in APA Accredited Training Programs, In William Barr (Ed). History of APA Clinical Programs, APA Press.

Whitman, Doug, Lee Wurm, Erin Holcomb, Zhenni Wang, Jo Fu Liao, Sarah A. Van Dyke (2016). Hemispheric processing of Chinese hànzì and English words: a lateralized lexical decision study, Cogent Psychology, (2016), 3: 1135862

Helder, Emily J., Virginia Zuverza-Chavarria, R. Douglas Whitman (2016). Executive Functioning and Lateralized Semantic Priming in Older Adults, Cogent Psychology. 10.1080/23311908.2016.1182687.

Kristen L. Votruba, Lisa J. Rapport, R. Douglas Whitman, Alex Johnson, Scott Langenecker. (2013). Neuropsychological Functioning among Patients with Chronic Aphasia Predicts Improvement in Speech Language Therapy. Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation, 20(5):421-431

Vos, L., & Whitman, D. (2014). Maintaining perceptual constancy while remaining vigilant: Left hemisphere change blindness and right hemisphere vigilance. Laterality, Asymmetries of Body, Brain and Cognition, 19(2), 129-145. PMID: 23574348

Whitman, R. Douglas (2011). Cognition, Wiley Publishing, New York.

Russell Douglas Whitman

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