Author Maurya Boyd

Maurya Boyd '87 is a Davidson alumna with a Master's and PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the Ohio State University. She joined the faculty of Davidson in 1992 as the first female alumna in a tenure track position. In 1996 Dr. Boyd decided to take time off to raise her family. She returned to teaching at Davidson in 2007 as a visiting professor. The courses she teaches include General Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Research Design and Analysis, and Issues in Psychology.

Parental Advice Wall Center Classrooms

Many college parents and guardians are confronted with the challenge of how to handle their students’ academic struggles. Like the other intellectually curious and intelligent students on Davidson’s campus, your child was likely a star student in high school. Suddenly…