Clare Conry-Murray, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Saint Joseph’s University. Dr. Conry-Murray is a developmental psychologist who studies social and moral development in children, adolescents and adults. Her primary focus is on social reasoning and judgments about science. She also examines the role of culture in moral judgments, with studies in West Africa and Korea.
Dr. Conry-Murray received her B.A. in interdisciplinary studies from The Evergreen State College. She received a M.Ed. in Secondary Education with a focus on teaching in urban schools from Boston College. She taught high school for three years in the Boston Public Schools before attending University of California, Berkeley, where she received a Ph.D. in Human Development and Education. She has taught at the University of Rochester as a Visiting Assistant Professor, and Penn State University, Beaver as an Assistant Professor. She joined the faculty at St. Joseph’s University in 2013.