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Margaret A. Lloyd received her B.A. (psychology) from the University of Denver and her M.A. and Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Arizona. She is the author of Adolescence (1985, Harper & Row) and co-author (with Wayne Weiten) of Psychology Applied to Modern Life (1991, 1994, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2009; Wadsworth).

Dr. Lloyd has served as chair of the psychology departments at Suffolk University and Georgia Southern University and is the founding Chair of the Council for Undergraduate Psychology Programs. She is a past President of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology (Division 2 of the American Psychological Association), past Executive Director of the Societyís Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology, and currently serves on APAís Council of Representatives for the Society. She is a fellow of Divisions 1 and 2 of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Lloyd is Emerita Professor and Chair of Psychology at Georgia Southern University and a recipient of that institutionís Award for Excellence for Contributions to Instruction. [Updated June 22, 2008]

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Lloyd, M.A. (2008, June 22). Margaret A. Lloyd: Biographical Information. [Online]. Available:

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