- UW-Whitewater College of Letters and Sciences
Dr. Thomas holds a BA in psychology from Purdue University Calumet, a MS in cognitive and behavioral sciences from Illinois State University, and a Ph.D. in experimental psychology from the University of Cincinnati. Before arriving at the University of Whitewater-Wisconsin in 2018, he completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Utah. Dr. Thomas teaches Introductory Psychology (PSYCH 211), Research Methods (PSYCH 216), Psychology of Perception (PSYCH 305), and Introduction to the Psychology Major (PSYCH 101). Dr. Thomas is the head of the Remembering, Acting, and Perceiving (RAP) lab. He does research on perception, action, and memory with the goal of understanding how people control their actions, the relationship between perception and memory, and how people remember to do things in the future.