Samuel K. Rock, Jr., Ph.D.

Ph.D. (1975) The Pennsylvania State University
M.S. (1971) The Pennsylvania State University
B.A. (1996) Washington & Jefferson College

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Central Academic Building 351F
(210) 784-2207

Samuel K. Rock, Jr., Ph.D.

Research Interests:

  • Statistics learning

Courses Taught:

  • Statistics
    Lifespan Development
    Critical Thinking


Dr. Rock was Assistant Professor of Psychology at Washington & Jefferson after completion of his Ph.D. After four years he returned to active duty in the US Army as a Research Psychologist, and served around the world including Germany and Korea. After his retirement he was a Program Director at The Psychological Corporation, and later a researcher for USAA. Dr. Rock was the first Psychology faculty member when TAMUSA opened in 2000 [as the TAMUK – System Center San Antonio], and has been teaching at TAMUSA continuously since that time. Dr. Rock has also taught psychology courses at the Univ. of Maryland, UTSA, and Palo Alto College.

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