Personal Relationships

Dr. Stacey L. MacKinnon
Stacey is now an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Prince Edward Island. She conducted both her master’s and doctoral theses on risk in romantic relationships.

Dr. Vicki Deveau
Vicki is now a consultant with PROVOKE. Her dissertation was the seminal study in our lab on revenge in romantic relationships.

Dr. Sarah J. Watkins
Sarah is now a Clinical Psychologist at McMaster Children’s Hospital. She studied infidelity for her doctoral thesis.

Dr. Alishia Alibhai
Instructor, Bow Valley College
Alishia conducted her master’s thesis on revenge in romantic relationships. For her dissertation, she conducted a content analysis of films containing revenge as a major theme.

Dr. Rebecca Malhi
Rebecca examined interracial relationships for her doctoral thesis.

Rowan Sciban, MSc.
Rowan Sciban completed his master’s thesis on power and revenge in romantic relationships in fall 2012. He is now working as a Business Analyst/Business Intelligence Consultant with Idea.ca.

Dr. K. “Eddie” Sheppard
For his dissertation, K. E. “Eddie” Sheppard studied the dissolution of romantic relationships, with a focus on coping, attachment, and the errors people make in predicting their emotional responses to break ups. Eddie is now a sessional instructor at the U of C and a strategist with Stormy Lake Consulting.

Dr. Kyler R. Rasmussen
Kyler is working as a sessional instructor at Mount Royal University. Check out a news article about one of Kyler’s most recently published studies (published in the Journal of Adolescence) here.