Adam M. Levy, M.A.
Instructor of Psychology
Arcadia faculty member since 2006
- Office: Boyer 131
- Phone: 215-572-2900
- B.A. Beaver College (1998)
- M.A. Arcadia University (2001)
Mr. Levy’s research interests focus on the crossroads between social and personality psychology
and mental illness, and the use of theories from social and personality
psychology to provide a
paradigm to add perspective to the subtle forces contributing to
the etiology of mental illness and
maladaptive behaviors – both in the definition and categorization as well as the identification and
Arcadia Courses Taught
- Social Psychology Research and Design Lab (PY331)
- Introduction to Psychology (PY111)
- Personality Psychology Research and Design (PY332)
- Sex, Drugs, & Rock n’ Roll (FYSE)
- Social Psychology (For Non-Majors) (PY153)
- Addictive Behaviors (PY605)
- Adult Psychopathology (PY205)(PY572)
- Group Counseling (PY610)
(Student co-authors in bold)
Leathem, J., Baker, Z., Stoll, H.
, Levy, A. M., Miserandino, M., Malan, L., & Nienaber,
A., (2013, March). Obedience in the context of identity theft in the United States and
South Africa. 2013 Obedience to Authority Conference: Milgram’s experiments 50 years
on, Bracebridge, Ontario, Canada.
, Levy, A. M., & Miserandino, M. (2013, March). Does Milgram’s
Obedience to Authority Still Apply? Obedience in the context of identity theft. Poster
presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York,
Stoll, H., Baker, Z., DiOrio, A.
, Levy, A. M., Miserandino, M. (2013, March). The
effects of priming on self body image. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the
Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.
Coller, S. M., Santanello, H.
, Levy, A. & Miserandino, M. (2009, March). The
relationship between impulsivity, craving, and reactivity to smoking cues across
conditions. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological
Association, Pittsburgh, Pa.